April Highlights


Spring Fling at Barrett Branch
posted on April 30, 2013

Offering fun events that will put a spring in your step, Barrett Branch Library presents three All Alexandria Reads activities for all ages to enjoy on Saturday, May 4





Clutter Control Workshop at Burke Branch
posted on April 24, 2013

Join the Burke Branch Library on Monday, April 29 for a class that offers easy strategies that will help keep you organized and clear clutter from your home.





Duncan Branch Spring Book Sale
posted on April 23, 2013

The Friends of Duncan Branch Library invite you to their spring book sale, Wednesday, May 1 through Saturday, May 4. Don't miss out on the opportunity to select from thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and more.





Book Clubs at Alexandria Library
posted on April 22, 2013

The benefits of joining a book club are endless. A great place for socializing and learning about members of the community, book discussion groups can also broaden your horizons by opening you up to new genres or authors, help you stay disciplined about reading, assist in developing your communication skills and build confidence.



Happy Earth Day!
posted on April 22, 2013

Alexandria Library commemorates Earth Day.




All Alexandria Reads 2013
posted on April 18, 2013

Facilitated by the Alexandria Library, this program is designed to create shared experiences through reading. Everyone is invited to read the featured title and selected books for younger readers. Join the events and discussions that relate to the themes of Listening is an Act of Love and experience the many ways that people throughout the world communicate their stories.



Celebrate National Library Week
posted on April 16, 2013

Alexandria Library celebrates National Library Week April 14 through 20, to honor the role of libraries across the country and their impact on communities.




Snapshot Days at Alexandria Library
posted on April 12, 2013

What does Alexandria Library offer to the community? Along with libraries around the country, our locations will be capturing the impact of the library on film, for Snapshot Day. We'll be taking photos of our events, children's entertainment, computer classes, business owners doing research, and more to showcase what one can expect on a typical day at Alexandria Library.



World Book Night
posted on April 11, 2013

Please join us for a pre-World Book Night reception at Barrett on April 16, at 7 p.m. We invite our local givers to pick up their selected books.  Anyone interested in learning more about World Book Night is welcome.





Beatley Central Spring Book Sale April 18-21
posted on April 1, 2013

The Friends of Beatley Central Library invite you to their spring book sale, Thursday, April 18 through Sunday, April 21.  Don't miss out on the opportunity to select from thousands of books, DVDs, CDs and more.