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ELLEN COOLIDGE BURKE BRANCH LIBRARY

Hours & Location
Mon, Jan 20 Closed
(Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
Tue, Jan 21 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jan 22 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jan 23 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 25 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 26 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
4701 Seminary Road
Alexandria
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
Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
It’s time for reading books, singing, dancing, and learning as we create our own art. A half-hour program plus a craft. Ages 1 to 4 with an adult.

Tue, Jan 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn basic line dance steps while you workout to music. This is a class great for beginners. Bring a friend or come alone. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.

Tue, Jan 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for our quarterly meeting and learn how to become more active with the Friends.

Wed, Jan 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Storytime with your little one in mind. We'll read a story, sing songs, and do some finger plays. Half-hour storytime with free play after. Ages birth to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Jan 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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, Jan 22, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room
Noah Baumbach's incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. Stars Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson. 2019. Rated R.

Thu, Jan 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a program especially for ages 3 to 5. We'll read a story, play and do a craft. Children must be accompanied by their caregiver.

Fri, Jan 24, 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 can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Mon, Jan 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join Ms. Eli for a bilingual story time! It's all about books, songs and play in Spanish and English! You do not need to know Spanish. Ages 12 to 24 months with an adult.

Mon, Jan 27, 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 can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Tue, Jan 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Today we'll have special visitors -- our local firefighters and their fire engine!* A half-hour program followed by 20 minutes of free play. Ages 1 to 4 with an adult.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Storytime with your little one in mind. We'll read a story, sing songs, and do some finger plays. Half-hour storytime with free play after. Ages birth to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Jan 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Start off the New Year with a discussion of an incredible memoir about journalism and American politics.

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room
The Little family adopts a young mouse named Stuart, who struggles to fit in with big brother George and Snowbell, the family cat. This comedy is based on E.B. White's classic children's book.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Before you explore the world, see what website and travel apps are available to help you plan your next trip!

Fri, Jan 31, 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 can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Mon, Feb 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let's read some books, dance and play. The program includes a half-hour story time and 20 minutes of free play. Ages 12 to 24 months with an adult.

Mon, Feb 03, 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 can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Tue, Feb 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join Ms. Eli for a bilingual story time! It's all about books, songs and play in Spanish and English! You do not need to know Spanish. Ages 1 to 4 with an adult.

Tue, Feb 04, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Local primary care physician, Dr. Ken Zweig discusses ways to practice positive thinking, modify your behavior and set achievable goals, in order to live a healthier, happier life.

Wed, Feb 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a gentle storytime just right for your littlest one. We'll sing, read and play together. Twenty-minute program plus 20 minutes of free play. Ages birth to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Feb 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.