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    Summer Reading

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Stories, music and rhymes for 2-year-olds.

4:00 p.m.

Chess instruction for kids of all ages.

7:00 p.m.

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up will have the chance to explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will be discussing vibration and how it relates to movement by watching what happens when vibration is applied to substances.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

1:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants.

For children ages 0-12 months.


Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

2:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants, for children ages 0-12 months. Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

4:00 p.m.

Storytime in French for children of all ages and skill levels.

7:00 p.m.

Kyle Wichtendahl from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick, MD will be speaking about Civil War medicine.  Learn about the challenges faced by doctors, nurses and surgeons during the Civil War, while learning about innovations that let to modern military medical systems.

Friday, August 15, 2014

10:00 a.m.

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

3:30 p.m.

In this science experiment children will learn how they can use regular household items to make a lava lamp. This program is for children ages 2 and up.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

10:30 a.m.

A program full of hands-on science fun for preschool children ages 3-5.

Explore more children's Summer Reading events in the calendar.

Monday, August 18, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Books, music and rhymes for 1-year-olds.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, music and songs for 1-year-old children.

7:00 p.m.

Free weekly yoga class led by a qualified instructor, courtesy of Yoga Activist.

Geared toward beginners, although all are welcome.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

1:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants.

For children ages 0-12 months.


Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

2:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants, for children ages 0-12 months. Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

4:00 p.m.

Undirected play with LEGO building blocks. For all ages.

7:00 p.m.

Free weekly yoga classes led by a qualified instructor, courtesy of Yoga Activist.

Geared toward beginners, but all are welcome.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Books, music and rhymes for 2-year-olds.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, music and rhymes for 2-year-olds.

4:00 p.m.

Chess instruction for kids of all ages.

7:00 p.m.

Ages 4 and up are invited to come explore scientific concepts and conduct fun experiments. For the final week of this program we will learn about catapults. Participants will create their own specimens and test them with a variety of safe materials.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

1:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants.

For children ages 0-12 months.


Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

2:30 p.m.

A time of stories, songs, and rhymes designed to foster early literacy in infants, for children ages 0-12 months. Space is limited, please call 202-282-3073 to register.

4:00 p.m.

Storytime in French for children of all ages and skill levels.

Friday, August 22, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Using the concepts of lift, drag, thrust, and gravity, design your own paper glider or plane.  Then, test whose aircraft can stay in the air the longest.  All ages are welcome.  Registration is required.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Storytime fun for the whole family.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Digital Storytime incorporates the library's digital resources into traditional storytime elements.

We will read digital books, listen to music, and use educational apps.

All books and music will be available in the library's collection for patrons to check out.

Monday, August 25, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Books, music and rhymes for 1-year-olds.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, music and songs for 1-year-old children.

7:00 p.m.

Free weekly yoga class led by a qualified instructor, courtesy of Yoga Activist.

Geared toward beginners, although all are welcome.