Fort Lee MWR - Family & Morale, Welfare & Recreation
Garrison Fort Lee

Fort Lee Community Library

Army Logistics University, Bldg. 12420, 34th Street, 2nd Floor
(804) 765-8095
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Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 8 am - 7 pm
Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday 12 - 5 pm
Sunday & Holidays CLOSED

• Books
• Periodicals
• Audio Books
• DVDs
• Computers
• Internet
• Video Games (Xbox/Playstation/Wii)

Library Parking:

Monday through Friday during business hours, Library patrons may park in the back of ALU (Evacuation Road) in the designated Library Patron Parking spaces only. Library patrons may park in any ALU parking lot after 5 pm Monday through Friday and on weekends.


Upcoming Events:


Celebrating Character Poetry Workshop
April is national poetry month! In honor of this national celebration, Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is hosting a "Celebrating Character" Poetry Workshop, April 30, 5 - 6 p.m. This workshop will focus on finding poetry in the hidden spaces of your life. Poetry will be created using prompts, games, pictures, newspapers, magazines, books and all things that inspire art. Pre-registration is advised as space is limited. This is a free workshop. The Fort Lee Community Library is located on the 2nd floor of the Army Logistics University, Bldg. 12420, 34 Street. To pre-register or for more details, call (804) 765-8095.

Ongoing Events:

Library resources orientation for Home Schoolers
The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is hosting a monthly library resources orientation for home schoolers every first Thursday of the month, 9 - 10 a.m.! It will take place on the first Thursday of each month starting in November. Discover library resources that will supports your children's education. Learn how to use the catalog and how resources are arranged using the Dewey System and other classification systems. Registration is open up until the day before orientation. This is a free event. Please register in advance by calling (804) 765-8095.

Preschool Story Hour

The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library is hosting Preschool Story Hour for children (Ages 0 - 5 years old) Wednesdays 10:30 - 11:30 am. There will be limited seating availabiltiy so please arrive early. Pre-registration is required. Register in person or call the library. This is a free event. For more details, call (804) 765-8095.

Read 2 Rover!

The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library invites you to join us every third Monday of the month, 5 – 6 pm for our Read 2 Rover hour with Caring Canines of Richmond. Caring Canines is a volunteer therapy dog group that encourages children’s literacy while interacting with certified therapy dogs. This activity is open to children 0 to 12 years of age. This is a free program, however, pre-registration is required no later than 12 pm day of the event.  For more details, call (804) 765-8095.

Young Adults & Tweens! It's Raining Books!

The Family and MWR Fort Lee Community Library welcomes all young adults and tweens to check out 3,000 new book selections for young adults and tweens. Come and check out selections such as Catching Fire (Suzanne Collins), Shiver (Maggie Stiefvater), If I Stay (Gayle Forman), The Twilight Saga Collection (Stephenie Meyer) and much more! The Fort Lee Community Library also carries a wide variety of fiction, non-fiction and biography selections. While you're searching through the books, take a minute to check out some of the latest DVD release as well.  Patrons 15 years old and younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information, call (804)765-8095.