Calendar

Thursday, April 17, 2014

2:00 p.m.

Join us for a day of Easter crafts.

cup creatures

4:00 p.m.

Get ready to mark those cards, Easter BINGO is here!  

Bunny and chicks

4:30 p.m.

biologist and turtleLearn about aquatic life as a professional marine biologist presents live sea animals! The presentation will highlight the different animals and go over the importance of conservation for the health of all sea creatures. Children will leave knowing the importance of conservation and gain suggested actions they can take to help preserve the marine environment. 
 
Ages 7-13
 
DC Public Library and Class Acts Arts are partners for this project.

This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
IMLS logo

6:30 p.m.

law3Are you a self-starter residing in the District of Columbia?

Does your interest fall in the area of landlord-tenant or trust & estates (wills) or bankruptcy law? 

Join local attorney Leslie O. Perry for a presentation on free online resources, free legal services and more!

Friday, April 18, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Drop in and play some puzzles and games! 

puzzle pieces

Saturday, April 19, 2014

1:30 p.m.

bunny with rainbow eggs"Hippity Hoppity Easter is on its way..."

Capitol View Library will host an Easter Story Time and Easter Egg Hunt. We will share great stories, make baskets, hunt for Easter eggs and watch movies.

Children ages 4-8 are welcome.

We hope to see you here!

yellow bunny
 
purple bunny
 
pink bunny

Monday, April 21, 2014

10:30 a.m.

boy readingStory time for all ages with stories, songs, crafts and more.


For ages birth through 5 years with caregiver.
2:00 p.m.

Relax in the cool indoors and enjoy a double feature based on the Percy Jackson books.

Refreshments will be served.

Image from a Percy Jackson movie
5:00 p.m.

justgirlsPlay Wii games, watch movies, work on arts and crafts and more!

An open program for girls ages 8 - 12.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Enjoy stories, visuals, music, arts, movement and much more with the children's librarian!

An open program for children and caregivers.

For ages 3-5.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

6:30 p.m.

Owl readingWe'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.  

Friday, April 25, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Enjoy stories, visuals, music, arts, movement and much more with the children's librarian!

An open program for children and caregivers.

For ages 3-5.

Sunday, April 27, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Girl JumpingAll we need is a beat!!

Zumba Kids is the perfect combination of fun and fitness. Join us as we dance to great music with easy to follow kid-friendly moves.

Ages 4-13.

Monday, April 28, 2014

10:30 a.m.

boy readingStory time for all ages with stories, songs, crafts and more.


For ages birth through 5 years with caregiver.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Enjoy stories, visuals, music, arts, movement and much more with the children's librarian!

An open program for children and caregivers.

For ages 3-5.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

6:30 p.m.

Owl readingWe'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.  

6:30 p.m.

Join us for a special Story Time to honor El Día de los Niños/El Día de Los Libros.  

Featuring songs, rhymes, and stories from different cultures, this event is for the whole family.
Diversity in Action

Thursday, May 1, 2014

6:30 p.m.

People Animals Love logoPAL therapy dogs are coming to Capital View Library!

15-minute sessions are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Dog's paw in girls' hand

Saturday, May 3, 2014

2:30 p.m.

facesJoin us to make crafts for Mother's Day on Sunday, May 11, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.  

Open to all ages.

Presented in conjunction with East of the River Family Strengthening Collaborative.  

Sunday, May 4, 2014

(All day)

Cat and mouse readingJoin us for a book-tastic  time filled with fun!

A book club just for kids promoting literacy and love for reading in children!

An open program for children ages 3-8. 

1:00 p.m.

bookmanJoin us for a book-tastic  time filled with fun!

A book club just for kids promoting literacy and love for reading in children!

An open program for children ages 3-8.

2:30 p.m.

DivasbcFor girls ages 9 through 12 or grades 4 through 6.

Come read and discuss great books with the Reading Divas Girls Book Club.

Monday, May 5, 2014

6:00 p.m.

Play Wii games, watch videos, play board games talk about Anime Characters, read great books and more!

An open program for boys ages 8-12.

10:30 a.m.

boy readingStory time for all ages with stories, songs, crafts and more.


For ages birth through 5 years with caregiver.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Enjoy stories, visuals, music, arts, movement and much more with the children's librarian!

An open program for children and caregivers.

For ages 3-5.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

9:30 a.m.

children with insectsEntomologist Kay Taub, will lead an interactive workshop for children, which provides an introduction to arthropods (insects and their relatives), focusing on diversity of species and the importance of insects in the ecosystem.
 
Space is limited, please call ahead to reserve space. The workshop will repeat at 10:30 AM.
 
Ages 5-11
 
DC Public Library and Class Acts Arts are partners for this project.

This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
IMLS logo

6:30 p.m.

Owl readingWe'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.  

Friday, May 9, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Enjoy stories, visuals, music, arts, movement and much more with the children's librarian!

An open program for children and caregivers.

For ages 3-5.

Sunday, May 11, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Girl JumpingAll we need is a beat!!

Zumba Kids is the perfect combination of fun and fitness. Join us as we dance to great music with easy to follow kid-friendly moves.

Ages 4-13.

Monday, May 12, 2014

10:30 a.m.

boy readingStory time for all ages with stories, songs, crafts and more.


For ages birth through 5 years with caregiver.

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