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Wednesday, July 8, 2015
DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Saturday: Anacostia Capital View Dorothy I. Height/Benning William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday:
“A Hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” –Christopher Reeve Join us as we spotlight people that persevere against overwhelming trials and become heroes in their own right. From the real life to the fantastical, join us as we explore the idea of heroism. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Ever wanted to make a zine? Have one started that you can’t seem to finish? Join organizers of the 2015 DC Zinefest (happening July 25th at St. Stephen's Church), along with local zine makers, to learn about zines and get creative! *Teens can earn Summer Reading Badges for attending this program!* For adults and teens.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
The Woodridge Anime Club is a group for like minded otaku who love to read manga and watch anime. Join us on the above date and time for manga chat and episode viewings from popular shows listed below. Come for the snacks, stay for the anime!
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Write your own zine, graphic novel or short story! Come to the Library for a crafty afternoon in the Teen Space. Materials will be provided to create something awesome! You can also create art about yourself or a hero you know that can be displayed in the Teen Space. Post your amazing creations on your Summer Reading profile to earn the Awesome Artist badge!
Get in the mind of your favorite villain: How do villains think? How should they be portrayed? Join us for an afternoon of villain poetry at the Georgetown Library and receive your Writing Warrior or Awesome Artist Teen Summer Reading badge.
Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015
Did you know you can win an iPad Mini by writing a book review? Want to win one this summer? Come get help at our book review help session and submit an entry to our Teen Book Review Contest! Remember: Book review entries are due Aug. 15 and you can receive the Winning Wordsmith Summer Reading Badge and Social Superhero Teen Summer Reading badges.
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015
Learn the basic techniques of Japanese paper folding and create some basic models as well as some special ones based on heroes from popular culture. Attending this program will count for the Crafty Character Badge of the Teen Summer Reading Program. Ages 13-19.