Fauquier County Public Library

Calendar

Aug
17
Thu
Mystery Book Club @ John Barton Payne Bldg.
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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

Members will discuss the following titles in 2017:

Jan. 19:      The Murder of Mary Russell by Laurie King

Feb. 16:      Any book by Peter Tremayne

March 16:  All the Flowers are Dying by Lawrence Block

April 20:    A Fatal Enquiry by Will Thomas

May 18:     Crazy M0untain Kiss by Keith McCafferty

June 15:     An Obvious Fact by Craig Johnson

July 20:     The Snowman by Jo Nesbo

Aug. 17:      The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

Sept. 21:     Exhume by Danielle Girard

Oct. 19:      Any book by Ann Cleeves

Nov. 16:     Multiple Exposure by Ellen Crosby

Dec. 21:     Year in Review and Book Chat

 

Writing Group @ Warrenton Library
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join other adults who write and are looking to share their writing, get feedback from other writers.

Bealeton Book Club meeting @ Bealeton Branch Library
Aug 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Members will hold their annual planning meeting; new members welcome; sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library.

GED Classes @ Bealeton Library Depot
Aug 17 @ 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.

Aug
18
Fri
Book Cellar Open @ John Barton Payne Building (Basement)
Aug 18 @ 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.

Aug
19
Sat
Book Cellar open @ John Barton Payne Bldg. basement
Aug 19 @ 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.

Aug
20
Sun
Book Cellar Open (Special Summer Hours) @ John Barton Payne Bldg. (basement)
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

New selections added weekly; featuring books, movies and music for all ages; proceeds benefit the library and support programs for children, teens and adults. Sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library; John Barton Payne Building basement, 2 Courthouse Square, Warrenton; call 341-3447 to volunteer or for more information.

Aug
21
Mon
Baby Steps Story Time @ Warrenton Library
Aug 21 @ 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.

Eclipse Viewing Party at the Library @ Warrenton Central Library
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

View the eclipse at your local library, from home, or work with special eclipse viewing glasses compliments of StarNet and the NASA@My Library program. Glasses will be available (1 pair/person) beginning July 21 while supplies last. If you opt to purchase your own set of eclipse viewing glasses, check the American Astronomical Society’s list of Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers.

Eclipse Viewing Party at the Library @ John Marshall Branch Library
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

View the eclipse at your local library, from home, or work with special eclipse viewing glasses compliments of StarNet and the NASA@My Library program. Glasses will be available (1 pair/person) beginning July 21 while supplies last. If you opt to purchase your own set of eclipse viewing glasses, check the American Astronomical Society’s list of Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers.