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Don't Miss The Mountain Music Project Film Screening and Talk

The Mountain Music Project Film Screening and Talk is on April 25th at Bowman Library from 6:30PM-8PM.  The film follows the journey of two traditional musicians from their roots in the hills of Virginia to the mountains of rural Nepal, where they explore the extraordinary connections between Appalachian and Himalayan ...

Beyond Beginners Genealogy Program

We are excited to announce a new program led by Joan M. Wood, Archives Assistant at the Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, at the Handley Library.  The program, Genealogy Series: Beyond Beginners will focus on helping patrons find information through the census records.  Wood will explain the types of census records avail...

Book Drop-Off Announced at Bowman Library

Get ready for spring cleaning! Book drop-off dates for donations of gently used books, DVDs, CDs, video games, and sheet music as  Saturday, May 18th  from 9AM-12PM at Bowman Library in Stephens City.   Volunteers and staff will be onsite to accept donations from the community during this time.  ...

Winchester City Issues Proclamation on National Library Week

The City of Winchester has issued an official proclamation acknowledging National Library Week and the critical value Handley Regional Library System delivers to residents in Winchester, Frederick County, and Clarke County.  Read the official proclamation:  “Handley Regional Library System has a miss...