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An Evening with Frederick Douglass

The Hopewell/Prince George Friends of the Library present “An Evening with Frederick Douglass” on Friday, February 20th at 7:00PM at the Burrowsville Library. Nathan Richardson, acclaimed poet and spoken word performer, captures the essence of the great orator and abolitionist. His 30-minute performance surveys his life with excerpts from speeches and is followed by a 30-minute question and answer time.

This is a family program that is open to all, and requires no prior registration.

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Blind Date with a Book

February 9th-14th

TEENS: Come in during the week of Valentine’s Day for a date you will not forget! The best part is, you don’t have to pay for it and we have plenty of options…we mean books!

Read each book’s dating profile and choose your perfect match. Once you’ve finished, complete the “Rate Your Date” card and let us know if it was a “dud” or a “stud”.

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Winter Reading Program 2015

ARLS will be sponsoring a Winter Reading Program “Snuggle Up With a Book!” from February 1 through March 2. This program with be a “30 Books in 30 Days” challenge (similar to ones we’ve had in the past) for babies, toddlers, and preschool children…and a “One Book a Week” program for elementary, middle, and high schoolers.

Read 1 book per week to win a weekly book prize that can be picked up at any ARLS location…and anyone who completes at least 4 books in 4 weeks will be entered into the Grand Prize drawing for a new tablet!

Stop in at any of our libraries and pick up a copy of our EXPLORE publication (you will find the “Snuggle” registration form and book log included inside!)

If you have questions about the program, please contact the Youth Services department at 804-458-6329 ext. 1013.

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Winter Story Time

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ARLS Book Groups

Schedules and book lists for ARLS book groups for the coming year are now available!

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ARLS wants your artwork!

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Looking for a new job?

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Ask us how to borrow a Kindle!

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download free movies, music and audiobooks with your library card!

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Book Group To Go!

Everything you need to start a book group of your own!

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