Try an introductory yoga class led by library neighbor Sun & Moon Yoga Studio. Revel in how good you feel afterward. There will be a limited number of mats on hand. Please bring your own if you have one. Registration is required. Sign up at the branch library or by calling 703-228-6330.
This a Bilingual English/Spanish storytime for children of all ages which uses a mixture of stories and songs.
Kids Club at Shirlington, for elementary school aged children. Sept. 9: Make your own puppet! Sept. 16: Homemade Bouncy Balls Sept. 23: Your Library Card 101–Using Library Databases Sept. 30: Watch a Good Book!
Author Event: Writing Workshop with YA’s Martina Boone, Kimberley Griffiths Little, Wendy Higgins and Jessica Spotswood–Central
Discuss your favorite best-selling YA novels and build a story with the authors of four different hot young adult trilogies Using examples from familiar audience favorites like “Divergent,” “The Hunger Games” and “Harry Potter,” the authors will guide aspiring writers through an often hilarious and educational event. Books by Martina Boone, Kimberley Griffiths Little, Wendy Higgins [...]
The Printz Award winner discusses and reads from his new thriller “The Doubt Factory” Mr. Bacigalupi’s books will be available for sale and signing courtesy of One More Page Books.
Join the Arlington Food Assistance Center in bagging potatoes for distribution to clients The potatoes will be bought at bulk prices and delivered to the Central Library east plaza facing the tennis courts (weather permitting). Volunteers will put potatoes into family-size bags for clients. We encourage everyone (young children are welcome) to join in. [...]
With Every Actor to Play Bond on the Big Screen Films will be shown at the Shirlington Branch Library on Tuesday nights at 6 p.m. Vote for your favorite Bond after every film, and enter to win tickets to the 2014 Lit Up Ball. Ticket winners will be announced Oct. 15. Screenings in Chronological Order by Actor [...]
A Shirlington Family Movie for Children and Their Caregivers The naughty little monkey from Margret Rey and H.A. Rey’s beloved children’s stories makes the leap to the big screen in this animated adaptation. With the voices of Will Ferrell, Drew Barrymore, Frank Welker and David Cross. Rated G, 86 minutes. Snacks will be provided. [...]
Certified facilitator Rachel Ng will present an in-depth workshop to “The Passion Test”: the effortless path to discovering your life purpose. The Passion Test shows you step by step how to identify your top five passions, and then provides the guidance to align your life with them. The Passion Test was created by Janet Bray Attwood [...]
Certified facilitator Rachel Ng will present an introduction to “The Passion Test”: the effortless path to discovering your life purpose. The Passion Test shows you step by step how to identify your top five passions, and then provides the guidance to align your life with them. The Passion Test was created by Janet Bray Attwood [...]