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ELLEN COOLIDGE BURKE BRANCH LIBRARY

Hours & Location
Mon, Jul 22 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
4701 Seminary Road
Alexandria
VA 22304
Tel: 703.746.1704
Fax: 703.746.1775
About the branch

Parking: The library has a parking lot.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: King Street Station (Yellow & Blue 3.3 miles)
  • Metrobus: 8W, 25B, 28A
  • DASH Bus: AT2, AT5

Upcoming Events
Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children may accompany their parents in class.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
The Mobile Art Lab will be here to help you rocket your art to the skies! (Ages 6-12)

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Free play for your little ones with soft foam blocks, a baby pool full of balls, tunnels and more. Best for those who are already scooting or crawling, up to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Come practice your English language skills with others in friendly conversations. Free and open to the public. No registration is required; drop-in when you can.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Meeting Room
In this interactive program, explore the forces affecting earth, such as gravity, with Mad Science antennae. Explore Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion with the Newton-mobile. (Ages 6-12)

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Ann Torralba, aka Little Miss Ann, brings her interactive folk music program all the way from Chicago to us. (Ages 0-5)

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children may accompany their parents in class.

Fri, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
This class is designed for people with little or no computer experience.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Elaine Flynn is back to present Hemingway's four wives. Learn about the adventures of the Hemingways as each wife tells her story about living with a man who changed literary history.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
Meeting Room
Renowned children's musician Bill Jenkins brings instruments from around the world for kids to explore as they sing and play along with him. (Ages 0-5)

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children may accompany their parents in class.

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
Do you love to play with Duplos? Join the Brixalot team and a room full of Duplos for free play and guided activities. (Ages 2-5)

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 4:10pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a screening of the 2018 Best Picture Film "Green Book".

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of the following stories: "The Key" by Isaac Bashevis Singer (p493) and "A City of Churches" by Donald Barthelme (p503).

Fri, Aug 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading, and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children may accompany their parents in the classroom.

Mon, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading, and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children may accompany their parents in the classroom.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Meeting Room
Sing and dance along with Peter McCory, the amazing one-man band. You won't be able to sit still! (Ages 0-5)

Tue, Aug 06, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Meeting Room
Sing and dance along with Peter McCory, the amazing one-man band. You won't be able to sit still! (Ages 0-5)

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of Agatha Christie's novel "The Murder of Roger Ackroyd".

Tue, Aug 06, 3:30pm - 5:50pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a screening of the 2018 Oscar winning film "Bohemian Rhapsody".