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WINTER READING PROGRAM

Escape the cold this winter curled up with a good book!

Children birth through 5th grade read 5 books by January 31 to get a sticker. Teens in 6th through 12th grades read 2 books to get up to $10 of library fines waived from their accounts.

All books logged will go toward meeting Alexandria Library's reading goal. If all participating libraries meet one nation-wide reading goal, "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban will donate $25,000 to charity.

The program begins December 17. Enroll through Beanstack or pick up a paper log at any Alexandria Library.

 

Kids Winter Reading

Kids can either log books read or read to them or complete an early literacy activity sheet for a surprise.    

Teens Winter Reading

Overdue fines up to $10 will be forgiven if you are a middle or high school student who registers, reads, and adds at least two book to your reading log. 

Upcoming Events
Thu, May 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Story Room

Thu, May 23, 10:45am - 11:15am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Thu, May 23, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Story Room

Thu, May 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Large Meeting Room

Fri, May 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Fri, May 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Sat, May 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Sat, May 25, 11:00am - 11:45am
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Picture Book Area

Sat, May 25, 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Tue, May 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 10:45am - 11:15am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 11:30am - 12:00pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Canceled
Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Tue, May 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Wed, May 29, 10:15am - 10:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Wed, May 29, 11:00am - 11:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Wed, May 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Wed, May 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Children's Area

Canceled
Thu, May 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Canceled
Thu, May 30, 10:45am - 11:15am
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Canceled
Thu, May 30, 11:30am - 12:00pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Fri, May 31, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Sun, Jun 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Story Room

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - First Floor

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 11:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Tue, Jun 04, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Small Conference Room

Wed, Jun 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - First Floor

Wed, Jun 05, 11:00am - 11:45am
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Wed, Jun 05, 5:15pm - 6:30pm
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Second Floor

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - First Floor

Fri, Jun 07, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Meeting Room