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Nutcracker Fun!

2019-12-19 16:00:00 2019-12-19 17:00:00 America/New_York Nutcracker Fun! Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Thursday, December 19
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-12-19 16:00:00 2019-12-19 17:00:00 America/New_York Nutcracker Fun! Make simple props, then dance along with us to some of the music from "The Nutcracker." Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Make simple props, then dance along with us to some of the music from "The Nutcracker."

Ballet shoes are not required, but come ready to dance along. For ages 3 and up, but adults and younger siblings are invited to participate today.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime | Children | Art & Music |

TAGS: | dance | craft |

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

jcahill@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Hours
We're closed Friday August 14
We're closed Saturday August 15
Mon, Aug 10 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Aug 11 Closed
Wed, Aug 12 Closed
Thu, Aug 13 Closed
Fri, Aug 14 Closed
Sat, Aug 15 Closed
Sun, Aug 16 Closed

About the library

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

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