Lectures, Seminars, Classes & Tours
The Thomas Balch Library offers a full range of events, including lectures by authors, seminars on genealogy and historic research, walking tours of downtown Leesburg, and other special events.
Also, be sure to check out our rotating and digital exhibits.
Other Library Events
Preservation for Home Archives
- Date: 11/01/2018 10:00 AM
- Location: Thomas Balch Library
208 W Market St
Leesburg, Virginia 20176
Gabrielle Sanchez, Contract Archivist and former Library Reference Associate at Thomas Balch Library, will introduce participants to the basics of preservation and discuss the best ways to house and protect personal archives. Topics will include proper ways to handle letters, books, photographs, and other media; common conservation needs; threats to paper and electronic media; and the dangers of non-archival storage products.