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Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Terrific Twos

Cleveland Park Library

11 a.m.
Stories, music and rhymes for 2-year-olds.

Baby Lap Time

Tenley-Friendship Library

11 a.m.
Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies (non-walkers) and their caregivers.Space is limited and registration is required each week.

Preschool Story Time

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

11 a.m.
This 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.

Pre-School Story Time

Mt. Pleasant Library

11 a.m.
Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 2-5, with their caregivers.For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time.

Drop-In Job Seekers Clinic

Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library

11 a.m.
One-on-one assistance for creating and editing resumes, setting up email accounts, searching job databases, filling out online applications and more.First come, first served!The clinic is 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Baby Time

Georgetown Library

11 a.m.
Stories, songs and fun for young ones.Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m. The second Baby Time at 11 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

Baby Lap Time

Palisades Library

11:30 a.m.
Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, bounces, and stories for babies!  This program is interactive for baby and caregiver, and helps babies to develop an awareness for language and books. 

Wonderful Ones & Twos Story Time

Tenley-Friendship Library

12 p.m.
Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs, and rhymes.Wonderful Ones & Twos is for children that are walking up to and including age two.You must register each week for this program.

Baby/Toddler Lap Time

Southeast Library

12:15 p.m.
Baby/toddler lap times are story times geared for babies ages birth to 24 months and their caregivers. Tickets are required for entry. Tickets are available in the Children's Room 10 minutes before Lap Time begins. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
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Afterschool Lounge

Tenley-Friendship Library

3:30 p.m.
Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 

Wacky Wednesdays

Northeast Library

4 p.m.
Join us on Wacky Wednesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities. Ages 6-12 For more information call 202-698-0183.
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Give Thanks! Party

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Teens - Come by Mt. Pleasant for a Give Thanks! party the day before Thanksgiving. We'll make paper beads, eat pumpkin pie and sip on hot apple cider in the Teen Space. Remember we will be closed on Thanksgiving! Ages 13-19.

Petworth Anime Club

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
The P.E.T. Clique Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles and include classics as well as new releases.  Come check out the latest anime shows and anime/manga magazines or come and share your own fan fiction (writing) and fan art (drawing).  

Kids' Book Club

Southeast Library

4 p.m.
Join us for book discussion, games and snacks at Kids' Book Club!Ages 7-11

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

4 p.m.
We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12  *Lego donations welcome. 

Petworth Anime Club

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
The Petworth Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch and talk about Japanese animation.

Games & Puzzles

Francis A. Gregory Library

4:30 p.m.
Come in after school to play board games, cards or do puzzles. Recommended for ages 4-12. All children under 9 must be supervised by a parent or guardian over the age of 13. 

Teen Game Night

Francis A. Gregory Library

5:30 p.m.
Head to the Teen Space for board games and Wii games.Ages 13 - 19.

Teen Movie Night

Northeast Library

6 p.m.
Patrons are invited to kick back and enjoy a screening of a film. We’ll provide the popcorn if you provide the enthusiasm! Screenings will start promptly at 6:05 p.m. in the meeting room on the Lower Level.Patrons ages 13-19 welcome. Please call 202-698-0183 for questions or concerns about the titles being screened. 

Pajama Story Time

Capitol View Library

6:30 p.m.
We'll read stories, sing songs, and perform finger plays together.  Come with your family and enjoy a a story before bedtime.  Ages birth to 5 with family.