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Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:04pm
Open Mic for National Poetry Month

Last year's Poetry & Music Open Mic at the England Run Branch was a big hit, so we're doing it again! Come join us on Thursday, April 2, at 7 pm in our "living room."

Bring your favorite poems, your own original poems, or a few songs to share. Sign up here to be part of the act, or just come to listen. For more information, call the research desk at England Run: 540-899-1703.

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 12:49pm
Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples

Growing into womanhood is a very hard experience for Shabanu and her beautiful sister Phulan. They belong to a nomadic culture in Pakistan where it is absolutely normal for 12- and 13-year-old girls to be married off to older men.

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 10:38am
The Cage: Gaming in the Library and Teen Brains

One of our most popular events for teenagers at the Central Rappahannock Regional Library is The Cage. At this monthly event, like-minded teens can come together to socialize while playing video games, making art, or talking about their favorite manga and anime.

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 2:33pm
The Laura Line by Crystal Allen

Welcome—or not—to middle school. Laura Eboni Dyson and her best friend, Sage, are trying to make the most of a tough year. Both love fashion, and both are bigger than average. It’s hard to feel “runway ready” when the kids call you Fat Larda. But Laura and Sage are gifted in other amazing ways. And Laura discovers she is part of the incredible Laura Line.

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