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Make Time to Visit Your Local Library this Holiday Season

Prince William County Public Library, Books, Magazines, Programs

By Amy Taylor Sponsored by Prince William Public Library System During the busy holiday season, it may be difficult to slow down and take some time for yourself. Give yourself a breather and stop by your local library this holiday season to enjoy some much-needed downtime. During a time when your budget is stretched tight, they have the free resources …

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Volunteer with the Prince William Public Library System

Prince William County Public Library, Books, Magazines, Programs

Provided by Prince William Public Library System We need volunteers at the Prince William Public Library System! Interested in learning a new skill or building your resume? Exploring new talents? Or maybe you want to meet new people and make a difference in the community. Get Involved Library volunteers are an integral part of the Library’s focus to create a …

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Prince William Public Library November Highlights

Prince William County Public Library, Books, Magazines, Programs

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 all of the events offered for the month. HOLIDAY CLOSINGS Saturday, Nov. 10 – all Neighborhood Libraries closed Sunday & Monday, Nov. …

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Going to Book Club

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By Carole Keily Going to book club often means getting together with like-minded people to discuss a book the group has chosen. There’s usually food and drink involved and lots of talking. We reached out to a few area book club members to find out what their group does, and the connections they’ve made, when they “go to book club.” A Common Work Bond …

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Libraries Booming in Prince William County

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Provided by Prince William County Libraries are doing a booming business in Prince William County. Over the past year, county libraries had more visitors than ever.  People are borrowing books at respectable rates and reference librarians are still getting plenty of questions. Summer is a particularly busy time for the libraries. This past summer, 474,549 people visited the library. Other …

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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

Ruth E Lloyd Information Center (RELIC)

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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