December Highlights



Documentary screening: Overshadowed
posted on January 17, 2018

OVERSHADOWED is a film about Ethiopia, its history, its people, and the diaspora that has scattered its people. (Duncan Branch)



Author talk with Oscar Fitzgerald
posted on January 17, 2018

Join us for an author talk event with Oscar Fitzgerald. He talks about his new book, "American Furniture: 1650 to the Present." (Beatley Central)



Adult craft night
posted on January 16, 2018

Share your projects, tips and ideas, and enjoy the company of other crafters while you do your craft of choice. (Duncan Branch)



Kristina Hagman
posted on January 16, 2018

Kristina Hagman is the author with Elizabeth Kaye of "The Eternal Party: Understanding My Dad, Larry Hagman, the TV Star America Loved to Hate." She says she is "an unlikely author because I have dyslexia." (Barrett Branch)



Homeschool STEAM class
posted on January 5, 2018

Join other Homeschool families for a special weekly program with hands-on high tech and low tech activities focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math! (Beatley Central)



Tainted Blood: the untold story of the 1994 Olympic 
posted on January 5, 2018

Filmmaker Jill Yesko shows her documentary, Tainted Blood, on the untold story of the 1984 blood doping scandal involving the US men's cycling team. (Burke Branch)



The entrepreneural equation
posted on January 4, 2018

The Entrepreneurial Equation is a 40-minute free program designed to help educate business owners about tools and strategies to help make building, running, and preserving a business easier.(Barrett Branch)



Code Club
posted on January 5, 2018

Tweens and teens will learn the basics of coding through fun hands-on projects that focus on creating. (Beatley Central)



Martin Luther King, JR, Day
posted on January 2, 2018

All Alexandria Libraries will be closed Monday, January 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 



Passport to retirement
posted on January 1, 2018

This class involves a thorough review of the retirement planning process and the obstacles that can keep you from reaching your goals. (Beatley Central)



Writing a successful essay
posted on January 1, 2018

Join us for a workshop on writing a clear and effective essay. Learn skills that will help you succeed in school and in your college application process. (Barrett Branch)



Learn to make Origami
posted on December 29, 2017

Learn to make an animal using only a few folds of paper at our origami program. (Duncan Branch)



New Year's Day closure
posted on December 27, 2017

All Alexandria Libraries will be closed for New Year's Day on Monday, January 1, 2018.