Bus trips sponsored by the Friends

Bus Trip to Washington, DC for National Book Festival

THIS TRIP CURRENTLY FULL -- Only Taking Waiting List. Next trip:  Saturday, September 1, 2018

The Schrock Tour and Charter Bus leaves the parking lot of Solenberger's Hardware on Berryville Avenue (Rt. 7), Winchester, at 7:30 a.m., and begin the return from Washington, D.C at 6:00 p.m. Travelers are usually back in Winchester at 7:30 p.m. 

The cost of the trip is $25.00. To confirm a seat reservation, call 540/662-9041, Ext 31 or email friends@handleyregional.org. Include your phone number.

The 18th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Saturday, Sept. 1. The event is free and open to the public. NOTE: Visitors can expect enhanced safety and security measures when entering the Convention Center.

Amazing authors, illustrators and poets will make presentations on stages dedicated to kids, fiction, history, poetry, contemporary life and more. Many fascinating thematic programs and panel discussions will be offered throughout the festival.The exposition floor on the lower level of the Convention Center will also offer a wide array of fun and exciting activities and programs for festival attendees of all ages. From the literacy corner reading space to special story times and a fun hunt for Waldo, festival sponsors will offer family-friendly activities throughout the day.

Make reservations and send check payable to Friends of Handley Regional Library (FHRL), P.O. Box 4, Winchester, VA  22604.   Checks must be received at least 2 weeks before the trip. Reservations: First come - first serve

Minimum of 20 paid reservations required for the trip.


Preview the 2018 National Book Fesitval and See What's In Store!