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American Girl™ Dress Up and Play

2023-04-08 13:00:00 2023-04-08 16:00:00 America/New_York American Girl™ Dress Up and Play Drop in for dramatic play with American Girl dolls, clothing, and accessories! Ages 6-12. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Saturday, April 08
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-04-08 13:00:00 2023-04-08 16:00:00 America/New_York American Girl™ Dress Up and Play Drop in for dramatic play with American Girl dolls, clothing, and accessories! Ages 6-12. Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library - Story Room

Drop in for dramatic play with American Girl dolls, clothing, and accessories! Ages 6-12.

Drop in to our story room to play with American Girl dolls, clothing, and accessories. Your doll is welcome, but we provide extras! You are strongly encouraged to bring a clear gallon storage bag to hold your doll's clothing while they try on new outfits. No dolls or items other than your own leave our story room, and we don't want to accidentally add your items to our wardrobe!

Age 6 - 12. Grown ups are welcome with a child, but we cannot admit children younger than 6 due to the fragility of the toys. Coloring sheets will be available in our children's section for those under 6. Check out our events page for other fun play times for younger children! American Girl dolls are recommended for children 8+.

Contact Vanessa Salo at vsalo@alexlibraryva.org with any questions, comments, or concerns.

AGE GROUP: | Ages 6-12 |

EVENT TYPE: | Family | Children |

TAGS: | American Girl |

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

jcahill@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 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 jgregorio@alexlibraryva.org or call 703.746.1701 or TTY 703.746.1790.

Upcoming Events

Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
The Barrett Branch is hosting an All We Can Save Circle open to all interested in sincere discussion centered on the climate crisis and for those seeking community rooted in wise and just solutions.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Mar 04, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
First Floor
Make and take craft activities for ages 6+

Tue, Mar 05, 11:00am - 11:40am
First Floor
Songs, games, movement and more for ages 0-23 months

Tue, Mar 05, 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.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 11:40am
First Floor
Stories, songs, movement and more for ages 2+

Thu, Mar 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join Barrett Branch’s knitting and crochet group making items to donate.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:15am - 11:00am
Story Room
Build motor, language and social skills with your baby through songs, games, simple baby yoga and more. Just for babies ages 0-12 months and parents/caregivers--no older siblings please.

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Come play The Settlers of Catan with us! Registration needed.

Mon, Mar 11, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
First Floor
Make and take craft activities for ages 6+

Mon, Mar 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Second Floor
Please join us to read and discuss "The Dictionary of Lost Words" by Pip Williams.

Tue, Mar 12, 11:00am - 11:40am
First Floor
Songs, games, movement and more for ages 0-23 months

Tue, Mar 12, 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.