Brown Bag with Books

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Feb: Vinegar Girl By Anne Tyler
March: In Order to Live by Yeonmi Park
April: In the Woods by Tana French
May: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
June: The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Tax Forms Available at HRL

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Tax forms and instruction booklets are available
for the 1040 at our Bowman and Handley branches.

The 1040A and 1040EZ have been discontinued as of this year.
Materials are located near our Information Desks.
See below for additional resources.


Federal Tax Information

Download Tax Forms and Instructions: Online Forms
Order IRS Forms by Mail (order as early as possible)

IRS Official Website - Forms, instructions, publications, updates
E-filing Information - for individuals, businesses, and the self-employed. Free E-filing options explained

Virginia Tax Information

Virginia State tax forms are not sent to the library.
You can call to order forms by phone: 804.367.8031

Check the Virginia State site for more information
Virginia Tax Forms and Instructions for individuals


Local Tax Help
AARP offers free tax preparation help from February 1, 2019 to April 15, 2019.
Site Locations and Schedules:


War Memorial Building

1001 E Cork Street
Winchester, VA 22601-5575
(540) 247-6479
Moday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
9:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.

Site inclement weather schedule is concurrent with Winchester City School schedule. The tax site will be closed when Winchester City Schools are closed for inclement weather.
Due to budget cuts, the Internal Revenue Service is not able to supply libraries with the full range of printed tax forms, instruction booklets, and tax publications provided in the past.
Library staff can assist with locating and printing online tax forms but are not able to give advice regarding the forms that you might need. Black and white printing/copying is $.15 per page.


Video Games Now Available!

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Checkout at Bowman Library or reserve online.  Game on.

Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Wii video games are now available for patrons to checkout
in person from the Bowman Library in Stephens City or reserve online and pickup from the library location of their choice.  

Bowman currently has over 60 video games for a variety of ageswith plans to add additional titles over the next 60-90 days.  Patrons may check out one game at a time on their library card and keep it for up to 3 weeks.  Hold requests are allowed.  

To view or reserve available titles, click here or search for the gaming console or term “video games” in the catalog search or visit Bowman Library in person