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Research your roots!

The Fishersville Main Library is hosting a three-part series on Genealogy Basics at 10 a.m. March 1, 8 and 15. Each week will focus on a different aspect of researching family history with presenters from the Augusta County Genealogical Society. Topics will include an introduction to genealogical research, constructing family “trees,” accessing Ancestry.com for free, […]

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Adult Crafting Event

Push those sleeves up, get the creative juices flowing, and join us for an adult art program in Fishersville. We’ll be hosting a workshop on Artists’ Trading Cards on Saturday, February 1st at 2:00 pm. Create and trade miniature 2 ½ X 3 ½ inch works of art using painting, collage, or another technique. Local […]

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Music at the Fishersville Library

  Join us for some seasonal sounds! Monday, December 16 at 1:00 pm: Dulcimer Holiday Concert: Stop by to enjoy the beautiful holidays sounds of the Blue Ridge Mountain Dulcimer Players who will be playing in our cafe. Friday, December 20 at 10:00 am: Annual Winds of Time Holiday Concert: Local recorder consort, Winds of […]

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One Book One Community 2014

Thank you to everyone who submitted a ballot for this year’s One Book One Community public voting. We’re excited to announce that the selected title for the 2014 program is Rebecca Skloot’s nonfiction bestseller The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Your area libraries are already starting to plan for next year’s program. Be on the […]

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Help Choose Next Year’s Community-Wide Read

Once again, we’re letting you, the readers, choose the upcoming book for our community-wide reading program. For this past year’s choice, fans of One Book One Community selected Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods to be read across the Staunton-Augusta-Waynesboro area. What will 2014′s title be? You can submit your vote between October 1 […]

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Need a good book?

Librarians around the country, including some at Augusta County Library, are contributing to a brand new monthly reading list to highlight their favorite newly published titles.LibraryReads just went live in September with a list of ten new adult titles that librarians voted as their favorites for the month. The month’s number one pick went to […]

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A New Book Club Arrives

We’re so excited in Fishersville! In just two weeks, we’ll be starting our newest book club: New Arrivals. This brand new club invites all enthusiastic readers from ages 20 – 40 to join us on the fourth Mondays of the month at 5:00 pm. Our first book club will be held Monday, September 23rd. The […]

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Join the Job Club

We might be closed today for Labor Day, but that doesn’t mean we’re not excited for tomorrow’s kick-off of the fall sessions of our Job Club. Our area hasn’t been immune to the economic difficulties facing the country. Every day at the library, we assist people with their job searches – whether it’s helping format […]

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