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Libraries

July 24, 2002

<lst>The following is a list of events taking place at the Loudoun County Public Libraries.

<cal1>All Branches

<cal2>The Rainbow Entertainment Company, Inc. will be performing interactive children's theater at all Loudoun County Public Library branches between Monday, July 29 through Wednesday, July 31. Children will have the opportunity to volunteer to bring the presentations to life with the scenery and props provided. Tickets are required and will be available for pick-up one half hour before the programs begin. For more information, call the local Loudoun County Public Library Branches.

<cal1>Eastern Loudoun Library

<cal2>Teen Book Buzz, a teen book discussion group with games, snacks and lots of fun will be held at Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Sterling (Cascades) on Thursday, July 18 at 3 p.m. The program is recommended for teens ages 12 to 18. Please register prior to the discussion date. Call the Eastern Loudoun Regional Library youth services desk at 703.444.3228 extension 309 or come by the library for a copy of the book.

One-on-One Internet training at Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, Sundays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m., and at Purcellville Library (call 540-338-7235 for dates). Because of limited space advance registration required. For more information call a local library branch or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Body Art at the Eastern Loudoun Regional Library on Friday, July 26 at 12 p.m. Program recommended for teens ages 12 and up. Wear old clothes. Paint, stencils and jewels will be provided by the library. Registration required. Call 703-444-3228, ext. 309.

Summer book discussions at Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, 21080 Whitfield Place, Sterling (Cascades). "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" by John Berendt will be discussed on Monday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. and on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 10:30 a.m. Members discuss the book they have read during the previous month and get a copy of the book selected for the next month’s discussion. For more information, call the Eastern Loudoun Regional Library reference desk at 703-444-3228 or stop by the library for a copy of the selected book.

<cal1>Rust Library

<cal2>Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes will take place Wednesdays at 11:15 a.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. For children 18-24 months with adult. For more information, call 703-777-0323 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Lapsits for 2's will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. With adult. For more information, call 703-777-0323 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Morning Story time will take place Fridays at 10:30 a.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. For ages 3-5. For more information, call 703-777-0323 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Afternoon Story time will take place Wednesdays at 4 p.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. For ages 3-5. For more information, call 703-777-0323 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Evening Story time will take place Thursdays at 7 p.m. at the Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. For ages 3-5. Sign interpreter available. For more information, call 703-777-0323 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Detection! A Club for Mystery Lovers. Wednesday, August 7 from 7 to 8 p.m. Book talks, puzzles and games for junior sleuths ages six and up. Advance registration required. For more information or to register, please call 703-771-5624.

Monday Movie Matinees. Family movies will be provided every Monday afternoon at 2 p.m. from July 1 through August 5. Located at 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. Bring your own drinks and popcorn. For more information, call 703-777-0323.

Book It! Book Discussion for children ages 9 and 10. Pick up the reading list at the library and come prepared to share ideas and opinions of the books. Located at 380 Old Waterford Road in Leesburg. Please register for the program at 703-771-5624.

Writing Workshop with Clark Hansbarger. Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Road, Leesburg. Thursday, Aug. 22 and 29, 7-9 p.m. Participants will explore the symbiotic relationship between conflict, character and setting, seeking ways to enhance those elements in their own writing. Participants should come with a sample of work, ready to share and ready to write. Clark Hansbarger is a recipient of a PEN syndicate Fiction Award, a fellowship in creative writing from the National Endowment for the Arts and writing grants from the Virginia Commission for the Arts and UVA's Center for the Liberal Arts. His fiction has appeared in numerous publications. He teaches in Clark County's International Baccalaureate program for high school seniors. Maximum class size is 20. Register by Aug. 12.

<cal1>Sterling Library

<cal2>Storytime for 4's and 5's will take place Wednesdays at 10 a.m. at the Sterling Library, 120 Enterprise St. in Sterling. For more information, call 703-430-9500 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Story time for 2's and 3's will take place Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. at the Sterling Library, 120 Enterprise St. in Sterling. For more information, call 703-430-9500 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Pajama Story time will take place Thursdays at 7 p.m. at the Sterling Library, 120 Enterprise St. in Sterling. For ages 2-5. For more information, call 703-430-9500 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us

Afternoon Adventures Kids Club takes place every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Sterling Library, 120 Enterprise St., Sterling. Activities include stories, songs, and games. The program is for children ages 6-9. Pre-registration is required the day before each program. For more information or to pre-register call 703-430-9500 or visit the Loudoun County Library web site at www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

<cal1>Purcellville Library

<cal2>Lapsits for 2's will take place on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. at the Purcellville Library, 220 East Main St. in Purcellville. For more information, call 540-338-7235 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

Story time for 3's , 4's and 5's will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m. at the Purcellville Library, 220 East Main St. in Purcellville. For more information, call 540-338-7235 or visit www.lcpl.lib.va.us.

"Share Your Voice" Art Exhibit Reception. Thursday, Aug. 8 at 2 p.m. The exhibit, which features art, poetry, photography and sculpture created by teens, will be displayed for friends, family and visitors.