Fauquier County Public Library

Children’s Programs

The following recurring programs are offered at the Fauquier County Public Library for children. Click on the program titles below for dates/times.

Baby Steps Story Time
Infants up to 13 months and parent or caregivers.

Half Pints Story Time
Children 13 – 24 months accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

2’s & 3’s Together Story Time (formerly Toddler Story Time)
Children 2 – 3 years accompanied by parent or caregiver.

Preschool Story Time
Preschoolers and rising kindergartners. Parents and caregivers must remain in children’s area during story time.

Pajama Story Time
Put on your favorite pajamas, grab the kids and join us for the latest addition to our story time lineup. Pajama Story Time is an hour of fun, filled with stories, songs and activities – perfect for working parents and their young children. Pajamas aren’t required, but they are encouraged! This story time is perfect for working parents and their young children.

Sensory Story Time
A smaller, quieter more structured and adaptive story time for preschool children with special needs. Children must be accompanied by parent or caregiver. Registration required. Call 540-422-8500 ext. 6864.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Let us help you raise a reader!  Children who have not yet entered kindergarten and their parents track the books they have read in a special log available at the library. Reading milestones are celebrated at the library with small rewards. When the 1000 book milestone is reached, children join our Wall of Fame. Register online or at your local library branch and then read, read, read.

Homework Help
Liberty High School National Honor Society members assist elementary and middle school students with homework or class assignments. Students must bring in specific school work to receive tutoring. Free. No registration required. Sessions offered only when school is in session. Bealeton Library only.

LEGO Free Play
This club is for K-5th grade students.  Children grades K – 5th will enjoy free play with the library’s LEGO collection. LEGOs will be available for all to enjoy.

Paws to Read
Children age 5 – 10 read to trained and certified therapy dogs. Children must be accompanied by parent or caregiver; signed permission slip required.