Archives: ‘Announcements’

Upcoming Programs At Alexandria Library

December 5th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, Arts & Style]

Beatley Central Library 5005 Duke St.  Every Friday in December Jane Austen Birthday Extravaganza We’re celebrating Jane Austen in December  every Friday afternoon with movie screenings and a craft program. (More Info) Thursday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. Author Talk: How I Got Here by Ceil Lucas Ceil Lucas will discuss her memoir, How I […]

Environmental Action Plan Kickoff Meeting – December 4

December 1st, 2017 | [From: Announcements, EcoNews]

On Monday, Dec. 4, the City of Alexandria will host a meeting to discuss updating its Environmental Action Plan. The meeting will be held at City Hall (301 King St.) from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., in Sister Cities Conference Room 1101.

Families To Celebrate Chanukah On Ice At Pentagon Row Ice Rink

December 1st, 2017 | [From: Announcements, Holiday Happenings]

Parents…if you are looking for a unique way to entertain your children as we prepare for the Chanukah season, what could be more delightful than a combination of sparkling ice and a sparkling Menorah? On Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, from 6:00-8:30 p.m.

Holiday Book Fair December 1-3

November 24th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, Holiday Happenings]

The T.C. Williams English Department and the Alexandria Tutoring Consortium will  co-host a book fair at Hooray for Books!, 1555 King Street, over the weekend of Dec. 1-3. 

Domestic Violence Program To Host Children’s Holiday Party

November 24th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, City Hall]

Every year, the Alexandria Domestic Violence Program organizes a Holiday Party for children and mothers who have been recently served by the program

Alexandria’s State Legislative Delegation Schedules Public Hearing

November 22nd, 2017 | [From: Announcements]

The City of Alexandria’s legislative delegation will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 29 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Alexandria City Hall.  Senators George Barker and Adam Ebbin, and Delegates Charniele Herring and Mark Levine will seek community input prior to the 2018 General Assembly session.

Affordable Homeownership Opportunities – Downpayment Assistance Available

November 17th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, City Hall]

The City of Alexandria Office of Housing and partner Rebuilding Together Alexandria are now offering a new affordable homeownership unit through the Alexandria Neighborhood Stabilization Program. 


November 17th, 2017 | [From: Announcements]

Join us the following Monday, Nov. 27 for a moderated panel discussion about how Alexandria has approached the issue of hunger. John Porter, President and CEO, ACT for Alexandria will moderate.

Overnight Leaf Pickup On King, Patrick And Henry Street On November 17

November 15th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, Traffic & Transportation]

On Friday, Nov. 17, the City of Alexandria will conduct overnight leaf vacuuming on King Street, North and South Patrick Streets, and North and South Henry Streets. The work will take place between the hours of 11 p.m. and 7 a.m.

Carpenter’s Shelter’s Run For Shelter

November 15th, 2017 | [From: Announcements, Non-Profits]

Ready, set, Run for Shelter! Carpenter’s Shelter is proud to host annual Run for Shelter, featuring a 5K, 10K and Fun Run on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017.