Send announcements to The Loudoun Connection, 7913 Westpark Drive, McLean, VA 22102, e-mail to or fax to 703-917-0991. Deadline is two weeks before the event. Photos/artwork encouraged. For more information, call Jennifer Lesinski at 703-917-6454.

The winners of the Loudoun County Public Library's "Design a Superhero" poster contest were: Ashburn Library, Veronica Gomes, 3-5 year age group; Natalie Glees, 6-10 year age group; and Vincent Gomes, 11 and older. Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, Regan Duhadway, 3-5; Katherine Olsen, 6-10; and Neha Jadhav, 11 and older. Lovettsville Library, Passacaglia Mason, 3-5; Timothy Murphy, 6-10; and Abigail McIntyre, 11 and older. Middleburg Library, Jack Tate, 3-5; Kyla McAuliffe, 6-10; and Emma All, 11 and older. Purcellville Library, Easton Kittinger, 3-5; Cara Broshkevitch, 6-10; and Keira Crawford, 11 and older. Rust Library, Alex Noufal, 3-5; Miranda K. Case, 6-10; and Gabrielle Muskett, 11 and older. Sterling Library, Julian Anaya, 3-5; Pablo E. Rivera, 6-10; and Bilal Ayub, 11 and older.

Wining designs will be made into a framed poster and displayed at the winning branch through Sept. 30, after which the poster is given to the winner.

Lucien-Stringfellow Wed

<bt>Mr. and Mrs. David Lucien of Leesburg announce the marriage of their daughter, Sara, to Michael Stringfellow, son of Lt. and Mrs. Martin Zeller of Missouri.

The bride is a 1995 graduate of Herndon High School and a 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech. She is employed by Everything and The Dog. The groom is a 1991 graduate of First Colonial High School in Virginia Beach and is employed at Reston Hospital Center and at Kirkpatrick's Irish Pub in Ashburn.

The sunset wedding took place June 25, at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club on Kent Island, Md. The couple honeymooned in Jamaica and will reside in Ashburn.