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Saturday, May 7, 2016

Gearin' up logo

Gearin' Up Bicycles Pop-up Repair Clinic

Lamond-Riggs Library

1 p.m.
Join Gearin' Up Bicycles at our branch for a free two hour bike repair pop-up clinic! Get your bike ready for the summer by learning all about simple bike repairs, safety and general maintenance from this local non-profit.

Monday, May 9, 2016

'Duck on a Bike' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Duck on a Bike'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 9 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Gearin' up logo

Gearin' Up Bicycles Pop-up Repair Clinic

Deanwood Library

1:30 p.m.
Join Gearin' Up Bicycles at our branch for a free two hour bike repair pop-up clinic! Get your bike ready for the summer by learning all about simple bike repairs, safety and general maintenance from this local non-profit.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Tour de DCPL 2016

Tour de DCPL VII

Chevy Chase Library

9 a.m.
Every year, to celebrate National Bike Month, a group of library staff, advocates and community members strap on their bike helmets to help the DC Public Library promote environmentally friendly transportation and explore how our libraries connect with the communities they serve. 

Monday, May 16, 2016

'The Bike Lesson' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'The Bike Lesson'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 16 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Bike Lesson by Stan and Jan Berenstain is the featured piece.

Friday, May 20, 2016

attends petit elephant

Bike to Global Stories and Songs

Petworth Library

3 p.m.
Hello, Bonjour, Buenos Dias! Good Day, Guten Tag, Konichiwa! It's Bike-to-Work day! Why not scoop up the kiddos after work, then ride on over to Petworth Neighborhood Library to enjoy stories and songs from all around the world? Ms. Tea and Ms. Tracy will help build multi-cultural awareness and appreciation in your young child as our books and music fuel the imagination as we pretend to bike across the globe to different delightful destinations!  

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Bike Ride

Bike Story Time and Craft

Tenley-Friendship Library

10:30 a.m.
Celebrate National Bike Month with a bike-themed outdoor* Family Story Time!  After Story Time, kids can decorate their bikes with colorful ribbons and streamers. Parents, catch a demo of Tenleytown’s new Bike Fix-it Station and get free bike helmet adjustments for every rider in the family. 

Monday, May 23, 2016

"A Crash Course for Molly" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'A Crash Course for Molly'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 23 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.A Crash Course for Molly by Eva Eriksson is the featured piece.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Gearin' up logo

Gearin' Up Bicycles Pop-up Repair Clinic

Northwest One Library

4 p.m.
Join Gearin' Up Bicycles at our branch for a free two hour bike repair pop-up clinic! Get your bike ready for the summer by learning all about simple bike repairs, safety and general maintenance from this local non-profit. Gearin' Up Bicycles is an organization that trains youth from underserved communities in bike maintenance and repair with the ultimate goal of employment. 

Thursday, May 26, 2016

E.T.

Bike-to-Film Night! Feature Film: E.T.

Petworth Library

4:30 p.m.
Pack a snack and ride your bikes over to Petworth Neighborhood Library to help us celebrate National Bike Month. Starting at 4:30 p.m., we will open our lower level patio doors to all of our bike-riding patrons to come park indoors and view the classic family adventure film E.T. as we have our hearts warmed with that endearing, iconic alien-in-a-bike-basket scene!

Friday, May 27, 2016

Bicycles

Bicycle Drive-in Movie for National Bike Month

Southeast Library

8 p.m.
Join us for an evening of bikes and movies to cap off National Bike Month.