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KATE WALLER BARRETT BRANCH LIBRARY

Hours & Location
We're closed Monday January 20
Mon, Jan 13 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 14 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 15 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jan 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jan 17 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 18 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
717 Queen Street
Alexandria
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708
About the branch

Parking: No library parking lot.  Street parking is available.  A paid parking lot is available on the 100 block of North Alfred Street. 

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1 mile) and King Street Stations (1.1 miles). 
  • Metrobus: 10A, 10B, 10E, 11Y
  • DASH Bus: AT2/AT5/AT8
  • King Street Trolley:  King & Columbus

Upcoming Events
Tue, Jan 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, games & more. Just for children ages 12-23 months. Please choose to come either Tuesday or Wednesday!

Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters.

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Manumission Tour Company presents early Alexandria's African-American history.

Rescheduled
Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Monday, January 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Manumission Tour Company presents early Alexandria's African-American history.

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
First Floor
Join us for our monthly meeting and learn how to become more active with the Friends.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:15am - 10:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, games & more. Just for children ages 12-23 months. Please choose to come either Tuesday or Wednesday!

Wed, Jan 22, 11:00am - 11:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters.

Thu, Jan 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Second Floor
Your photos, documents, audio and video files require special care to keep them usable into the future. Learn how to do it with this class.

Thu, Jan 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Story Room
Simple STEAM activities AND some yoga fun. Ages 5+

Fri, Jan 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Story Room
Songs, games & other activities for babies 0-11 months.

Sat, Jan 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Second Floor
Join us for a fun and relaxing morning of painting along with episode "Majestic Mountains". All materials provided. Space is limited and registration is required.  
This event is full

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Story Room
PLEASE NOTE NEW DAY AND TIME! Class will be meeting on Monday evenings from 7-8 PM in the Story Room on the first floor.

Mon, Jan 27, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Second Floor
Learn how to fill your cart and plan your menu to prevent Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, and Cancer.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, games & more. Just for children ages 12-23 months. Please choose to come either Tuesday or Wednesday!

Tue, Jan 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, games & more. Just for children ages 12-23 months. Please choose to come either Tuesday or Wednesday!

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Story Room
Stories, songs, movement games & yoga for ages 2-5. Adult participation is expected. Younger siblings can come along and join in with their big brothers and sisters.

Thu, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Story Room
Simple STEAM activities AND some yoga fun. Ages 5+

Fri, Jan 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
First Floor
Join us every fourth Friday of the month for interactive yoga/music activities for babies ages 6 weeks to 11 months and their grownups.

Sat, Feb 01, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
First Floor
Learn how to make marshmallow fondant and work it into 2D and 3D shapes. All supplies provided. Registration preferred. Ages 12- 18.

Mon, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Story Room
PLEASE NOTE NEW DAY AND TIME! Class will be meeting on Monday evenings from 7-8 PM in the Story Room on the first floor.

Mon, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Second Floor
Told completely through media clips, author David Shield's documentary about NFL running back Marshawn Lynch broaches the repressive relationship between professional sports and Black male athletes.