The Fairfax County library system includes local community libraries and larger regional libraries. Book clubs for adults are available at most branches, as are activities for children by age group from toddlers through high school students. Visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library/ for general information as well as links to individual branches and the library calendar.
<b>Dolley Madison Library</b>
1244 Oak Ridge Ave., McLean
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Sunday. Book drop open 24 hours.
Branch Manager: Starr Smith
Children's Librarian: Bonnie Weston
Dolley Madison Library, which opened in 1967, covers 11,000 square feet and houses about 80,000 books. It employs about 30 full- and part-time staff members and about 10 volunteers. Programs include preschool storytime and a summer reading program for children.
7584 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church Va. 22043
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, noon-6 p.m. Call 703-790-8088.