Fauquier County Public Library

Calendar

Jul
22
Mon
STEAM for Tweens: Snap and Paper Circuits @ Bealeton branch library
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Complete a snap circuit to run a fan, light a bulb, or sound a horn. Apply the engineering principles you learn by creating a paper circuit card that lights up! Open to children ages 9-12; registration required; (540) 422-8500, ext. 3.

Three-Ring Circus Story Time @ John Marshall Branch Library
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Run away and join the circus for the afternoon! This story time will feature books and activities from under the big top. Walk the tightrope, leap through a ring of fire, or just clown around. Recommended for K – 3rd grade.

Jul
23
Tue
SPLAT (Science, Play, Language, Arts, Technology) @ John Marshall Branch Library
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Children ages 6-8 will learn about the world of science and technology with fun experiments, get creative with arts and crafts, and discover awesome books.

SPLAT (Science, Play, Language, Arts, Technology) @ Warrenton Central Library
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Children ages 6-8 will learn about the world of science and technology with fun experiments, get creative with arts and crafts, and discover awesome books.

Jul
24
Wed
Three-Ring Circus Story Time @ Bealeton branch library
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Run away and join the circus for the afternoon! This story time will feature books and activities from under the big top. Walk the tightrope, leap through a ring of fire, or just clown around. Recommended for K – 3rd grade.

Jul
25
Thu
STEAM for Tweens: 4-H Makey Makey with Blackout Poetry @ John Marshall Branch Library
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

In this ultimate STEAM program, learn to use coding and technology skills to program a Makey Makey to “read” blackout poetry you create! Open to children ages 9-12; registration required; (540) 422-8500, ext. 4.

SPLAT (Science, Play, Language, Arts, Technology) @ Bealeton branch library
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Children ages 6-8 will learn about the world of science and technology with fun experiments, get creative with arts and crafts, and discover awesome books.

Three-Ring Circus Story Time @ Warrenton Central Library
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Run away and join the circus for the afternoon! This story time will feature books and activities from under the big top. Walk the tightrope, leap through a ring of fire, or just clown around. Recommended for K – 3rd grade.

Jul
27
Sat
Bright Star Touring Theatre “One Small Step …” The Real-life Journey to Outer Space @ Bealeton branch library
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This tale marks the history of flight and space travel from the ancient tale of Icarus, to the first flights of the Wright Brothers on the beaches at Kitty Hawk, to the Great Space Race of the 1960s and beyond! Your young pilots and astronauts will be thrilled to learn about the real life characters that took One Small Step! Recommended for Pre-K to 5th grade audiences.

Bright Star Touring Theatre “Beauty and the Beast” @ John Barton Payne Bldg.
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

First published by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve, this is the classic tale of Belle, a young woman whose complicated life leads her to leave her home village to live with a Beast in his mountain castle. Join Lenny and Mabel, the “greatest actors in the world” as they bring this classic work of literature to life. This heartwarming tale shows that beauty is what lies within. See why this fairy tale has been enchanting audiences since 1740. Recommended for Pre-K to 5th grade audiences.