March Highlights

 

 

April eNewsletter
posted on March 26, 2018

Get the inside scoop of what's going on with Alexandria Library. 

 

 

Homeschool STEAM class
posted on March 26, 2018

This month, we will introduce a new woman scientist each week and do an activity related to her work. (Beatley Central)

 

 

Easter Sunday closure
posted on March 20, 2018

Alexandria Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018. 

 

 

Author talk with Ann Bausum
posted on March 22, 2018

Come and join us for an author talk with Ann Bausum, the author of Sergeant Stubby (Lee Center)

 

 

Mobile art lab: pet crafts
posted on March 20, 2018

Join the Mobile Art Lab to make a fun pet-themed craft! (Beatley Central)

 

 

All Alexandria Reads 2018
posted on March 20, 2018

The Alexandria Library invites you to read Sergeant Stubby by Ann Bausum and join us for other events throughout April. 

 

 

Nebulas and clusters and galaxies, oh my!
posted on March 19, 2018

This fun and interactive presentation is designed to give the general public an introduction to the most common of these astronomical "deep sky" objects.  (Burke Branch)

 

 

Friends of Beatley Central Library Book Sale
posted on March 15, 2018

Thousands of books, CDs, DVDs and more will be available for sale. All proceeds benefit the Friends of Beatley Central Library. (Beatley Central)

 

 

Women in espionage during the Civil War
posted on March 14, 2018

Join us for this free program from the US National Park Service to commemorate Women's History Month.

 

 

Mind diet: improving memory through healthy eating
posted on March 12, 2018

Min Krishnamurthy, a licensed nutritionist, brings you information on healthy eating for the mind and memory with the MIND Diet. (Duncan Branch)

 

 

Author talk with Kimberly McLemore
posted on March 12, 2018

Kimberly McLemore's newest book is a memoir sharing her experience as a survivor of domestic abuse. She's also a podcast host and founder and CEO of the Women's Small Business Initiative. (Barrett Branch)

 

 

Homeschool STEAM class: Women in Science
posted on March 9, 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)

 

 

Beatley Central's roof replacement

posted on March 2, 2018

This project will last approximately six weeks. (Beatley Central)

 

 

Alexandria Library's blog
posted on March 5, 2018

Blog of events and programs for adults

 

 

Planning for retirement
posted on March 6, 2018

This class involves a thorough review of the retirement planning process and the obstacles that can keep you from reaching that goal. (Burke Branch)

 

 

Author talk with Tracy Thompson
posted on March 6, 2018

Author Tracy Thompson takes your questions and discusses her book, The New Mind of the South.  (Duncan Branch)

 

 

Ellen Butler presents: Lady Spies
posted on March 6, 2018

Ellen Butler, author of "The Brass Compass", will give a lecture on the lady spies who were critical in the war effort, leading the Allies to victory. (Duncan Branch)

 

 

Beatley Central Writers Group
posted on March 2, 2018

This is a regular meeting of writers to share, support, and advise each other. (Beatley Central)

 

 

Women's History Month
posted on March 1, 2018

Please join us throughout March as we celebrate the history and contributions of women.

 

  

Burke Friend's book sale
posted on March 1, 2018

Buy books, cds, and dvds at bargain prices.(Burke Branch)

 

  

 

Lady spies: highlighting women's roles, contributions and weapons in the OSS
posted on February 27, 2018

Come join usfor a discussion of "The Brass Compass", a novel set during WWII, spotlighting one female spy and the extreme dangers agents faced behind enemy lines. (Beatley Central)

 

 

Local History and Special Collections tour
posted on February 26, 2018

Come learn about the importance of Alexandria in Virginia history and about resources available for researching your ancestors or home. (Local History)

 

 

Homeschool Steam class: women in science
posted on February 26, 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)

  

Carefull Knitting
posted on February 26, 2018

Join Barrett's new knitting and crochet group. We get together the first Thursday of each month to work on a meaningful project. (Barrett Branch)

 

   

March eNewsletter
posted on February 26, 2018

March eNewsletter: What's going on with Alexandria Library?