February Highlights


March Madness at Burke Branch
posted on February 28, 2014

It's the 12th anniversary of the Burke Branch Library's reopening! We'd love for you to join us at the branch for a book sale extravaganza that begins on Wednesday, March 5. 


Valentine's Day at Alexandria Library
posted on February 11, 2014

Check out all of the exciting Valentine's Day happenings at Alexandria Library!


Author Talk with Nancy Silcox at Beatley Central Library
posted on February 5, 2014

Nancy Noyes Silcox was inspired to write “Samuel Wilbert Tucker: Story of the Civil Right Trailblazer and the 1939 Alexandria Library Sit-In" to ensure that Samuel Tucker's heroic story and legacy would live on. Silcox will discuss her book on Sunday, February 9, at 2 p.m., at the Beatley Central Library, as part of Alexandria Library's 75th anniversary celebration of that historic act.


Learn to Download Free eBooks and Audiobooks @ Alexandria Library
posted on February 5, 2014

Would you like to download FREE eBooks and audiobooks on your electronic device? Alexandria Library regularly holds instructionals that will teach you how you can enjoy your next book on an eReader or mobile device. Sample our selection of eReaders such as the Kindle®, iPod® touch, NOOK™ and Sony® Reader™. Or, you may bring your own device for instructors to answer specific-related questions.


Black History Month
posted on February 3, 2014

Alexandria Library honors Black History Month.