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ELLEN COOLIDGE BURKE BRANCH LIBRARY

Hours & Location
Mon, Feb 17 Closed
(George Washington Day)
Tue, Feb 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Feb 19 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Feb 20 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 21 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 22 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 23 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Address
4701 Seminary Road
Alexandria
Alexandria, VA 22304
Tel: 703.746.1704
Fax: 703.746.1775
About the branch

Parking: The library has a parking lot.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: King Street Station (Yellow & Blue 3.3 miles)
  • Metrobus: 8W, 25B, 28A
  • DASH Bus: AT2, AT5

Upcoming Events
Mon, Feb 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join Ms. Eli for a bilingual story time! It's all about books, songs and play in Spanish and English! You do not need to know Spanish. Ages 12 to 24 months with an adult.

Canceled
Mon, Feb 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Tue, Feb 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
It’s time for reading books, singing, dancing, and playing together. A half-hour program followed by 20 minutes of free play. Ages 1-4 years w/adult.

Tue, Feb 25, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Make friendship bracelets. Make friendship key fobs. Eat friendship snacks. Join us!

Wed, Feb 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a gentle storytime just right for your littlest one. We'll sing, read and play together. Twenty-minute program plus 20 minutes of free play. Ages birth to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Feb 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
Come practice your English language skills with others in friendly conversations. Free and open to the public. No registration is required; drop-in when you can.

Thu, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room
"Wonder" tells the heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters the fifth grade, going to elementary school for the first time. Rated PG.

Fri, Feb 28, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
The Internet has become an essential part of any job search. It can be difficult to know where to begin.

Canceled
Fri, Feb 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Sat, Feb 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
Learn about the Capital City under the institution slavery and the people who tried to escape this system which will be presented by NPS Ranger Kenya Finley in honor of Black History Month. 

Mon, Mar 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let's read some books, dance and play. The program includes a half-hour story time and 20 minutes of free play. Ages 12 to 24 months with an adult.

Canceled
Mon, Mar 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading, and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Tue, Mar 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Join Ms. Eli for a bilingual story time! It's all about books, songs and play in Spanish and English! You do not need to know Spanish. Ages 1 to 4 with an adult.

Wed, Mar 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Storytime with your little one in mind. We'll read a story, sing songs, and do some finger plays. Half-hour storytime with free play after. Ages birth to 18 months with an adult.

Wed, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
Come practice your English language skills with others in friendly conversations. Free and open to the public. No registration is required; drop-in when you can.

Thu, Mar 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a program especially for ages 3 to 5. We'll read a story, play and do a craft.

Thu, Mar 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of the following two stories: "In the Gloaming" by Alice Elliott Dark and "Proper Library" by Carolyn Ferrell

Canceled
Fri, Mar 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading, and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Sat, Mar 07, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to make your house stand out from the others on the market.

Sat, Mar 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
As we come upon the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, let's explore Susan B. Anthony, Lucy Stone, and other suffrage activists of the Women's Suffrage Movement.

Mon, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room
Let's read some books, dance and play. The program includes a half-hour story time and 20 minutes of free play. Ages 12 to 24 months with an adult.

Canceled
Mon, Mar 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Free English classes for beginners in speaking, reading, and writing English. Text materials will be provided in class. Children can accompany their parents in the classroom.

Mon, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a discussion of "The Round House" by Louise Erdrich.