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Historic Beulah Baptist Church

2020-02-24 19:15:00 2020-02-24 20:30:00 America/New_York Historic Beulah Baptist Church Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Monday, February 24
7:15pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-02-24 19:15:00 2020-02-24 20:30:00 America/New_York Historic Beulah Baptist Church Beulah's pastor, Rev. Quardricos Driskell, will share the deep and rich history of this important Alexandrian institution. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

Beulah's pastor, Rev. Quardricos Driskell, will share the deep and rich history of this important Alexandrian institution.

Beulah Baptist Church, founded during the Civil War, became a church for the city's contraband, African American men and women who escaped north to Union controlled territory. Come learn about Beulah's founding, leadership, and its early efforts to support and educate Alexandria's Black residents.

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

jcahill@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Hours
Mon, Mar 30 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 31 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 01 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Apr 02 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Apr 03 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 04 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 05 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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

Upcoming events

Fri, Apr 03, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Learn about all of the library's digital resources!

Fri, Apr 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Spitfire Book Club
Each week on Friday morning, Spitfire will post our newest club to YouTube. You can watch this any time you want!

Fri, Apr 03, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Come join us to stretch your mind and ponder life's big questions. We will discuss what we think a virtuous life consists of, whether an un-examined life is worth living and what is mindfullness.

Tue, Apr 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Google Meet
Attention all handcrafters! Join us to share what you are working on, see what others are creating, and just chat while we craft together!

Wed, Apr 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
This class will introduce you to Overdrive & Libby, help you create an account, and get you started reading or listening.

Thu, Apr 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Google Meet
Attention all handcrafters! Join us to share what you are working on, see what others are creating, and just chat while we craft together!

Fri, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Spitfire Book Club
Each week on Friday morning, Spitfire will post our newest club to YouTube. You can watch this any time you want!

Fri, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Did you know you have access to magazines and music with your library card?