Events

Crochet Group

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


We invite you to come out and learn how to crochet or share your talents. The group will meet on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. All ability levels welcome.

Story Time for Toddlers

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Come in for some great stories, songs, and a craft while we say, "Be My Valentine!" Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Come in for some great stories, songs, and a craft while we say, "Be My Valentine!" Siblings welcome.

Future Einsteins

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 6 - 11  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Children are invited to be a Future Einstein! Join us after school for a time of snacks, learning, experiments, and fun with the STEM GEMS and others who love science! Register for this event online.

GED Class

Thursday, February 14th, 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

English as a Second Language | Inglés como segundo idioma

Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | Jueves, 14 de febrero de 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Learning English will give you more opportunities, open new doors, and give you a better quality of life. Don’t miss this opportunity. It is completely free. | Aprendiendo inglés le dará más oportunidades, abrir nuevas puertas y darle una mejor calidad de vida. No te pierdas esta oportunidad. Es completamente gratis.

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, February 14th, 2019 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


Come in for some great stories, songs, and a craft while we say, "Be My Valentine!" Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, February 14th, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


Come in for some great stories, songs, and a craft while we say, "Be My Valentine!" Siblings welcome.

No Two Alike

Saturday, February 16th, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ages 7 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


We will highlight the life of Snowflake Bentley, who discovered the unique design of each snowflake, and affirm the uniqueness of each child. We will watch a short biographical film on the life of Snowflake Bentley, make a wintery craft, and enjoy a seasonal snack. Register for this event online.

Game On!

Saturday, February 16th, 2019 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 12 - 18  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Sample games from our new video game collection and give us your recommendations for more titles at our first Game On! program for teens! Register for this event online.

English as a Second Language | Inglés como segundo idioma

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 | Martes, 19 de febrero de 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Learning English will give you more opportunities, open new doors, and give you a better quality of life. Don’t miss this opportunity. It is completely free. | Aprendiendo inglés le dará más oportunidades, abrir nuevas puertas y darle una mejor calidad de vida. No te pierdas esta oportunidad. Es completamente gratis.

GED Class

Tuesday, February 19th, 2018 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Medical personnel from St. Luke Community Clinic will be here in the cafe area to check and monitor your blood pressure free-of-charge. Note: Takes place most Tuesdays of every month - if personnel are not here, blood pressure checks are available any day of the week at St. Luke Community Clinic. You do not need to be a patient there to take advantage of this service.

Science Scouts

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 6 - 11  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Explore the mysteries of the world through science! In this weekly program, we will discuss and perform hands on investigations of S.T.E.M.-related topics. It will be fun to guide the Sphero robots through the obstacle course using the app! Register for this event online.

Trivia Night at the Vine & Leaf

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Join us every Tuesday for Trivia Night at the Vine & Leaf, Front Royal's very own wine and tea bar! Try your hand at answering trivia questions in a nice cozy atmosphere with friends.

 

The Vine & Leaf is located at 477 South St., Suite F, Front Royal, VA 22630.

Books & Beyond

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


New members of all ages are always welcome to the library's book club! This month's book is To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf.

Story Time for Toddlers

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson. The Childhood of Famous Americans will be theme of our stories, songs and craft this week. Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson. The Childhood of Famous Americans will be theme of our stories, songs and craft this week. Siblings welcome.

English as a Second Language | Inglés como segundo idioma

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 | Jueves, 21 de febrero de 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Learning English will give you more opportunities, open new doors, and give you a better quality of life. Don’t miss this opportunity. It is completely free. | Aprendiendo inglés le dará más oportunidades, abrir nuevas puertas y darle una mejor calidad de vida. No te pierdas esta oportunidad. Es completamente gratis.

GED Class

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

Story Time for Toddlers

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Ages 3 & Under


George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson. The Childhood of Famous Americans will be theme of our stories, songs and craft this week. Siblings welcome.

Story Time for Preschoolers

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Ages 3½ - 5


George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson. The Childhood of Famous Americans will be theme of our stories, songs and craft this week. Siblings welcome.

Genealogy Nuts! Shake Your Family Tree

Thursday, February 21st, 2019 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Join us at the library for a workshop for beginner to advanced genealogists. Discover your family roots with a team of genealogists who together have researched more than 50,000 names!

World of Lego

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Ages 5 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Come explore all the amazing things you can do with Legos.

Dungeons & Dragons (Group B)

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ages 13 & Up  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Hail and well met, Adventurers! Dungeons and Dragons is an interactive, imaginative game that stimulates the mind with critical thinking, problem solving, and quick wits. New to the game? No problem. Our Game Master is prepared to help all learn the game and provide an enjoyable experience for all. Space is limited, so join up while there's still room on the list! Register for this event online.

GED Class

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Free GED test preparation classes are held at the library each week (except on school holidays or closings). For more information and to sign up, visit needmyged.org or call 1.800.435.5945.

English as a Second Language | Inglés como segundo idioma

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 | Martes, 26 de febrero de 2019 
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Learning English will give you more opportunities, open new doors, and give you a better quality of life. Don’t miss this opportunity. It is completely free. | Aprendiendo inglés le dará más oportunidades, abrir nuevas puertas y darle una mejor calidad de vida. No te pierdas esta oportunidad. Es completamente gratis.

Free Blood Pressure Readings

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Medical personnel from St. Luke Community Clinic will be here in the cafe area to check and monitor your blood pressure free-of-charge. Note: Takes place most Tuesdays of every month - if personnel are not here, blood pressure checks are available any day of the week at St. Luke Community Clinic. You do not need to be a patient there to take advantage of this service.

Science Scouts

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ages 6 - 11  REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Explore the mysteries of the world through science! In this weekly program, we will discuss and perform hands on investigations of S.T.E.M.-related topics. Have a heart! We will be learning about the circulatory system at this week's club. Register for this event online.

The Slave Trade in Seven Shipwrecks: Archaeological Investigations of the Slave Wrecks Project

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
 REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


FOSL presents a special lecture with Dr. Steve Lubkemann, Associate Professor of Anthropology at George Washington University. Dr. Lubkemann is also a Research Associate with the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture and is the International Coordinator and Co-Director of the Slave Wrecks Project. He will share an update on his ongoing archaeological investigations of African slave shipwrecks. To see a video about his work, go to cbsnews.com/videos/the-slave-ship/Register for this event online.