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Bulletin Board

Nov. 1-7

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.

Thursday/Nov. 1

Book Discussion. "A Thread of Grace" by Mary Doria Russell 12:15 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. 703-339-4610.

Picture Books. Learn about new books to read with preschoolers 7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Childcare certification available. 703-451-8055.

Friday/Nov. 2

Book Sale. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. 703-644-7333.

Saturday/Nov. 3

Teen Safe Driving Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Free. For information call or e-mail Mike McClanahan at 703-627-6791 or at Mike@TeenDrivingSafeD.org.

Poetry Reading. Author LaKysha Bynum reads from her book "Something from My Soul" 2 p.m. at the Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Age 16 and up. 703-339-7385.

Book Sale. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. 703-644-7333.

Flu Vaccinations. 12-1 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 18 and up. Medicare Part B or $25. Call Inova at 1-877-895-5284.

Annual Auction. FACETS’ "Best of America" Eighth Annual Auction 5:30 p.m. at the Student Union Building II Ballroom, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Live auction begins 8 p.m. Call 703-350-5090 or visit www.FacetsCares.org.

Sunday/Nov. 4

Book Sale. 12-5 p.m. at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. 703-644-7333.

Monday/Nov. 5

Crafty Kids. Gobble up some crafts 3:30 p.m. at Kings Park Library, 9000 Burke Lake Road, Burke. Age 6-12. 703-978-5600.

Inova Blood Drive. 2-7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Photo ID required. Call 1-866-256-6372 for appointment.

Movies and More. 2 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Free popcorn, call branch for title: 703-451-8055.

Wednesday/Nov. 7

Lunch Bunnies. Bring a lunch 12 p.m. at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 1-5 with adult. 703-339-4610.

Walk in the Woods. 10:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. A two-week series that discovers the wooded outdoors at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. Age 3-5 with adult. 703-644-7333.

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

Ones at a Time. 10 a.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Ages 13-23 months with adults. 703-451-8055.

Thursday/Nov. 8

Workshop. The Department of Family Services’ Office for Children hosts an info session on running a home-based child-care business 1 p.m. at the Franconia Governmental Center, 6121 Franconia Road, Alexandria. Free. Call 703-324-8100 or see www.fairfaxcounty.gov/ofc.

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.

Friday/Nov. 9

Veterans Day. Kingstowne Karate Dojo Inc. hosts a U.S. Marine Corps birthday celebration and black belt testing and demonstration 6:30-9 p.m. at the center, 7007-C Manchester Blvd., Alexandria. 703-922-0667.

Saturday/Nov. 10

Flu Vaccinations. 1 p.m. at the Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Age 18 and up. Medicare Part B or $25. Call Inova at 1-877-895-5284.

Monday/Nov. 12

Vision Series Lecture. "The Development of the Law Governing Detention of Enemy Combatants: Past, Present, and To Come" by Ronald D. Rotunda, George Mason University Foundation Professor at 8 p.m. at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Free. Visit www.gmu.edu/cfa/vision or visit the Center for the Arts ticket office to reserve a spot. 703-993-8888.

Wednesday/Nov. 14

Walk in the Woods. 10:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. A two-week series that discovers the wooded outdoors at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Springfield. Age 3-5 with adult. 703-644-7333.

Flu Vaccinations. 6-7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 18 and up. Medicare Part B or $25. Call Inova at 1-877-895-5284.

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.

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.