Preschool Story Time

  1. Library Closed May 29 & 30

    The library will be closed on Sunday, May 29, and Monday, May 30, for the Memorial Day holiday. 

    Mask Requirements & New Library Hours

    • Masks are welcome but no longer required in the library. Learn more...
    • Starting Monday, March 7, the library will have new regular hours. Learn more...

Winter Story Time - Ages 2-4

January 20 through March 17:

  • Mondays from 10:30 a.m - 11:00 a.m.
  • Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
We tentatively plan to resume in person storytimes this winter, but stay turned to this page for updates if the situation changes.

To join us for storytime, please read the following:

  • Masks are required for all children and adults to enter the program.
  • Space is limited, registration is required. Register by visiting our Library Calendar webpage.
  • Registration is for the individual storytimes you plan to attend and opens two weeks before the program date.
Questions? Contact the Youth Services desk at 703-248-5034 or

Mother Goose Rhyme Time

A special story time for babies ages birth to 18 months and their caregiver with rhymes, bounces, and music.

Currently On Hiatus

You can view an archive of our Mother Goose Minutes on our Facebook page.
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Playtime with the Early Literacy Center

The Early Literacy Center (ELC) toys and puzzles are currently unavailable. We are ever assessing the current situation with Covid as well as what other area libraries are doing with shared toys and cleaning protocols. We hope to have the ELC available again soon.
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