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1000 Books Story Time

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

2023-05-04 11:00:00 2023-05-04 11:40:00 America/New_York 1000 Books Story Time Outdoors on our lawn, weather permitting. Stories, songs and more celebrating Asia & the Pacific Islands. Ages 2+ Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library -

Thursday, May 04
11:00am - 11:40am

Add to Calendar 2023-05-04 11:00:00 2023-05-04 11:40:00 America/New_York 1000 Books Story Time Outdoors on our lawn, weather permitting. Stories, songs and more celebrating Asia & the Pacific Islands. Ages 2+ Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library -

Outdoors on our lawn, weather permitting. Stories, songs and more celebrating Asia & the Pacific Islands. Ages 2+

This month's stories, music and movement activities celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islanders Heritage month!

The books we read count towards your 1000 Books Before Kindergarten list.  Not enrolled? Get a kit at any branch or signup online at alexlibraryva.org/1kbbk

Weather permitting, these programs will be held out on our Columbus Street lawn. Please check our website or call 703-746-1710 for program updates.


This program is recommended for ages 2 and up, though younger siblings are welcome.

Kate Waller Barrett Branch Library

jcahill@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1703
Fax: 703.746.1708

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 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

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
First Floor
Songs, games, movement and more for ages 0-23 months

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
First Floor
Duplo train Legos and more--come and play! Recommended for ages 5+.

Thu, Jun 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Outdoors
It's time to play on the lawn outside the Children's Room. Ages 2+

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Second Floor
The Barrett Branch Mahjong group meets the second and fourth Thursdays of the month from 2-4 pm on the second floor. Accommodation is for 12 players so first come first served if more than 12.

Thu, Jun 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet and learn about some amazing reptiles with My Reptile Guys. Ages 6+

Mon, Jul 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Stories and other activities at historic Carlyle House in Old Town. (121 N Fairfax Street). Ages 4-8

Tue, Jul 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
First Floor
Join Miss Lisa for songs, games, movement activities and more fun that's just right for ages 0-23 months