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Bulletin Board

Nov. 15-21

Want to be listed in the Bulletin Board? Call Lea Mae Rice at 703-917-6459, e-mail lrice@connectionnewspapers.com or fax 703-917-0991. Deadline is two weeks before event date.

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Thursday/Nov. 15

Corny Stories. A two-week series featuring activities, crafts and stories about corn 10:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. Age 24-35 months with adult. 703-644-7333.

Nature Detectives. Learn about American Indians 10-10:45 a.m. at Huntley Meadows Visitor Center, 3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria. Ages 3-5. $5. Reserve a spot: 703-768-2525.

Friday/Nov. 16

Ponderings. "My Best Friends Are Owls," 4-5:30 p.m. at Hidden Pond Nature Center, 8511 Greeley Blvd., Springfield. Ages 6-10. $4. Reserve a spot: 703-451-9588.

Veggi-licious. Stories and activities celebrating vegetables at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 2-5 with adult. 703-451-8055.

Saturday/Nov. 17

Owls. Presented by the Hidden Pond Nature Center, 10:30 a.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. All ages. 703-451-8055.

Sunday/Nov. 18

Operation: Seal & Send. Fort Belvoir Commissary, Building 2302, 6020 Gorgas Road, Suite 101, Fort Belvoir. Military families can send food overseas. First 500 attendees receive free shipping. Free, open to military families. 617-585-5793.

Birds for Beginners. Observe migrating birds 8-11 a.m. at Huntley Meadows Park, 3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria. Adults. $2. Reserve a spot: 703-768-2525.

Monday/Nov. 19

Nature Detectives. Learn about American Indians 3:15-4:30 p.m. at Huntley Meadows Visitor Center, 3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria. Ages 6-8. $3. Reserve a spot: 703-768-2525.

Move with Me. Get-up-and-go fun books and activities 10:30 a.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 24-35 months with adult. 703-339-4610.

First Page. Group for aspiring writers 7 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Adults. 703-339-4610.

Who Moved My Cheese? Join Geronimo and his editorial staff for a raucous, rodent adventure 2:30 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 6-12. 703-644-7333.

Book Discussion. "The Ladies Auxiliary" by Tova Mirvis 7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Adults. 703-451-8055.

Tuesday/Nov. 20

Leafy Fun. Stories and activities about trees and the animals that call them home 10:30 a.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 13-23 months with adult. 703-339-4610.

Wednesday/Nov. 21

Writers’ Roundtable. Discuss work with other writers 7:30 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. Adults. 703-644-7333.

Book Club. "The Thirteenth Tale" by Diane Setterfield 7:30 p.m. at Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. New members welcome. Adults. 703-339-7385.

Saturday/Nov. 24

Cardinals up Close. Watch a video presentation 1-2 p.m. Huntley Meadows Visitor Center, 3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria. Free. 703-768-2525.

Sunday/Nov. 25

Cardinals up Close. Watch a video presentation 1-2 p.m. Huntley Meadows Visitor Center, 3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria. Free. 703-768-2525.

Inova Blood Drive. 12-4 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Photo ID required. Appointments preferred. Adults. Call 1-866-256-6372.

Tuesday/Nov. 27

Book Discussion. "The Thirteenth Tale" by Diane Setterfield 7:30 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Adults. 703-339-4610.

It's Turkey Time. Stories, activities, and a craft 10:30 a.m. at Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Age 2-5 with adult. 703-338-7385.

Here, There & Every Bear. Stories, activities and a craft about bears 10:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 3-5 with adult. 703-644-7333.

Tell It Again. Stories in Spanish and English 7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 7-10. 703-451-8055.

Wednesday/Nov.28

Boundary Meeting. Meeting for boundary changes in the attendance areas of Forestdale and Springfield Estates Elementary Schools, 7:30 p.m. at Forestdale, 6530 Elder Ave., Springfield. See www.fcps.edu.

Experiment. Hands-on science fun 4-5:30 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 6-12. 703-339-4610.

Peer Review. For those seriously pursuing the path to publication with short fiction, novels, or writing scripts 7 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 6-12. Adults. 703-339-4610.

Teen Advisory Board. Teens help make it happen 7 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 12-18. 703-644-7333.

Travel Club. Bring lunch, discuss trip insurance 1 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Adults. 703-451-8055.