Samantha Thomason

Teen Movie Night at Cooper: "17 Again"

Come to Cooper Branch Tuesday, November 3, 7-8:30pm, for Teen Movie Night. This month we're watching 17 Again, starring Zac Efron.

D–Day: The 65th Anniversary Exhibit

Wednesday, November 11, All day (9am-9pm), Headquarters Theater

Items from the Museum of Valor collection honoring all veterans and military, especially men and women from World War II, will be on display all day in the theater.

Sherman Alexie Interview

Check out this recent PBS NewsHour interview with Sherman Alexie, author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian and War Dances.

Visit the PBS NewsHour web site to watch more videos of Sherman and to listen to him read several of his poems.

Fall Book Sale: $1 a box day!

It's the last day of our HUGE semi-annual book sale, which means it's $1 a box day! That's right - only $1 for everything you can stuff into a box!
There are still lots of great books and tapes left, so stop by Headquarters Library before 9pm tonight, Wednesday October 21, to find some great bargains.
 

Friends of the Library Annual Meeting

Join us for the Friends of the Library Annual Meeting on Monday, October 26, 7pm, in the CRRL Headquarters Library Theater.

Not currently a friend? Join at the door! The Friends of the Central Rappahannock Regional Library need you!

Find out more!

Teen Read Week: YALSA Announces 2009 Teens' Top Ten Winners

The Young Adult Library Services Association has just announced this year's Teens' Top Ten. Over 11,000 teens voted online for their favorites from August 24 through September 18. And the winners are ...

1. Paper Towns by John Green
2. Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
3. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
4. City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
5. Identical by Ellen Hopkins
6. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
7. Wake by Lisa McMann
8. Untamed by P.C. and Kristin Cast
9. The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
10. Graceling by Kristin Cashore

Teen Read Week is all about reading for fun, so take a break from homework by checking out one of these great books.

Halloween Fun at the Library

Celebrate Halloween at the library!

Headquarters

Camp Fright! - Tuesday, October 27, 7:00-8:00
Fabulous Friday on a Tuesday night. Live storytelling to thrill and chill you. Fun and games presented by the Teen Council and TAG Team. Costumes welcome. Grades K-6.Sign-up begins September 1.

Halloween Hoopla! - Friday, October 30, 10:30-11:00
Stories, songs, and a Halloween costume parade. For infants and preschoolers. Costumes welcome.
 

Beyond Reality - Teen Read Week: October 18-24

Stop by the Central Rappahannock Regional Library during Teen Read Week to read beyond reality! Check out materials to change your world, take you somewhere unlike your world, or learn about other cultures. Stop by today and pick up a page turner that you can read or listen to, just for the fun of it!

Library Book Sales Starting This Weekend

Bargain hunters can take advantage of two library book sales starting this weekend.

The semi-annual Headquarters book sale kicks off this evening with a preview for Friends of the Library from 7-9pm. Not a friend? Join at the door! The sale is open to the public Saturday, October 17 - Wednesday, October 21.

Salem Church's monthly lobby book sale starts today and runs through Thursday, October 22.