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Scavenger Hunt: Valentine's Day

Find all the Valentine themed items hidden in the Children's area. Show your completed checklist to a librarian to receive a small prize. All ages.
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
Reston Regional Library
Categories:
Game/Gaming
Audience:
  School Age Children   Preschoolers   Babies and Toddlers 

Train Your Brain

Stop by at the Reston Library information desk to pick up your own "Color Me Happy" coloring pages, crossword puzzles, sudoku, word searches, mazes, and many more fun activities to sharpen the brain.
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
Reston Regional Library
Categories:
Health & Wellness
Audience:

Valentine "Box of Chocolates" Take and Make

Make a SWEET card for someone you love! Ask for a Take and Make kit at the City of Fairfax Information Desk and take home the main ingredients to put together a delightful Valentine card. ...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Make/Create > Arts & Crafts
Audience:
  School Age Children   Preschoolers   General Interest 

Balloon Animals!

Doggies and flowers and swords, oh my! The Chocolate Lovers Festival will be in full swing all over the City of Fairfax, and you can stop in to the library to warm up and get a free balloon animal....
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
10:30am - 3:00pm
Branch/Location:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Make/Create > Arts & Crafts
Audience:
  General Interest 

Family Storytime

Make Sunday a family fun day. Enjoy qaulity time in out family storytime that encourages your child's love of reading. All ages. Registration required. Please register the total number of...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
11:00am - 11:30am
Branch/Location:
George Mason Meeting Room, George Mason Regional Library
Categories:
Storytime
Audience:
  Preschoolers 

Groovy Nate

High energy funky grooves in children’s music that entertain and educate! ​Groovy Nate® is a children’s entertainer who creates fun and educational shows using funky grooves, exotic musica...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
11:00am - 11:45am
Branch/Location:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Presentation\Performance
Audience:
  School Age Children   Preschoolers 

Author Talk - Chocolatier Kate Shaffer

The Chocolatier and the Desserted Island Indulge in a live demonstration at the City of Fairfax’s Chocolate Lovers Festival by chocolatier and cookbook author, Kate Shaffer. Shaffer will share...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch/Location:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Author Event Home & Garden Presentation\Performance
Audience:
  Adults   Older Adults 

Paper, Paper, Paper! Memories on Paper: What to Keep and How

Have you ever run across a box of old newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, diaries, family deeds or letters and wondered what to do with them? What should be kept and what are the best ways to keep it...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch/Location:
George Mason Meeting Room, George Mason Regional Library
Categories:
Workshop/Tutorial
Audience:
  Adults   Teens   Older Adults 

Tai Chi Class

Scott Mathews has been studying the "37 postures of Chen Man-Ching" for more than 20 years. This style is also known as the Chen Short Form or the Yang Short Form. While this style has its roots in...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch/Location:
Sherwood Meeting Room, Sherwood Regional Library
Categories:
Health & Wellness
Audience:
  Adults   Older Adults 

Hidden Wonders of Hidden Pond Nature Center

Hidden Pond Presents: Pond Creatures From ponds and creeks to woodlands and meadows, discover all the wonderful living things that call Hidden Pond home while getting to know our Nature Center...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch/Location:
Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2, Pohick Regional Library
Categories:
Presentation\Performance
Audience:
  School Age Children 
Register! - 9 seats left

Jonathan Austin

Magic, surprises and laughs galore! Jonathan's flair, timing, and humor will entertain all ages! With close-up magic, and interesting gadgets and amazing juggling this show promises something...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Branch/Location:
City of Fairfax Regional Library
Categories:
Presentation\Performance
Audience:
  School Age Children   Preschoolers 

Reliability of Critical Infrastructure

Basic infrastructure is critical to our modern existence! Have you paid any attention to it until it suddenly shut down, our lives and work interrupted unexpectedly, hence curious why this is...
Date:
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Time:
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch/Location:
Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2, Pohick Regional Library
Categories:
Presentation\Performance Year of Literacy
Audience:
  Adults   Teens   Older Adults 
Register! - 7 seats left

eBook Clinic

Learn about library eBooks and eAudiobooks, as well as how to access them on your compatible device! Call for an appointment; please bring your charged device and associated password(s). Adults.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
John Marshall Library
Categories:
Make/Create > Technology
Audience:
  Adults   Older Adults 

Free Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange!

