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 is in full swing and you have plenty of time to participate. Prizes for reading, fun challenges, and free events for all!
Experience Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island, a fantastical tale of pirates, adventure, and buried treasure! Throughout this swashbuckling tale, you’ll learn the danger of greed and the importance of helping others. Entering grades 1 and up. Click the link for locations, dates, times, and admission information.
Join Old Farmer MacDonald, his wife Mrs. MacDonald, Daisy the Cow, Simon the Pig, and all your favorite friends from the farm for a fun and energetic singalong. Ages 2 and up with caregiver. Click the link for admission information.
After the library closes, you get the whole place to yourselves to play laser tag! For students entering grades 6 through 12. Click the link for locations, dates, times, and registration information.
Meet reptiles in a wildly exciting, interactive show featuring a giant python, alligator, tortoise, lizards, and other amazing reptiles. Click the link for times, ages, and registration information.
Learn about the world’s largest food fight (and enjoy a paper tomato fight of your own!) with Tracey Kyle, author of bilingual picture book Food Fight Fiesta: A Tale about La Tomatina. All ages. Click the link for locations, dates, times, and admission information.
Meet Ranger, a chocolate lab, and his pal Wall-e, while their humans teach you how therapy dogs, service dogs, and their owners work together to improve people’s lives. Entering grades 1 through 5. Click the link for locations, dates, times, and admission information.
Fan faves Rainbow Lady and Mister Melody teach shapes, colors, and movement through dance and music. All ages with caregiver. Click the link for locations, dates, and times.
Treat “yo self” to some Parks & Rec trivia, answering questions about Pawnee’s favorite civil service while enjoying some waffles. For adults. Register your team of 4 by calling 703-792-8700.
Chinn Park Regional Library: Thursday, July 26, 6:00 p. m.