Thursday, October 1, 2015

Come Celebrate Your Library! After 30 Years -- Looking Back and Moving Forward!

The Reston Regional Library kicks off a month-long celebration of its 30th Anniversary on Saturday, October 3, with music, refreshments, and prizes for the whole family!

Join the library staff in celebrating the library's past and welcoming the future!

***   Events Co-Sponsored with the Friends of the Reston Regional Library and the Fairfax Library Foundation   ***

Opening Day, Saturday, October 3

10:30 am      Cody & BJ  /  Halloween Rocks*
[advance registration is required for this event]  /  all ages

11:00 am      Balloon Artist & Maker Station

1:00 pm      Face Painting & Mehndi Painting

1:00 pm      Anniversary Ceremony with Refreshments & Music

Door prize drawings for kids and adults all day  --  including best selling books, gift certificates for local restaurants, and three tablet computers!  Register for drawings at the Friends table.

More Events....  please register in advance

A Double Murder Ghost Investigation
led by Paranormal Investigator, medium and author Rob Gutro
Sunday, Oct 4    2:00 pm

Uno, Dos, Tres, Andres!
sing and move with music and dance from Latin America
with Andres Salguero
Saturday, Oct 10    2:00 pm

Acclaimed Classical Guitarists
Michael Nigro and David Grimes
perform in concert
Sunday, Oct 11    2:00 pm

Classic Cinema
The Third Man with Orson Welles
Popcorn, too!
Wednesday, Oct 14    7:00 pm

Director's Choice Book Club
River of Doubt by Candice Millard
Tuesday, Oct 20    7:00 pm

Learn to Draw Zombies
Cartoonist Paul Merklein shows students how!
Saturday, Oct 24    11:00 am

Mystery Night Theatre
Solve a whodunit with live actors!
Saturday, Oct 24    7:00 pm

Halloween Scavenger Hunt
Inside the library.  Wear your costume!
Monday, Oct 26    7:00 pm

Spooky Tales of the Night
Ages 7-10
Wednesday, Oct 28    7:00 pm

So be sure to join the library staff and volunteers in celebrating the library's past and welcoming the future!

If you have photos, stories or memories to share about the library, please send them to us on Twitter  @lovebooksreston , on Facebook , or by email to  so we can post them and add them to our celebration.

Thank you!      --      The Friends of the Reston Regional Library

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