Take part in our annual adult short story writing contest. Follow submission guidelines at library.loudoun.gov/writeon then email your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 31. Winners will be announced at the Write On! Short Story Contest Finale on Saturday, Oct. 12 at the Eat Local Read Local Book Sale and Fair. First Place: $200, Second Place: $100, and Third Place: $50. Winning and honorable mention entries will be published as a free eBook. For ages 19 & up. Sponsored by the Loudoun Library Foundation.
Are you the best Super Smash Bros Wii U player in Loudoun County? Win this qualifying round to represent Middleburg Library in the finale at the After Hours Teen Center (Cascades Library) on Friday, August 16. For teens.
A great introduction to the world of reptiles. Learn snake secrets and laugh at lizard stories and turtle tales. Featured animals may include a boa or python, tortoise, lizards and other amazing animals. Space may be limited. For all ages.
scientist Erin Teagan will share how being curious as a kid made her the
scientist she is today and how the same curiosity inspires her writing for
kids. We’ll explore how taking a closer look at everyday things can lead to new
discoveries. Everyone will leave with more questions of their own! Books will be available for purchase courtesy of Second Chapter Books.
McCory plays upbeat renditions of familiar folk tunes and his own compositions using
7+ instruments, all at the same time! He sings whistles and yodels, too. The
audience is encouraged to join in for this interactive acoustical concert.