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Prince William Public Library July Highlights

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. 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. …

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Summer Reading Program Offers Opportunities and Prizes for all Ages

Provided by Prince William County Prince William County libraries are gearing up to start stamping passports and punching cards as people participate in the “Explore – Summer Reading 2017 – Journey through Books” program. Registration for the program begins on June 19 and is free. The program, which runs from June 19 through August 19, aims to get people of …

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Neighborhood Library Celebrates 30 Years and Honors Longtime Volunteer

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William County Public Library System recently held an event to celebrate the Independent Hill Neighborhood Library’s 30th anniversary, as well as the naming of a pavilion. Coles District Supervisor Marty Nohe spoke at the event. “This library is a gathering place… [it] is truly a pivotal and integral part of the Independent Hill community. …

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Prince William Public Library June Highlights

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. 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. …

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Independent Hill Library’s 30th Birthday Festival

Provided by Prince William Public Library System Join us for a family-friendly fun celebration! We’ll have a Mini Zoo, ice cream, a naming dedication and a moment to recognize 30 years of Independent Hill Neighborhood Library. Prince William Public Library and Coles District Supervisor Martin E. Nohe are joining to hold a fresh spring festival that’s fun for the whole family! …

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Library System is Looking for Teen Volunteers This Summer

Provided by Prince William County Last year, about 400 teenagers contributed roughly 7,000 volunteer hours to the Prince William County Public Library System. The teenagers spent some of those hours helping other teens sign up for the library system’s teen summer reading program. “We are excited about our summer reading program,” said Belinda Tyson, library volunteer program coordinator. “The summer …

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Reading Room at Montclair Library Named After Maureen Caddigan

Provided by Prince William County Potomac District Supervisor Maureen S. Caddigan said she “never, ever in a million years” expected that the Prince William County Library Board of Trustees would name the reading room at the Montclair Community Library after her. “I’m both elated and I’m humbled that the trustees are the ones that have chosen that this beautiful reading …

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Library Foundation Announces New Officers and Board Members

Provided by Prince William Public Library System Foundation The Prince William Public Library System Foundation (PWPLSF) is happy to announce the new community leaders elected as board members for 2016-2018. The board members serve a two-year term with the purpose of supporting the Library System and its initiatives. The PWPLSF Board of Directors volunteer their time and efforts as ambassadors …

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Prince William Public Library May Highlights

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. 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. …

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Children Receive Awards for “Finding Wild” Bookmark Designs

Provided by Prince William County Almost 500 children submitted artwork to this year’s Prince William County Public Library System’s “Talking to the Artist, Children’s Art Competition 2017” in hopes of having their work printed on bookmarks. The themed contest, which Chinn Park Regional Library has hosted every year since it opened 25 years ago, culminates with children meeting authors who …

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