Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed for Memorial Day on Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30.
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Movie Matinee

The feature movie will be kids' choice. The children will have the opportunity to vote on the their favorite movie. Three movie options will be available for selection.  All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12
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Movie Matinee

Saturday, June 18, 2016, 2:15 p.m.

Feature movie will be kids' choice. Three movie options will be available for selection. All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12.
movie cat

Movie Matinee

The feature movie will be kids' choice. The children will have the opportunity to vote on the their favorite movie. Three movie options will be available for selection.  All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12
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Movie Matinee

Sunday, June 19, 2016, 2:15 p.m.

Feature movie will be kids' choice. Three movie options will be available for selection. All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, June 21, 2016, 10 a.m.

Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. join us to share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.

Baby-Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, June 22, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

A story time experience for our youngest library users. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to two years old.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on a lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.
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Ward 7 Civil Legal Aid, Family Services Providers and Policymakers Networking Meeting

Friday, June 24, 2016, 10 a.m.

Neighborhood Legal Services Program invites representatives from the many non-profit organizations, government agencies and community-based organizations that advocate for children, youths and families in Ward 7 to join us for a focused conversation on how civil, legal aid organizations can better partner with you to reach and serve, low-income Ward 7 families.  
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LEGO Time - Booktalk

Saturday, June 25, 2016, 10 a.m.

Saturday is Family Play Time!  Come to the Library and build, explore, and play with LEGOs and share a favorite booktalk in the Children's Room from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. every other Saturday.  This program is designed for children ages 5-13 years old.
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Homeownership Rights: Hold on to Your Home!

Saturday, June 25, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Homeownership is a valuable asset that can bring many benefits to homeowners and their families. However, many homeowners may be facing challenges that threaten their ability to hold on to their home. Join Amy Gellatly of Neighborhood Legal Services Program to learn about how to take on these challenges. Participants will learn about many issues including what to do about large property tax bills, how to apply for home repair programs, and what to do with inherited property to make sure your home is legally in your name.
movie cat

Movie Matinee

The feature movie will be kids' choice. The children will have the opportunity to vote on the their favorite movie. Three movie options will be available for selection.  All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12

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