Join a Virtual Book Club at the Centreville Library

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If you’re looking for a new hobby this year, consider joining a virtual book club at the Centreville Library. The Fairfax County Public Library system hosts book discussion groups with excellent selections you can enjoy from our apartments in Centreville, VA. These days, they meet online to chat with other book lovers. Here are three book clubs […]

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Virtually Tour the Museum of American History

the front entrance of the National Museum of American History

About 30 minutes from The Elms at Centreville, the National Museum of American History allows visitors to learn about our country’s past. Home to nearly two million artifacts and over three miles of archival collections, the museum also offers virtual tours. Continue reading for a preview of what you can discover from our Fairfax County apartments: Abraham Lincoln: An […]

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Enjoy an Evening with Virginia Opera Companies

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Staged dramas set to music, operas offer exciting shows from start to finish. Whether you’re an opera buff or just curious, you can virtually experience an evening with Virginia opera companies. They currently provide highlights of past performances and cast interviews that will make you feel like you’re in a box seat. Here are a […]

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Explore the Smithsonian Zoo from Centreville

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The Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, only a half-hour drive from our apartments in Centreville, VA, works with leading scientists every day to preserve wildlife and save species from extinction. This world-renowned zoo is currently closed, but you can virtually explore the park. Using wildlife cameras, you can interact with the animals without […]

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3 Nail-Biting Centreville Library E-Books

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A local fixture since 1992, the Centreville Regional Library houses over 130,000 items including collections in Spanish, Korean, and Vietnamese. It also offers dozens of e-books in every genre, including thrillers that will keep you guessing. Here are three thrilling e-books from the library that you can rent without leaving our Centreville apartments: The Woman in the Window  An […]

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