Fauquier County Public Library

Calendar

Sep
22
Fri
Book Cellar Open @ John Barton Payne Building (Basement)
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Find bargains on nearly new and used books starting at 50 cents, including a large selection of paperback and hard cover books by popular authors; inventory is refreshed every week and selected items are marked for special sales; a variety of subjects are represented and include movies (VHS and DVD), music, LPs and CDs; sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library; call (540) 341-3447 to volunteer or for more information.

Preschool Story Time @ John Marshall branch library
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Independent story time for 3- to 5-year-old children; parents and caregivers must remain in the children’s areas

Sep
23
Sat
Book Cellar open @ John Barton Payne Bldg. basement
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Find bargains on nearly new and used books starting at 50 cents, including a large selection of paperback and hard cover books by popular authors; inventory is refreshed every week and selected items are marked for special sales; a variety of subjects are represented and include movies (VHS and DVD), music, LPs and CDs; sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library; call (540) 439-1939 to volunteer or for more information.

Sep
25
Mon
Baby Steps Story Time @ Warrenton Library
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

30-minute program for infants up to 15 months old. Babies will have fun bouncing, seeing finger plays and signing to rhymes and songs with their caregivers.

Scrabble @ John Marshall Library
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join others at the library for games.

Marshall Evening Book Club @ John Marshall Branch Library
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

New members welcome; free; no registration; sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library.

2017 selections:

Feb. 27            Tribe: on Homecoming and Belonging (Sebastian Junger)

March 27        Between the World and Me (Ta-Nehisi Coates)

April 24           To the Bright Edge of the World (Eowyn Ivey)

May 22           Thirteen Reasons Why (Jay Asher)

June 26           Breakfast at Tiffany’s (Truman Capote)

July 31            News of the World (Paulette Jiles)

Aug. 28           The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper (Phaedra Patrick)

Sept. 25           The Life We Bury (Allen Eskins)

Oct. 30             The Door (Magda Szabó)

Nov. 27           A Gentleman in Moscow (Amor Towles)

Dec. 18            Holiday Party

Sep
26
Tue
Half Pints Story Time @ Warrenton Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Stories, songs and activities for 13- to 24-month-old children with a parent or caregiver

Book ‘N Stitchers @ John Marshall Library
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Bring new and old projects and patterns. Share tips and ideas while discussing your favorite books. Novice “stitchers” welcome.

Homework Help for school-age children @ Bealeton branch library
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Free homework help for elementary and middle school children by Liberty High School National Honor Society members; no registration required; students should bring in specific school work that they need help with.

GED Classes @ Bealeton Library Depot
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Piedmont Regional Adult and Career Education Programs provides free GED classes for all four GED tests (science, RLA – reading and language arts, social studies and math). Registration is required.