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May 2020

Q&A with Alexander Chee

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us for a Q&A with author Alexander Chee. Help keep Old Town Books open by taking one of our new, pay-what-you-can virtual writing classes! Suggested donation is $20 and we ask that you consider purchasing the author's book at oldtownbooks.com and take advantage of $1 shipping. About the class format:Join us from the comfort of your home for a Q&A with Alexander Chee on his books, the writing process, and more. Zoom meeting information will be emailed to participants…

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Virtual Community Cocktails

May 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join your fellow members online for drinks & bites! Community Cocktails is now online! This is virtually the best way to get to know your fellow members, network, and make connections (pun intended)! Join us to reconnect with your favorite members, touch base with the ALX team, and see which ALX member is the best home bartender! You won't want to miss it.

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June 2020

Community Caring

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
ALX Community Waterfront, 201 N Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Alexandria, VA 22314 US
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A volunteer sandwich making event benefiting TC Williams Athletic Department! ALX Community is committed to just that – community! With that in mind, we know it’s extremely important to engage and give back. We hope you will join us for our monthly service events – Community Caring.Join us in the Lounge in our new Waterfront location on Tuesday, June 9th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM to help in the fight against hunger! We will be making ham & cheese…

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Virtual Community Cocktails

June 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join your fellow members online for drinks & bites! Community Cocktails is now online! This is virtually the best way to get to know your fellow members, network, and make connections (pun intended)! Join us to reconnect with your favorite members, touch base with the ALX team, and see which ALX member is the best home bartender! You won't want to miss it.

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True Story! Book Club: The Body by Bill Bryson

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

True Story! Book Club June Pick About the Book:Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body–how it functions, its remarkable ability to heal itself, and (unfortunately) the ways it can fail. Full of extraordinary facts (your body made a million red blood cells since you started reading this) and irresistible Bryson-esque anecdotes, The Body will lead you to a deeper understanding of the miracle that is life in general…

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June 18 & 19 Allyship Workshop

June 18 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

What does it mean to be effective allies to people of color in our work for racial equity? What does it mean to be effective allies to people of color in our work for racial equity? Whitney Parnell, executive director and co-founder of Service Never Sleeps (SNS), will lead an intensive, fast-paced webinar series designed to explore how to use individual and collective areas of privilege to advance racial justice. Using SNS’ CLAIM framework (Care, Learn, Act, Influence, Maintain), this…

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Bad Romance Book Club: Sophie Jordan

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us in reading Sophie Jordan's The Duke's Stolen Bride and The Virgin and the Rouge! About the BooksContinuing her bestselling Rogue Files series, Sophie Jordan brews up two scintillating romances...The Duke's Stolen BrideAn urgent dilemma…To save her impoverished family, Marian Langley will become a mistress. But she will not be just any mistress. Marian intends to become so skilled, so coveted, that she can set her own terms, retaining control over her body and her fate. Only one problem remains: finding a…

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Old Town Books Cooks! Meet Outlander Kitchen Author, Theresa Carle-Sanders

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for a special Old Town Books Cooks! book club and meet Outlander Kitchen author, Theresa Carle-Sanders! Our newest book club for culinary lovers, Old Town Books Cooks! Join us for a virtual gathering with professional cook, food writer, and author, Theresa Carle-Sanders. We'll be discussing and snacking on recipes from her latest cookbook, Outlander Kitchen: To the New World and Back Again: The Second Official Outlander Companion Cookbook . Feel free to bring a snack to munch on…

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Processing the Social Landscape through the Lens of the Soul

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ALX Community Waterfront, 201 N Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314
Alexandria, VA 22314 US
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Race Relations Series: Processing the Social Landscape through the Lens of the Soul

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June Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: The Ten Thousand Doors of January

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Old Town Books, 104 South Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Alexandria, VA 22314 US
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Join Old Town Books' Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club in reading Alix E. Harrow's The Ten Thousand Doors of January! About the Event:Old Town Book Club is free and open to the public, but RSVP is appreciated. Take 20% off your in-store purchase of The Ten Thousand Doors of January by mentioning the book club. Purchasing the book at our store is not required to attend, but it is much appreciated - it sustains our free literary arts programming.About the Book:In the…

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Welcome to ALX Community, DC’s new home of co-working and collaboration. Our space is a flawlessly designed shared office community, located in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria, and is perfect for DC area working professionals. Our members include entrepreneurs, small businesses, freelancers, financial professionals and non-profit organizations.Located next to the Potomac river and just steps away from historic King Street in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, this unique, multi-story building was built for collaboration and includes a beautiful dog-friendly co-working space, plenty of meeting rooms, a patio on the Waterfront Promenade, and Alexandria’s first dedicated Conference Center. We have flexible plans to accommodate any busy professional or company regardless of size or need. We’d love to show you around! Whether you need a place to work for the day, month, or a year- we have you covered. Our flexible membership plans allow you and your team to achieve your best.

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