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Cave Painting

2023-03-25 13:00:00 2023-03-25 16:30:00 America/New_York Cave Painting Drop in and add art to our "cave"! Ages 6-12. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library -

Saturday, March 25
1:00pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-03-25 13:00:00 2023-03-25 16:30:00 America/New_York Cave Painting Drop in and add art to our "cave"! Ages 6-12. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library -

Drop in and add art to our "cave"! Ages 6-12.

Drop in to the children's section, where our story room has been transformed into a prehistoric cave! Add pictographs to the wall - draw a favorite animal and add a handprint. Two families are allowed in the room at a time. Ages 6-12, younger siblings and grown ups welcome.

Contact Miss Vanessa at 703-746-1744 or

AGE GROUP: | Children | All Ages | Ages 6-12 |

EVENT TYPE: | Children | Art & Music |

TAGS: | Art Explorers | Art |

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Mon, Mar 27 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Mar 28 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Mar 29 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Mar 30 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 31 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 01 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 02 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Parking: No library parking lot.  Street parking is available.  A paid parking lot is available on the 100 block of North Alfred Street. 

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1 mile) and King Street Stations (1.1 miles). 
  • Metrobus: 10A/B, 11C
  • DASH Bus: 30, 31, Old Town Circulator
  • King Street Trolley:  King & Columbus

For reasonable disability accommodation, contact or call 703.746.1701 or TTY 703.746.1790.

Upcoming Events

Sat, Apr 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Start your Saturday doing good. Join the Barrett Branch walking and litter pickup club. For this special All Alexandria Reads Trash Trekkers, we'll be spreading joy too!

Sun, Apr 02, All day
Second Floor
Beginning today and running through Earth Month, Barrett Branch will feature art created by the Dunbar Boys & Girls Club accompanied by facts on plastic pollution and its impact on our planet.

Tue, Apr 04, 11:00am - 11:40am
First Floor
Songs, games, movement and more for our littlest friends. Ages 0-23 months

Tue, Apr 04, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Barrett Library has a volunteer available on Tuesdays to help with computer and technologies use. Appointments are available at 5 PM and 6 PM. Please call 703-746-1721 to schedule an appointment.

Tue, Apr 04, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Second Floor
Is your home energy efficient? Thermal cameras have the answer! Come to this free demo to learn how to use a camera and then check one out from the library!

Wed, Apr 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
First Floor
A hoppy, happy return of a Barrett Branch tradition! Activities for ages 3+

Thu, Apr 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Second Floor
Join Barrett Branch’s knitting and crochet group! Together we'll be making items to donate to those in need.

Fri, Apr 07, All day
Fleece Tug Toys for Dogs!

Sat, Apr 08, 10:15am - 11:00am
Joyful yoga play for babies ages 6 weeks to 11 months and their grownups.

Sat, Apr 08, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Story Room
Drop in for dramatic play with American Girl dolls, clothing, and accessories! Ages 6-12.