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Library Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday

Friday, November 27, 2020
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Library Closed - Christmas Holiday

Friday, December 25, 2020
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Online Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Online
Join Ms. Monica from Brambleton Library as she reads How to Find a Fox by Nilah Magruder. Use this link to watch the program. The link will become active beginning at the start time listed for this program.
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The Wild Rumpus Circus

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Online
Let the Wild Rumpus Circus Begin! Join world famous clown, Alfredo Tortellini, for a lively performance. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Loudoun Talks: Shepherd and Fiber Artist Gretchen Frederick

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Online
We'll talk to shepherd Gretchen Frederick about raising Romney sheep on her Loudoun farm and how she uses natural dyes from her garden to make wool in the colors of nature. Loudoun Talks is a series of live video interviews to uncover the diverse interests, careers and experiences reflected in the Loudoun community. There will be an opportunity to ask questions after the interview. Use this link to watch the program. The link will become active beginning at the start time listed for this program. 
Note that you may have to download WebEx or a temporary WexEx application to activate the link.
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Copyright Talks: Can I Use It For Free?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online
We've been told all the things we can't do with copyright protected works, but what uses are allowed? Is there a percentage that can be used? What if we attribute the work we're using? John Saint Amour of the U.S. Copyright Office will answer these and other questions about using preexisting works. Use this link to watch the live program. The link will become active beginning at the start time listed for this program. Event password: LCPL 
Note that you may have to download WebEx or a temporary WexEx application to activate the link.
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Online Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Online
Join Ms. Heather from Ashburn Library as she reads The Big Umbrella by Amy June Bates. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Armchair Travel: Athens

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online
Join historian and adventure traveler John Daum for a trip to Ancient Greece that weaves together the mythology of the Greek world and its profound influence on the building of such masterworks as the Parthenon, the Erechtheion and the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion. Use this link to watch the live program. The link will become active beginning at the start time listed for this program. Event password: LCPL
Note that you may have to download WebEx or a temporary WexEx application to activate the link.
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Salt Painting

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Online
Calling all budding artists. Ms. Lilly from Rust Library will demonstrate salt painting. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Online Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Online
Join Ms. Elizabeth from Lovettsville Library as she reads Wow! Said the Owl by Tim Hopgood. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Mid-Day Meditation Series

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Online
This four-week series will focus on a different meditation technique each week to help foster a sense of peace, calm and balance. Today, Gretchen Schutte will lead a Guided Relaxation & Journey Meditation. Series dates: July 14, 21, 28 and August 4. Schutte has been a certified yoga and meditation teacher for six years. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Loudoun Talks: ESOL with Karen Feldman

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Online
Meet Loudoun Literacy Council Adult Program Director Karen Feldman, and learn how you can take English classes, or help those in the English as a Second Language (ESL) community. Loudoun Talks is a series of live video interviews to uncover the diverse interests, careers and experiences reflected in the Loudoun community. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Paint with Watercolors

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Online
Become a confident painter with this step-by-step approach to paint a bird in realistic style. Instructor is artist Megha Mehra. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
Supplies required:
#6, #8 or #1 round paint brush
Watercolor paints, at least yellow, red and blue
Heavy grade 8X10 paper
Water container
Kitchen sponge or paper towel
Paper plate or palette for mixing paints
Small piece of white crayon or candlewax
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Space News and Views: Summer Stargazing Edition

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Online
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Ambassador Amit Sircar joins us again for a special Space News and Views program aimed at families. Kids, bring your questions! Amit will discuss Neowise, upcoming summer stargazing opportunities, and some stories behind the constellations. The WebEx link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will go live immediately before the time listed.
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Elephant & Piggie Puppet Show

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Online
Join Ms. Ellen from Sterling Library for a puppet show. The link for this program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Advanced ESOL Practice

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
Practice your English in this interactive practice session. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the session.
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Mid-Day Meditation Series

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Online
This four-week series will focus on a different meditation technique each week to help foster a sense of peace, calm and balance. Today, Gretchen Schutte will lead a Guided Energy Meditation. Series dates: July 14, 21, 28 and August 4. Schutte has been a certified yoga and meditation teacher for six years. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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How to Draw Nature

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online
Join artist Marni Manning for illustrative, step-by-step instructions on how to draw plants. Find your creative expression and learn daily sketchbook prompts to continue growing your art skills. For beginner to intermediate skill levels. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed. 
Supplies required
Drawing paper/sketchbook 
Pencil and eraser 
Pen/fine-tipped marker
Plant/flower photo(s)
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Loudoun Talks: A Jazz Journey with Musicians Kevin and Connie Olivera

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Online
Learn what makes jazz great. Musicians Kevin and Connie Olivera will break down the complexity of jazz, talk about its rich history in DC, and give tips on how to listen to a song analytically. Loudoun Talks is a series of live video interviews to uncover the diverse interests, careers and experiences reflected in the Loudoun community. There will be an opportunity to ask questions after the interview. The link to this program will be added in advance of the program, and the link will be activated at the start time listed.
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Paint with Watercolors

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
Become a confident painter with this step-by-step approach to paint subjects in realistic style. Instructor is artist Megha Mehra. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
Supplies required:
#6, #8 or #1 round paint brush
Watercolor paints, at least yellow, red and blue
Heavy grade paper
Water container
Kitchen sponge or paper towel
Paper plate or palette for mixing paints
Small piece of white crayon or candlewax
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Mid-Day Meditation Series

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Online
This four-week series will focus on a different meditation technique each week to help foster a sense of peace, calm and balance. Today, Gretchen Schutte will lead a Focused Point Meditation with Chimes. Series dates: July 14, 21, 28 and August 4. Schutte has been a certified yoga and meditation teacher for six years. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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Paint with Watercolors

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Online
Become a confident painter with this step-by-step approach to paint subjects in realistic style. Instructor is artist Megha Mehra. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
Supplies required:
#6, #8 or #1 round paint brush
Watercolor paints, at least yellow, red and blue
Heavy grade 8X10 paper
Water container
Kitchen sponge or paper towel
Paper plate or palette for mixing paints
Small piece of white crayon or candlewax
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Yoga for Women

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Relax and replenish with yoga centered on women's health and wellness including PMS, menopause, breast health and mindfulness for anxiety. Experienced and beginners welcome. Use a yoga mat or sit in a chair. Shakta Khalsa is an E-RYT 500, the highest level designation by Yoga Alliance. Her latest book is Yoga for Women: Wellness and Vitality at Every Stage of Life. The link for this live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed.
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How to Draw Animals

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online
Join artist Marni Manning for illustrative, step-by-step instructions on how to draw animals. Find your creative expression and learn daily sketchbook prompts to continue growing your art skills. For beginner to intermediate skill levels. The link for this prerecorded/live program will be added in the days prior to the event, and will be activated just prior to the program time listed. 
Supplies
Drawing paper/sketchbook 
Pencil and eraser 
Pen/fine-tipped marker 
Animal photo(s)
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Copyright Talks: Motion Pictures and Copyright

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Online
It all started with a sneeze. Whitney Levandusky of the U.S. Copyright Office discusses the particular history of motion pictures and copyright; the unique copyright ownership and authorship issues involved with motion pictures; and the Office's handling of motion picture registration. The link to this online program will be added in advance of the program, and the link will be activated at the start time listed.
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