Ever imagined yourself in a scene while reading? Visit the Green Screen Photo Booth and place yourself directly in the story!
Show off your book knowledge at trivia night. Bring your own team of 3–5 or form a team with new friends at the event. Awesome book-related prizes for the top two teams.
Enjoy an inter-generational StoryCorps-esque event where kids/teens and adults interview each other about their favorite books. Visit our recording "studio" for an interview session. Interviews may be used in a limited library podcast series and/or other digital platforms.
Join fellow book lovers for lively and thoughtful discussions about the some of America's most-loved books.
Each episode of The Great American Read will explore one of five overarching literary themes. Join the conversation and engage in a discussion about why these books matter, why we're drawn to these themes and what they tell us about ourselves
Join a panel of local writers in a lively conversation about what makes a "great" book. Does it have to have an exciting plot, or is it character driven? Can you have a great story with average writing? Or is it all about the emotions the book elicits?
Reston Regional Library is thrilled to host New York Times bestselling, Newbery Medal-winning author Kwame Alexander for an author talk and book signing. Kwame is a poet, educator and author of 25 books, including Rebound, the follow-up to his Newbery medal-winning young adult novel The Crossover. Kwame is a Reston native. Books will be available for purchase.