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Thursday/April 10

Symposium. The Jewish Social Service Agency offers a symposium on planning for individuals with autism at Northern Virginia Community College, 8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. Call 301-816-2682 or see www.jssa.org.

What’s New in Picture Books. Learn about new books for preschoolers 7 p.m. at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Childcare certification available. Adults. 703-451-8055.

Saturday/April 12

Tax Assistance. Taxpayers who earned up to $40,000 can receive help 1-4 p.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Adults. 703-451-8055.

Wednesday/April 14

Rainbow Readers. 10:30 a.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 24-35 months with adult. 703-339-4610.

Laugh Out Loud. Tales by Puppetopia 7 p.m., at Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Age 5 and up. 703-339-7385.

Book Discussion. 4 p.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Adults. 703-451-8055.

Tuesday/April 15

It’s Raining Cats and Dogs. 10:30 a.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 13-23 months with adult. 703-339-4610.

Raindrops. 10:30 a.m., at Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Age 2-5 with adult. 703-339-7385.

Pajama Party. Wear pajamas 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 3-6 with adult. 703-644-7333.

Book Discussion. "Never Let Me Go" by Kazuo Ishiguro, 7:30 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Adults. 703-644-7333.

Wednesday/April 16

Book Club. "Digging to America" by Anne Tyler, 7:30 p.m., at Lorton Library, 9520 Richmond Highway, Lorton. Adults. 703-339-7385.

Teens make it happen 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Ages 12-18. 703-644-7333.

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

Thursday/April 17

Tiny Tots. 10:15 a.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 13-17 months with adult. 703-644-7333.

Small Wonders. 11:15 a.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 18-23 months with adult. 703-644-7333.

Reading across the Centuries. 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Adults. Call for title. 703-644-7333.

Springfield Writers’ Group. Share work 7 p.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Adults. 703-451-8055.

Friday/April 18

Clean It Up. 10:30 a.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 2-5 with adult. 703-451-8055.

Saturday/April 19

Children's Consignment Sale. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church, 7434 Bath St., Springfield. Sponsored by Grace Weekday Preschool and the MOMS Club of Springfield. Consignors shop early on Friday, April 18 at 6 p.m. 703-451-3314.

Invasive or Not? Learn about plants that take over 10:30 a.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. All ages. 703-451-8055.

Monday/April 21

The Maestro. See mime Mark Jaster 2:30 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. All ages. 703-644-7333.

Vision Series. "The Dawn of the Age of Personalized Therapy" 8 p.m. at the George Mason University Center for the Arts, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 703-993-8888.

Tuesday/April 22

Public Meeting. Fairfax County Park Authority sponsors a public open house and meeting for those in Springfield District to develop a long-range guide for the Fairfax County park system, 7 p.m., West Springfield High School, 6100 Rolling Road, Springfield. 703-324-8741.

Book Discussion. "Mandela: A Critical Life" by Tom Lodge, 7:30 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Adults. 703-339-4610.

Time for Twos. 10:15 a.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Age 24-35 months with adult. 703-644-7333.

Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday. Interactive workshops with the Shakespeare Theatre Company 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Ages 12-18. 703-644-7333.

Wednesday/April 23

Poetry Fun. Celebrate National Poetry Month 4-5:30 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 6-12. 703-339-4610.

Peer Review. Writers share work 7 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Adults. Call branch prior to submit work. 703-339-4610.

Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday. Interactive workshops with the Shakespeare Theatre Company 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Ages 12-18. 703-644-7333.

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

Thursday/April 24

Dogs and More Dogs. 1 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Age 3-5 with adult. 703-339-4610.

Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday. Interactive workshops with the Shakespeare Theatre Company 7 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. Ages 12-18. 703-644-7333.

Saturday/April 26

Let the Games Begin. Have fun with board games 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. All ages. 703-339-4610.

Fairfax County Stories 1607-2007. 3 p.m., at Pohick Regional Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. All ages. 703-644-7333.

Monday/April 28

Writers’ Group. For all writers, 7 p.m., at Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria. Adults. 703-339-4610.

Tuesday/April 29

Tell It Again. Stories in Spanish and English 7 p.m., at Richard Byrd Library, 7250 Commerce St., Springfield. Age 6-10 with adults. 703-451-8055.