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Prince William Public Library October Programs

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Provided by Prince William Public Library System The Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) offers a number of programs throughout the year for all ages including families, children, teens, and adults. Please visit our website to learn more about the events offered for the month. Holiday Closings Saturday, Oct. 6 – Holiday weekend, all neighborhood libraries are closed. Monday, Oct. 8 …

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Prince William Public Library September Highlights

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Provided by Prince William Public Library System The Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) offers a number of programs throughout the year for all ages including families, children, teens, and adults. Some of these programs and events are listed below. Please visit our website to learn more about all of the events offered for the month. Explore Summer Reading has now …

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Classes Available to Learn More About the History of Your Community and Family

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Provided by Prince William County Did you know that Dumfries was the site of official importance during Colonial Prince William County? During that time, the town was a bustling port and the county seat. “It’s where the courthouse was, so all of the activities in Prince William County leading up to the beginning of the Revolutionary War happened in Dumfries,” …

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Chinn Park Regional Library Voted InsideNoVa’s Best of Prince William 2018

The readers have spoken. InsideNoVa’s 2018 Best of Prince William contest generated over 70,000 votes from more than 11,000 different voters in over 200 categories and Chinn Park Regional Library was chosen as this year’s “Best” Library. Chinn Park Regional Library, located in Woodbridge, was the first regional library built in Prince William County. Chinn Park consistently has the highest circulation …

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Library Brings Bollywood to the Community ​

Provided by Prince William County Dance like no one’s watching and smile while doing so. That’s the philosophy of Nirathi Rao with Rythmaya Dance, who recently taught children about Bollywood, folk and classical Indian dancing during a program at Chinn Park Regional Library. Rao told the children they should be happy when they dance and to carry that happiness with …

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Prince William Public Library August Highlights

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Provided by Prince William Public Library System The Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) offers a number of programs throughout the year for all ages including families, children, teens, and adults. Some of those programs and events are highlighted below. Please visit our website (pwcgov.org/library) to learn more about all of the events offered for the month. Explore Summer Reading continues up …

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Rainbow Rock Program Uses Music to Get Kids Moving

Rainbow Lady

Provided by Prince William County The Rainbow Rock Band, a perennial favorite at Prince William County libraries, recently gave an energetic performance with songs, dancing and props at the Lake Ridge Neighborhood Library. Kate Moran, also known as the Rainbow Lady with her rainbow-colored hair, and Bassious Berry, also known as the guitar playing Matthew Berry, use music to teach …

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Avoid ‘Summer Slide’ and ‘Explore New Worlds’ with PWPLS

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By Katherine Gotthardt Here’s a riddle. What summer phenomenon do educators dread that sooner or later, parents and students also do? Hint: It means reading skills slip down a few (or more) notches as the long break and summer vacation make reading less of a priority. The answer is “summer slide.” The solution? Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) says …

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Prince William Public Library July Highlights

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The Prince William Public Library System (PWPLS) offers a number of programs throughout the year for all ages including families, children, teens, and adults. PWPLS would like to highlight some of those programs and events below. Please visit our website (pwcgov.org/library) to learn more about all of the events offered for the month. Summer Reading: Explore New Worlds June 11 – August …

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Deciphering Your DNA and the History of Your Home

Provided by Prince William County The Ruth E. Lloyd Information Center (RELIC) is a special collection dedicated to genealogy and local history located at the Bull Run Regional Library, 8051 Ashton Avenue, Manassas. The trained staff at RELIC can help people trace their family history and research people, places and events associated with local and state history. RELIC offers free …

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