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Friday, June 6, 2014

(All day)

ChessAre you interested in playing Chess?

We have chess sets available for use during normal operating hours. Come to the desk in Popular Services and pick one up!

For beginners, advanced, or just curious players, the "game of kings" offers endless hours of fun and can be highly educational. All ages are welcome. 

Email troy.bent@dc.gov for more information or call 202-727-0321.

(All day)

Listen to funny stories, play silly games, do outlandish activities, and check out what funny books and moviDog in sunglasseses the library has in stock.

Every first Friday at 4 p.m., there's something different going on in the basement program room, but it's always something funny, silly, ridiculous, or weird, and always for kids ages 5-10.

And you should always, always bring your favorite jokes to share :)

(All day)

Rainbow TriangleFor the first two weeks of June, drop by Northwest One Neighborhood Library and tell us what makes you proud to be lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, or an ally and get a button to show off your Pride. Get one early enough and you can wear it during Capital Pride week!

All ages welcome, but please keep in mind the buttons have sharp points and small pieces and are not ideal for young children.

10:00 a.m.

Cuentos, Canciones, Bailes, y más para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos.

Por motivos de seguridad, existe un límite de 75 participantes para cada hora del cuento.

Para programar una visita para su clase por favor llame al 202-671-3125.

10:00 a.m.

Baby Lap Time at MLK Children's RoomAn early literacy lap-sit program that combines sharing stories, songs, rhythm activities and baby bounces. A short socialization playtime follows the books and music program.

For ages birth to 12 months.

10:00 a.m.

Early literacy program for ages birth to 2 years.

10:00 a.m.

Join us for a half-hour of music, movement and songs for children ages 1-3 and their caregivers.

10:00 a.m.

We'll have some fun with tales for two- and three-year-olds!

Featuring:

  • stories
  • crafts
  • action rhymes
  • and more!
10:00 a.m.

Job seekers

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including:

  • Resume review
  • Creation of an email address
  • Online applications
  • Online job searches


10:00 a.m.

Picture of Margaret LynchSounds Like Fun is a show about sound. A variety of everyday objects are used in investigations which illustrate the science behind sound.  With tuning forks, oven racks, broomsticks, and oatmeal boxes, Margaret Lynch will delight children and adults alike with sound experiments. 
 
Ages 7-12

10:30 a.m.

An early literacy lap-sit program that combines sharing stories, songs, rhythm activities and baby bounces.

A short socialization playtime follows the books and music program.

For ages birth to 24 months.

10:30 a.m.

Early literacy program for ages birth to 2 years.

10:30 a.m.

storytimechicksJoin us for stories, songs, and rhymes for children ages of 3 to 5 years old.



10:30 a.m.

After Friday story time, join us for weekly Scholastic Storybook Treasures for ages 3-7.

10:30 a.m.

Image of keyboardFrom Readers' Resources to Downloadable Media, the Popular Library has lots to share with you! Check out what the library has to offer you in room 311 (third floor computer lab) and expand your digital horizons!

Contact Sarah Arnold at sarah.arnold@dc.gov with questions.

Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and must be a DC Public Library cardholder. Basic computer skills and previous experience using a Web browser is preferable.

10:30 a.m.

arnieJoin us at Deanwood Library for delicious stories, doughnut holes and a movie.

For ages 3-6.

10:30 a.m.

Family Story TimeStory time fun for the whole family! Come in and enjoy family-friendly stories, songs, movement and rhymes. 

Click here to learn about what to expect at Story Time.

11:00 a.m.

Early literacy program for ages birth to 2 years.

11:00 a.m.

Boy Reading BookThis story time helps children with early language and literacy skills through reading stories, singing songs, learning new rhymes and honing visual literacy skills with the librarian.

For ages 3-5 years.

11:00 a.m.

Story time for ages 2-5 years.

Tickets are required for entry. Tickets are available upstairs in the Children's Room about 10 minutes before story time begins.


11:00 a.m.

Children ages 1 to 5 are invited to join us on Friday mornings for developmentally appropriate song and dance!

11:30 a.m.

Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs and rhymes. Cow over moon


Wonderful Ones is a caregiver and child program for children that are walking up to and including age two.

You must register each week for this program. 

Email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 
11:30 a.m.

In the spirit of revitalizing the historic cinema theaters of Anacostia, such as the Carver Theater, the Anacostia Theater, the Naylor Theater, and the Congress Theater, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library proudly presents, H.O.P.E. Theater, Helping Our People Engage.  Come enjoy select weekly movie matinees on Friday morning at 11 a.m.  Afterwards, feel free to share your thoughts about the movie with other moviegoers and community members.  We are building hope one movie at a time.

12:30 p.m.

DC YogaFeed yourself something different during your lunch. Join us for ongoing lunch hour yoga at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. Our wonderful teachers come from different disciplines but are hoping to bring some health to your mind and body during a busy work week. Yoga will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

To RSVP for any or all classes in June send me an email with the class(es) you're interested in registering for and your name. We will take the first 30 RSVPs and then put any remaining folks on a waiting list. Please RSVP to Erika.Rydberg@dc.gov

2:30 p.m.

Margaret Lynch PhotographSounds Like Fun is a show about sound. A variety of everyday objects are used in investigations which illustrate the science behind sound.  With tuning forks, oven racks, broomsticks, and oatmeal boxes, Margaret Lynch will delight children and adults alike with sound experiments. 
 
Ages 7-12

3:00 p.m.

bill nye cover imageEvery Friday afternoon, we'll be showing two episodes of Bill Nye the Science Guy, the show that makes science fun for kids!

This program will take place in the Children's Story Circle and is open to kids ages 8-12.

3:30 p.m.

Come hang out with other teens and do fun activities like crafts, scavenger hunts, karaoke and more!

Something different every week.

Recommended for tweens and teens ages 11-15.

4:00 p.m.

Family Film and Story!

Fridays at 4 p.m.

Recommended for all ages.

4:15 p.m.

Get a free yo-yo and learn awesome yo-yo tricks such as walking the dog and the cradle at Deanwood.

For ages 8-13.