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Friday, October 3, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Logo for Hispanic Heritage MonthIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a special story time, featuring a bilingual presentation of The Three Billy Goats Gruff / Los Tres Chivitos Gruff  in English and Spanish. 

Don’t miss this new spin on an old classic.

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. 

Saturday, October 4, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes, and good books. Book

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

10:00 a.m.

hickory dickory dockSlow your busy morning down with a short story time. 

A couple books, a couple songs. A nice break! 

4:00 p.m.

ExploreExplore science, technology, engineering, art, and math with hands-on experiments, crafts.

Ages 6-12
 

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

11:00 a.m.

babies

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies (non-walkers) and their caregivers.

Space is limited and registration is required each week. Babies can be registered anytime in the week leading up to each Wednesday morning session.

To register, please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov

 
12:00 p.m.

cow and moon 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.

Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 

4:00 p.m.

legosWe supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. 

Ages 6-12 



*Lego donations welcome. 

7:00 p.m.

PJ BearA family story time with books, songs, and rhymes before bed.

For kids of all ages. 

7:00 p.m.

book cover artThe Friends of Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library present:

Dan Pink, the bestselling author of Drive and A Whole New Mind, speaks on his latest book, To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others.

In To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others, Pink explores the power of selling, which we each do everyday — whether we know it or not. Pink's book will change how you see your world and transform what you do at work, school and at home.

There will be a book signing following the author talk. | Open to all.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

5:30 p.m.

Drop-in and learn about the library's variety of digital resource offerings. These offerings include tools for career and vocational development, digital downloads, language learning, research databases and test preparation.

Please bring your D.C. Public Library card to the clinic.

6:30 p.m.

the endGru, a super-villain, his three adopted daughters, and hoards of minions try to stop Vector from stealing the moon. View trailer

Food, pillows, blankets, and PJs are welcome. 
 

Friday, October 10, 2014

10:30 a.m.

chicks reading Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages of 3 to 5 years old.

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. 

Saturday, October 11, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes, and good books. Book

10:30 a.m.

Girl reading wordless bookJoin us for an interactive Story Time that includes songs, rhymes and wordless picture books. Librarians will demonstrate ways to have fun conversations around picture books without words that develop early literacy skills such as vocabulary, sequencing, storytelling, and creativity. All of skills these will help little ones get ready to learn to read and ready for school.

This will take place during regularly scheduled Family Story Time.

For more information about this program, please call (202) 727-1488.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

10:00 a.m.

hickory dickory dockSlow your busy morning down with a short story time. 

A couple books, a couple songs. A nice break! 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

11:00 a.m.

babies

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies (non-walkers) and their caregivers.

Space is limited and registration is required each week. Babies can be registered anytime in the week leading up to each Wednesday morning session.

To register, please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov

 
12:00 p.m.

cow and moon 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.

Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 

4:00 p.m.

legosWe supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. 

Ages 6-12 



*Lego donations welcome. 

7:00 p.m.

PJ BearA family story time with books, songs, and rhymes before bed.

For kids of all ages. 

7:15 p.m.

T'ai Chi ImageJoin Susan Lowell from tenleytowntaichi.com and learn about the flowing movements of this time-honored Chinese martial art which weaves together meditation and relaxation with the wisdom of Chinese medicine. Experience a gentle, traditional movement system which emphasizes softness and stability, comfort and awareness as a path to improved health, and find out why it is celebrated by NIH, the Mayo Clinic and Harvard Medical School.

Participants will be required to sign a liability waiver before joining the class. Please wear comfortable clothing that allows free movement. Chairs will be provided for those who want to take a break and observe. The hour class will begin at 7:30 p.m. Please note that the November class is cancelled.

Photo credit: Man Practising T'ai Chi in the Park 2 by kojotisko/flickr.com

Friday, October 17, 2014

10:30 a.m.

chicks reading Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages of 3 to 5 years old.

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. 

Saturday, October 18, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes, and good books. Book

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

10:00 a.m.

hickory dickory dockSlow your busy morning down with a short story time. 

A couple books, a couple songs. A nice break! 

4:00 p.m.

ZoneEnjoy games, crafts, and other fun.

Ages 6-12

4:00 p.m.

BINGOFor September, come play BINGO for a chance to win Chipotle kid’s meal coupons.

In the Zone is held the third Tuesday of each month for kids to kick back and enjoy games, crafts, or other fun.

Ages 6-12.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

11:00 a.m.

babies

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies (non-walkers) and their caregivers.

Space is limited and registration is required each week. Babies can be registered anytime in the week leading up to each Wednesday morning session.

To register, please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov

 
12:00 p.m.

cow and moon 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.

Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register.