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Spitfire Book Club

2019-01-17 15:30:00 2019-01-17 16:30:00 America/New_York Spitfire Book Club James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Thursday, January 17
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-01-17 15:30:00 2019-01-17 16:30:00 America/New_York Spitfire Book Club A book club for school aged girls. James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

A book club for school aged girls.

We bring the books and fun. You bring your spunky, creative self. The Spitfire Club is a laid-back, playful space to deepen your love of reading and appreciation of self. Open to school-aged girls.

Sponsored by The Spitfire Club.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Children | Book Discussion Groups |

TAGS: | girls |

James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library
Phone: 703.746.1705
Fax: 703.746.1785

Mon, Apr 22 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 23 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Apr 24 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 25 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Apr 26 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 28 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Parking: There is a small lot with 9 spaces.  On street parking is available.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1.3 miles) and King Street Stations (1.5 miles)
  • Metrobus: 10A, 10B, 10E
  • DASH Bus: AT10

Upcoming events

Meeting Room
Mon, Apr 29, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
In celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Alexandria Library Sit-In, the first known sit-in of the civil rights era, the library will screen films that celebrate black history and civil rights.

Meeting Room
Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Friends of Duncan Library present A Year of Great Neo Noir Films.

Meeting Room
Thu, May 02, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
This discussion group meets on the first Thursday of each month. All are welcome!

Meeting Room
Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn the art of Hand-Lettering. Use this modern take on calligraphy to design and create your own family tree. Supplies provided.

Meeting Room
Mon, May 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us as we watch through the known Marvel Cinematic Universe in anticipation of the final installment this April. This week's feature film is Ant-Man and the Wasp. Rated PG-13.

Meeting Room
Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bill Young, co-creator of, will stop by to teach you about the wildlife in our local Monticello Park, and how to use his website to get the most out of your wildlife watching experience.

Meeting Room
Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Death Cafes are an opportunity to demystify the death experience. We offer an open, safe environment for discussing thoughts, feelings about all manner death and dying.

Duncan Kitchen
Mon, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join the Friends of Duncan Library for their monthly meeting! These meetings are open to the public. Learn more about what the Friends do, become a member, and get involved!

Meeting Room
Wed, May 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Duncan Book Discussion Group meets on the third Wednesday of each month.

Meeting Room
Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virginia author Ralph Berrier will present on his book, If Trouble Don’t Kill Me, which follows the lives on Berrier’s family from the mountains of Virginia to the Grand Ole Opry.

Meeting Room
Mon, May 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Friends of Duncan Library present A Year of Great Neo Noir Films!

Meeting Room
Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn more about the migration habits of Monarch Butterflies! A community member will share her recent experience following the butterflies to Mexico for the winter.