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Ashburn Public Library offers A+ Lineup for the End of 2008 Summer

Monday, August 4, 2008
With the summer drawing to a close and the end of summer school vacations drawing near, it’s great to have a Loudoun County Library resourse near.  Check out the following line up of August, 2008 classes and  events happening at the Ashburn Library in the Dulles Technology Corridor… excerpted from http://engagedpatrons.org/Events.cfm with post courtesy of Tri-Ed Tutoring.
Beach Jewelry Making – with Shannyn Snyder
Ashburn Library
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Register Online or call 703-737-8100.
Make 4 summer-sensational jewelry items out of shells and found objects!  All supplies provided.  No previous jewelrymaking experience is required.
Recommended for ages 12-18.
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Ashburn Library Adult Book Discussion
Ashburn Library
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 7:00 PM
Book discussion of The Last American Man by Elizabeth Gilbert.
Copies of the book will be available at the Information Desk.
Recommended for adults.
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*The Adventures of Detective Dictionary – with Eric Beatty
Ashburn Library
Friday, Aug. 8, 2:00 PM
Join us as Detective Dictionary sets out to solve some of the mysteries of the English language.  This original play is a blend of storytelling, acting and inventive theatrics and explores the language arts including spelling, reading and much more.
Recommended for ages 6-11.
*Tickets are required and may be picked up 1/2 hour before the program.
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Baby Signs – with Dana Carmichael
Ashburn Library
Saturday, Aug. 9, 1:00 PM
Register Online or call 703-737-8100.
Join us for this basic baby signs class with instructor Dana Carmichael.
Recommended for ages 6-24 months with parent/caregiver.
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School Bus is Here for Kindergarteners
Ashburn Library
Monday, Aug. 18, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
All new Kindergarteners are invited to take a tour of a Loudoun County school bus.
Recommended for kindergarteners only!
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Book Chat for Busy Parents
Ashburn Library
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 10:00 AM
Parents “book chat” while keeping an eye on their youngsters.  Copies of the book will be available at the Information Desk.
August 19 – Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Recommended for adults.
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Art in the Library
Ashburn Library
September – October 2008
World Photography by Dean Villanueva on exhibit Sep 1 through Oct 31.

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ESL – English Conversation Group
Ashburn Library
Tuesdays Sep. 2, 16, Oct. 21, Wednesdays Sep. 10, 24, Oct. 1 & 8, 7:00 PM
The English Conversation Group is an informal conversation circle for non-native speakers to practice speaking English. This is not a class, but an opportunity to meet new people, share your culture and have fun.Only English will be spoken and all levels are welcome.
Recommended for adults.
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Adult Book Club at Ashburn Library
Ashburn Library
Tuesday, Sep. 2, 7:00 PM
Join us for a book discussion of Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
Copies of the book will be available at the Information Desk.
Recommended for adults.
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Kids Books Club: Ashburn Kids Book Club
Ashburn Library
Thursday, Sep. 4, 7:00 PM
Registration required, begins Aug 7.
Explore one award-winning book each month, appropriate for readers aged 8-11/grades 3-5, with book discussions, games, and refreshments.
Sept: My Name is Brain Brian by Jeanne Betancourt.
Advanced registration is required and begins 4 weeks before the program. Limited to 30. Books will be available at the Children’s Desk.

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