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County Schedules Public Information Sessions on Government Support Center

County Schedules Public Information Sessions on Government Support Center

From Loudoun County -- The Loudoun County Department of Construction and Waste Management and the Office of Transportation Services are holding two public information sessions in March on the proposed amended master plan for the county’s Government Support Center site.

The Government Support Center site is located on an approximately 670-acre parcel located on the east side of Sycolin Road (Route 625), on the north side of Cochran Mill Road (Route 653), and on the south side of the Town of Leesburg. The parcel contains Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park and several existing county facilities.

The public information sessions will be held Tuesday, March 1, 2011, and Thursday, March 3, 2011, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the cafeteria of Cool Spring Elementary School, 501 Tavistock Drive, S.E. in Leesburg.

Chang Liu Appointed as Director of Library Services for Loudoun County

 Chang Liu Appointed as Director of Library Services for Loudoun County

The County of Loudoun:

Surplus Store Open All Day

Surplus Store Open All Day

From Loudoun County:

An updated selection of bicycles and reduced-price fire boots are among the featured items for sale at the Loudoun County Surplus Store, which will be open Friday, February 4, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The fire boots (leather, rubber) are now $10 a pair, marked down from $15. In addition to the boots and bicycles, the store will also offer a large selection of books, a wide variety of computer equipment, children's clothing, televisions, chairs, televisions, rows of shelving and office furniture.

The Loudoun County Surplus Store is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the first, second and third Friday of the month, and the last Saturday of the month. The store is located at 14 Cardinal Park Drive, Suite 106 in Leesburg.

Photos of items for sale as well as directions to the store are online.

 

An Evening at The Wine Kitchen: Fundraiser for Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

An Evening at The Wine Kitchen: Fundraiser for Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers

From Visit Loudoun:

Spend an evening at The Wine Kitchen where we’ll open the bottles, if you’ll open your hearts to support the Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers. Drop in for fine wine and light fare and make a difference in your community. Proceeds benefit Caregivers’ Neighbors Helping Neighbors in Need programs which helps Loudoun seniors and adults with disabilities maintain independent living. Services include assisted transportation to medical appointments, supportive services like grocery shopping, and financial management support via AARP’s Money Management Program.

The event will be held from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at 7 South King Street in Leesburg, VA. Tickets are $35/person in advance, $40/person at the door. Admission fee includes two glasses of wine and light hors d’oeuvres.


Loudoun County Public Library Receives Prestigious National Award

Loudoun County Public Library Receives Prestigious National Award

From the County of Loudoun:

The Loudoun County Public Library has been selected as one of five libraries in the nation to receive the John Cotton Dana Award.  This prestigious award recognizes and honors outstanding achievement in library public relations. 

Cardio Tennis Kicks Off at Ida Lee Park

Cardio Tennis Kicks Off  at Ida Lee Park

Just in time for everyone to fulfill their New Year's resolutions, Cardio Tennis debuts at Ida Lee Park's tennis center in Leesburg, VA. The weekly classes began today at 12:00 p.m. and will be offered on a week-by-week basis.

Cardio tennis is for tennis lovers and for those just wanting to have fun and stay in shape. Celebrities such as fitness guru Denise Austin, and tennis pro Anna Kournikova, are proponents of Cardio Tennis. It has also been featured on NBC’s “Biggest Loser.”  The classes are taught by the professional trained staff at the Ida Lee Park Tennis Center.

County Seeks Public Input to Name Senior Center in Leesburg

County Seeks Public Input to Name Senior Center in Leesburg

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