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Learn, Explore, Create, Connect
Did you know the Library has a weekly blog? Every Wednesday, we highlight an amazing array of high quality adult programming and events happening in our Library. The blog includes news and updates about the Library’s collection, services, resources, and programs for adults. It also features book recommendations by staff and periodic interviews.
Library Schedule Change
On Monday, May 25, All Alexandria Libraries will remain closed and will be unavailable via phone on Memorial Day.
Virtual Programs at Alexandria Library
Check out our Virtual Programs!
While the Alexandria Library is closed, join us online for a virtual program!
All events require registration prior to attending. View entire list here.
Why Is There a Ghost in Your Story? - Writing the Surreal into the Real
Saturday, May 16 at 11:00am - Noon
Author Amber Sparks hosts an author talk and writing workshop for All Alexandria Reads.

Getting Your Financial House in Order - For 2020 and Beyond
Monday, May 18 at Noon - 1:00pm
This presentation will help you understand how to organize many aspects of your own personal finances, to give you confidence and peace of mind going into the new year and beyond.

Monthly Meditation
Monday, May 18 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Yoga in Daily Life joins us via Zoom for our Monthly meditation class. Grab your yoga mat, and get ready to relax!

Alexandria to Aarhus - A Travelogue of Two Librarians
Monday, May 18 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Thanks to a generous grant two Alexandria librarians were able to explore cutting-edge European libraries.

Telling the Story with Lillian Cunningham
Tuesday, May 19 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Washington Post reporter, Lillian Cunningham, joins us for a special All Alexandria Reads discussion about the podcasts she hosts.

Introduction to Proposal Writing - Presented by Candid (formerly Foundation Center)
Tuesday, May 19 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join Candid Network Engagement Manager Susan Shiroma for this free class on Proposal Writing. 

Forever YA Book Group
Friday, May 22 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Have you been reading a lot of Young Adult books during quarantine? Are you looking for a good read? Join our Teen Librarian every Friday to talk about everything Young Adult! All ages welcome.

2020 Census Information Session - The Census and Our Schools
Saturday, May 23 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
2020 Census Information Session: How Will the 2020 Census Impact You and Your Community? The Census and Our Schools.

At Home with Barrett Library - Walking Flower Arrangements
Tuesday, May 26 at 11:00am - Noon
Use what you have at home to build your domestic arts.

Estate Planning 101
Wednesday, May 27 at 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn about making an estate plan with or without a lawyer. Find out what resources the library has to offer, and get basic information about wills & trusts, probate and what makes up an estate plan.
Join us on YouTube for Crafts, Songs and more
Global Accessibility Awareness Day - May 21
Join us on Thursday, May 21, and mark the ninth Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) access/inclusion and people with different disabilities. We also have a program that might be of interest to you!
Low Vision Town Hall - The Benefits of Support Groups
Thursday, May 21 at 11:00am - Noon
Connect with your local community to cope during these uncertain times. Join this facilitated discussion with low vision optometrists, peers, & other resources from our community. All are welcome!
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