Bring a puzzle, take a puzzle. Puzzle exchange is an ongoing event and takes place during library open hours.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
John Marshall Library
Categories:
Game/Gaming
Audience:
  Adults   School Age Children   Older Adults 

Friends of Kings Park Library Special Book Sale

Stop by Kings Park Library during open hours Feburary 1 through February 14 for a special book sale provided by the Friends of Kings Park Library that pays homage to the Golden Age of American Show...
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
Kings Park Library
Categories:
Book Sale
Audience:
  General Interest 

Scavenger Hunt: Valentine's Day

Find all the Valentine themed items hidden in the Children's area. Show your completed checklist to a librarian to receive a small prize. All ages.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
Reston Regional Library
Categories:
Game/Gaming
Audience:
  School Age Children   Preschoolers   Babies and Toddlers 

Train Your Brain

Stop by at the Reston Library information desk to pick up your own "Color Me Happy" coloring pages, crossword puzzles, sudoku, word searches, mazes, and many more fun activities to sharpen the brain.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
All Day Event
Branch/Location:
Reston Regional Library
Categories:
Health & Wellness
Audience:

Qigong with Nevin Turk

BENEFITS OF QI GONG Qi Gong is a traditional Chinese meditation and healing practice. The benefits of qigong include improved balance, greater mental focus, lower levels of stress and anxiety. In...
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Branch/Location:
Virtual Event
Categories:
Virtual Program Health & Wellness
Audience:
  Adults 
Register! - 17 seats left

ELL Conversation Circle

Practice your English with guided conversations in a group setting. All levels of proficiency welcome. Adults.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch/Location:
Chantilly Meeting Room, Chantilly Regional Library
Categories:
Learning English
Audience:
  English Language Learners 

English Conversation in person at Herndon Library

Speak English with a friendly group of English Language Learners. Children are welcome to play while the adults have a conversation, but you do not need a child to join us. Everyone is welcome!
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch/Location:
Herndon Fortnightly Library
Categories:
Learning English
Audience:
  Adults   English Language Learners 

Learn to Play Mah Jongg

Learn to play this fun, fast-paced game. Adults. Registration Required.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch/Location:
Great Falls Conference Room, Great Falls Library
Categories:
Game/Gaming
Audience:
  Adults 
Register! - 6 seats left

Scrap Happy: A Weekly Paper Craft Workshop

Join us for this self-directed workshop to learn and create your own paper-based crafts. Origami, heat embossing, scrap-booking, and more! No experience necessary and all supplies will be...
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Branch/Location:
PO DIY, Pohick Regional Library
Categories:
Make/Create > Arts & Crafts
Audience:
  Adults   Older Adults 

Spanish Chat

Informal conversation in Spanish. Adults.
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch/Location:
Great Falls Meeting Room, Great Falls Library
Categories:
Languages other than English
Audience:
  Adults 

Valentine Card Take-N-Make

Come get a bag of supplies to make a Valentine's card for someone special! While supplies last!
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 9:00pm
Branch/Location:
Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library
Categories:
Make/Create > Arts & Crafts
Audience:
  School Age Children 

Virtual Vocabulary Building - Intermediate Level (Reston Regional Library)

Improve your reading, writing, and speaking skills by learning new English words. An invitation to join this virtual class will be emailed 1-2 days prior to the start time. Adults. (R)
Date:
Monday, February 6, 2023
Time:
1:00pm - 2:15pm
Branch/Location:
Virtual Event
Categories:
Virtual Program Learning English
Audience:
  English Language Learners 
Register! - 4 seats left

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