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Virtual Events & Videos

While the Library has returned to normal operating status, some events may remain virtual. Below is a collection of virtual events and activities.

Virtual Events
Mon, Nov 28, All day
Anytime can be story time when you join us on YouTube. Books we read count towards your 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Tue, Nov 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom
Join us on Zoom for a current events discussion on the 4th Weds. of the month. Email reflib@alexlibraryva.org to join our email list and get details on this month's topic.Register

Tue, Nov 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Attention all handcrafters! Join us to share what you are working on, see what others are creating, and just chat while we craft together! Register

Wed, Nov 30, All day
Join Miss Lisa for a weekly YouTube time for our littlest friends

Wed, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Watch the selected films at your leisure, and join the Friends of Duncan Library Film Club on the last Wednesday of the month to discuss!Register

Wed, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Do you love to read romance novels? Want to talk about them with other romance book lovers? Join us! Email reflib@alexlibraryva.org for info about this month's selection or to join our email list. Register

Mon, Dec 05, All day
Anytime can be story time when you join us on YouTube. Books we read count towards your 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Tue, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Attention all handcrafters! Join us to share what you are working on, see what others are creating, and just chat while we craft together! Register

Wed, Dec 07, All day
Join Miss Lisa for a weekly YouTube time for our littlest friends

Thu, Dec 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
We are celebrating Hispanic Heritage with a talk about modern Mexican art. Register

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Anytime can be story time when you join us on YouTube. Books we read count towards your 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Mon, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Friends of Duncan Library's monthly board meeting will take place virtually this month using Zoom.Register

Mon, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Please join Let's Talk Books club to read and discuss "Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times" by Katherine May. Register

Mon, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom
Please join us for a virtual discussion of McCreary's 2019 memoir.


 

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ONLINE RESOURCES

• Checkout an eBook or eAudiobook from Overdrive/Libby. Just getting started? Use the eBook Guide.

Read a magazine using Overdrive, a free service that offers full digital copies of your favorite magazines to view on a computer or mobile device.

Search databases for articles and information for you or your students.

• Use Heritage Quest from home to work on that genealogy project you've been putting off.

• Expand your music collection by downloading music from Freegal. You can also stream up to 3 hours of music each day.

• Ask a librarian a question via email or request a Book Match if you need some suggestions on what to read.

• Learn a new language with Mango or Rocket Languages.

Take an online class to learn something new!

• You can build your resume and get career help with Peterson's Career Prep.

• Grow your Google skills with Grow with Google classes online.

• Use the Gardening and Horticulture database to get information for planting your garden.

• Cook up some new recipes from the AtoZ World Food database.

• Kids need something to do? Check out this list of free, online resources curated by our Youth Services Librarians.

Download the Library's mobile app to stay up-to-date with us.

• Have questions about any of the digital services? Email the Digital Services Librarian.

 

Last Updated:  April 2021