Oops!
Start Date is not before End Date

Filter Events by



Adult Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lovettsville Library
Meeting Room - Lovettsville
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
A.J. Fikry owns a failing bookstore, is depressed due to his wife’s death and has had his prized collection of Poe poems stolen. Life seems bleak until a mysterious package appears at the bookstore.
View More

Adult Book Club: Thriller/Mystery

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Purcellville Library
Robey Meeting Room - Purcellville
Discuss books you've read in December. 
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Gum Spring Library
Meeting Room C - Gum Spring
The Dutch House by Ann Patchett
Traces the connection that a young man and his sister feel for their family home.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rust Library
Conference Room A - Rust
The Summer Book by Tove Jansson
This brief novel tells the story of Sophia, a six-year-old girl awakening to existence, and Sophia's grandmother, nearing the end of hers, as they spend the summer on a tiny unspoiled island in the Gulf of Finland.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Purcellville Library
Robey Meeting Room - Purcellville
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
A year-long experiment to discover how to create true happiness.
View More

ESOL: Adult Book Club

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ashburn Library
Readers Selections  
Attendees will each contribute 3 or 4 titles to review and discuss with the group. A list of these will be compiled and distributed to all members in the days following the meeting. 

A monthly book club for adults whose native language is not English, are advanced level learners, enjoy reading, and would like the opportunity to practice their English reading and conversational skills in a relaxed setting with other like-minded individuals. For adults.
View More

Escape Room Book Club: Cinderella is Dead

4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Brambleton Library
Teen Study Room
Teens who have read or listened to the audiobook of Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron will solve an escape room based on the book following a brief discussion. Teens who do not want to participate in the escape room are welcome to come and share book recommendations during the open book discussion at 5:15 p.m.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Brambleton Library
Meeting Room A - Brambleton
The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout
Two brothers confront their demons, their crumbling love lives and a hate crime case that thrusts them back to their Maine roots.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ashburn Library
Meeting Room B-Ashburn
Code Girls by Liza Mundy
Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking.
This program will be available at the library and online using WebEx. Please use this link to access the program online.

View More

Marshall Center Foreign Policy Book Club

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online
Thieves of State: Why Corruption Threatens Global Security by Sarah Chayes
The Marshall Center Book Club meets the first Wednesday of the month at noon. Book club details are available here and books are available upon request at Rust Library. Visit this page to access the meeting link. For questions please call 703-777-1301.
View More

Adult Book Club: Book-to-Art

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Ashburn Library
Meeting Room C-Ashburn
Read the book, then come to discuss and work on an art or craft project based on themes from the book. Art supplies provided. Pick up books at the information desk.
View More

My First Book Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gum Spring Library
Curious George series by H. A. Rey
An Easy Reader series is shared each month with book discussions, games and make-and-take crafts. For Grades K-1.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cascades Library
Meeting Room A - Cascades
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry
The divergent dreams and conflicts of an African-American family are set against the backdrop of poverty and harsh living conditions in the South Side of Chicago.
View More

Adult Book Club: Personal Enrichment

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Adult Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Purcellville Library
Carruthers Room - Purcellville
The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob 
The history of the Eapen family, an Indian American family dealing with tragedy and loss, is told through the perspective of daughter Amina.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sterling Library
Meeting Room A + B - Sterling
Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi
Ph.D. student of neuroscience Gifty is determined to understand her brother's addiction and mother's depression in this story of faith, science, religion and family.
View More

Grade 2-3 Children's Book Club: Magic Tree House

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gum Spring Library
Polar Bears Past Bedtime by Mary Pope Osborne
Explore a Magic Tree House title each month with discussion and activities. Pick up books at the Children's Services desk. Sponsored by Friends of Gum Spring Library.
View More

Grade 4-5 Children's Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gum Spring Library
Meeting Room A - Gum Spring
New Kid by Jerry Craft. 
Explore an award-winning book each month with author profiles, book discussions and activities. Pick up a book at the Children's Desk, while supplies last.
View More

Silent Book Group

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Purcellville Library
Carruthers Room - Purcellville
No pressure - no rules. Bring any book with you to read silently, and then share the books you've been reading. Finish your book club book, grab a book from the stacks or bring the one that's been sitting on your nightstand. It is a great way to find out what others are reading and what they think - there may be a reason you haven't finished that nightstand book.
View More

Adult Book Club

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Middleburg Library
Meeting Room - Middleburg
Mrs. Poe by Lynn Cullen
Historical fiction describing the relationship between Edgar Allan Poe and poet and children's author Frances Sargent Osgood.
View More

My First Book Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ashburn Library
Meeting Room B + Meeting Room C- Ashburn
Pedro's Big Break by Fran Manushkin 
A book club designed for children still in the process of learning to read. We read the book together and then have a literary activity and fun craft. For Grades K-1.
View More

Teen Book Club: Choose Your Own Book

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Gum Spring Library
Teen Center - Gum Spring
Discuss any book you want featuring February's theme: Love. Get book recommendations from librarians and make recommendations of your own.
View More

Adult Book Club: Around the World

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cascades Library
Meeting Room D - Cascades
Our February destination is Antarctica and the book is Pym by Mat Johnson.
Join us for a new monthly book club on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. Visit seven continents in 12 months through novels, memoirs, mysteries and other genres. You will be issued a Reading Passport to collect a stamp for each meeting attended with opportunities to win prizes. Pick up books at the front desk.
View More

Adult Book Club: Mystery

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sterling Library
Meeting Room B - Sterling
My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
Realizing that her beautiful, beloved younger sister has murdered yet another boyfriend, an embittered Nigerian woman works to direct suspicion away from the family, until a handsome doctor she fancies asks for her sister's number.
Pick up your copy at the front desk of the Sterling library!
View More

Grade 4-6 Children's Book Club: Graphic Novel

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ashburn Library
Meeting Room C-Ashburn
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
Books will be available at the children's desk starting Tuesday, Jan. 18.
View More