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Libraries

July 31, 2002

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

<cal1>All Branches

<cal2>The Rainbow Company, an interactive children's theatre, will perform at Loudoun County Public Library branches on the following dates and times: Eastern Loudoun Regional Library on Aug. 5 at 2:30 p.m., Lovettsville Library Aug. 6 at 7 p.m., Middleburg Library on Aug. 6 at 11 a.m., Purcellville Library on Aug. 7 at 11 a.m., Rust Library on Aug. 6 at 2 p.m., and Sterling Library on Aug. 7 at 3 p.m., and the Ashburn Farm Association Building on Aug. 5 at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets are required and are available for pick-up one half-hour before the shows are to begin.

<cal1>Eastern Loudoun Library

<cal2>One-on-One Internet training at Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, Sundays from 7-8:30 p.m. and Tuesdays from 2-4 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.

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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, Aug. 7 from 7-8 p.m. Book talks, puzzles and games for junior sleuths ages six and up. Advance registration required. For more information or to register, call 703-771-5624.

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

Book It! Book Discussion for children ages nine 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, 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., 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., 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., 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., 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., 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.