News & Updates

Media Contact

Matthew Swain, Public Relations Coordinator

mswain@handleyregional.org | 540.869.9000, ext. 206

Recent News

One Book 2019

This is a special day for the area One Book One Community project as well as the author who wrote the selected book. It is her birthday – Justice Sonia Sotomayor --- and the day the 2019 One Book is announced --- My Beloved World. This is the 17th consecutive year Winchester and Frederick and Clarke counties have read t...

Genealogy Book Talk: The DNA Guide for Adoptees

The Stewart Bell Jr. Archives announces a unique book talk focused on connecting with your biological family through genealogy. Shannon Bennett & Brianne Kirkpatrick, authors and genetic genealogists, will present their new book, The DNA Guide for Adoptees:  How to use Genealogy and Genetics to Uncover Your Roots, ...

City of Winchester Issues Archives Proclamation

In preparation for the 40th anniversary of the Stewart Bell Jr. Archives this Saturday, the City of Winchester has released an official proclamation! Download and read the official proclamation here. View the event on our calendar:  https://www.handleyregional.org/node/1521 View the press release on the event ...

Video Games Now Available at Handley Library

Our video game collections has expanded to Handley Library! Previously games were only physically available at Bowman Library, but the collection has expanded due to community interest. Popular Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Wii video games are included. You can also select games online to pick up from the library...