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Are 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.
Join us for a Sunday Funday to celebrate our summer reading programs! This year's themes are science-focused, so come find out what the library has in store for you this summer!Kids: Fizz, Boom, Read!Teens: Spark a ReactionAdults: Literary ElementsExplore more Summer Reading events in the calendar.
This series is for people who have never before used a computer. Participants will learn to use the mouse and keyboard, begin to navigate the Internet and even use email.Week 1: Intro to ComputersWeek 2: Intro to TypingWeek 3: Intro to the InternetWeek 4: Intro to GmailFor all workshops, students can sign up by either registering ahead of time with Byte Back (202-529-3395) or by showing up at the workshop the day it is scheduled. Registration is first come, first served.
Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Ages 6-12.
The Northeast Library Children's Department proudly presents our Sunday Summer Cinema Series. Come beat the summer heat with a cool family film during the summer! This program is suitable for all ages, so bring the whole family. A refreshing summer treat will be provided. Stay tuned; our film line-up will be announced very soon.
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival will be held this year between June 25-29 and July 2-6.But that doesn't mean that the festival is the only place you can go to participate in the fun. Join us for a folklore inspired afternoon as we tell stories about various trickster characters such as Anansi, Raven, or Kokopelli.