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Spring into Art and Action at Adults Events


From art and history to music and meals, springtime library events will inspire and entertain.

Art at the Library
Centreville Regional
Tuesday, March 17, 1 p.m. and Wednesday, March 25, 7 p.m.
Make a collage using old magazines. Bring scissors; other materials provided. 

Job Club
Tuesdays, March 17, April 21 and May 19, 4 p.m.
Have questions about finding or excelling in a job? Receive one-on-one help from a specialist. Presented by ServiceSource. Ages 16 and up. 

Can You Dig It? Records, Live Music and Smooth Sounds*
Kings Park
Sunday, March 29, 2-4 p.m.
Enjoy live music, light refreshments and fellowship with other music enthusiasts. Donated vinyl LPs will be on sale for a quarter each (cash only). Record proceeds will go to the Fairfax Library Foundation.

History of the African American Spirituals*
Reston Community Center
Tuesday, March 31, 1 p.m.
Calvin Earl will share stories and songs of how enslaved ancestors embedded their oral history into spirituals for safekeeping.

Fairfax County Photography Club
Pohick Regional 
Wednesday, April 8, 7 p.m.
Photographers of all levels meet monthly to share and instruct. Facilitated by Dale Scherfling, Teaching Artist at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop.

African Drumming Funfare*
Reston Community Center
Tuesday, April 21, 1 p.m.
Join Kofi Dennis in making steady-beat and rhythmic patterns with the African djembe drums and shekeres. 

Easy Plant-Based Meals* 
John Marshall
Sunday, May 9, 11:30 a.m.
Find out how to add healthy and delicious plant-based meals to your diet.

Exploring the Roots of American Folk Music*
Reston Community Center
Friday, May 15, 1 p.m.
Join Slim Harrison and “The Sunnyland Skiffle Band” and play along on a variety of musical instruments.

*Registration Required

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