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Central Branch Library

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1015 N. Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22201 United States
7032285984 https://library.arlingtonva.us/locations/central-library/

September 2018

Banned Books Picnic

September 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Central Branch Library, 1015 N. Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22201 United States
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Free

Celebrate Your Freedom to Read! Join us after work to hang out with your friends and listen to passages from challenged and banned books, read by some of your favorite librarians. Bring your blanket and a picnic dinner! The Picnic will be held in Quincy Park, on the lawn between the Central Library Auditorium and the soccer field. In the event of rain, we will move to the Auditorium. Please note: This event is for adults and mature teens only. RSVP for an event reminder.

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Escape Room – Banned Books Week

September 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Central Branch Library, 1015 N. Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22201 United States
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Celebrate your freedom to read with a Banned Books Week-inspired escape room challenge! It seems some of our favorite novels have begun to mysteriously disappear from our stacks. We need your help solving a series of riddles, puzzles, and clues to figure out where they have gone. If you are up to the task, please inquire immediately! It's a great chance to bond with family & friends. Think you can solve the mystery in time?  For ages 16 and up.…

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