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Adults and 50-Plus

You may be surprised to discover the variety of activities offered at the library. Visit us for reading recommendations, technology assistance, special events, research help, retirement planning resources and more. Last Updated: Jul 22, 2024 12:24 PM

Overview of Resources for Adults and Our 50-Plus Community

The Fairfax County Public Library has so much to explore. With vibrant programs, a diverse collection of materials to read and listen to, and every branch having something special to see or do, the library is the place to be. Volunteer at the library or join a library friends group. Visit the Virginia Room where you can learn more about your family tree and find excellent local history resources. Get technology assistance with your new device. Attend one of the many programs offered at 22 branches. Or just stop in to say “Hi.” We'll be glad to see you!

In this guide, you will find:

  • A listing of adult programs and events.
  • Recommended books.
  • On-demand videos of recent presentations.
  • Things to do online.

Adults and 50-Plus Is Intended for:

  • Adults who are interested in programs and events.
  • Adults interested in continuing education.
  • Adults looking for new hobbies and interests.
  • Anyone who is interested in gathering ideas for what to read next.

Stay Connected

For a full list of events at your library visit our Library Calendar. 

If you would like to receive notifications about some of our spotlight adult events, send a message to You will receive 1–2 monthly emails. 

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