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DIY Teens Drop-In: Marshmallow Catapults
Friday, 4 p.m.
Brambleton Library

Trail Mix Party
Friday, 4:30 p.m.
Sterling Library

After Hours Teen Center: Marble Mug
Friday, 6 p.m.
Cascades Library

Drop-In Chess Club
Saturday, 12 p.m.
Middleburg Library

History of the W&OD Trail
Saturday, 1 p.m.
Purcellville Library

All Ages Art
Saturday, 2 p.m.
Middleburg Library

Acting Shakespeare
Saturday, 2 p.m.
Lovettsville Library

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The world’s largest online collection of family records and resources, with a learning center to help you get started and put your research together. 

Get a fascinating glimpse of the Civil War era with the complete runs of eight regional newspapers covering 1840-1865.

Ratings, reviews, recommendations, and buying advice for thousands of products and services.

Independent evaluations of local service firms and stores, such as auto repair shops, plumbers, dentists, banks, and insurance companies. Remote access available for a limited time.

Practice driving tests and manuals for driver’s licenses, motorcycle licenses, and CDL licenses in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington DC.

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