Families can enjoy a movie about the adventures of a boy who doubts Santa is real and receives an invitation to travel on a magical train that will take him to the North Pole.
This film runs for 100 minutes and is rated PG.
Children will be able to decorate plastic ball ornaments with paint and glitter. Afterwards, they can take the ornaments home, or let to decorate Rosedale with their artistic craft.
Appropriate for ages 6-12.
Supplies are limited, so this event will be first come, first serve!
Families can enjoy a Christmas movie about a man named Buddy, who grew up at the North Pole believing he was an elf.
When he discovers he is really human, he goes on an adventure to find his family.
This film is 97 minutes and rated PG.
Join Rosedale's Reel Reading Book Club! Kids read a book and then on the last Tuesday of each month they watch the movie that the book inspired, or the movie that inspired the book. Kids can enjoy a brief group discussion as well!
What would District of Columbia be like if there were no libraries? DC Public Library was curious to know what programs, resources and services we provide on a regular basis that our customers appreciate. "Library Snapshot Day," on Friday, Oct. 31, was an opportunity to take a snapshot of a typical day in the life of our District of Columbia libraries.
Teens!! Would you like to meet new friends? Do you like being creative? Do you like drawing and sketching?
If so, join us this Halloween, in our Second Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest. We will pick three winners and display all your pumpkins around the library for people to see.
The competition will be from Tuesday, Oct. 28 to Friday, Oct. 31.
All winners will be announced on Oct. 31 at 5:15pm.
For ages 10-19.
Pardon us as we take a break from our regularly scheduled programming for vacation and planning/preparatory time for our Fall schedule.Our programming will resume on Friday, September 5th with a special story time to honor Grandparents' Day at 4 p.m.
Come see Louis Bayard, author of "Roosevelt's Beast."
We are excited about the next talk in our partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill. Our next Reading Series event is Tuesday, August 19 at 7 p.m. at Northeast Library with Louis Bayard.