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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
In conjunction with Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres, join us at West End as we celebrate the start of the DC Public Library Summer Reading Program on June 1, 2016! We will provide you with plenty of information, promotional materials, and reading suggestions! West End Staff is excited to work with you over the Summer. Bring your family for fun and music. Please note that the Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres program is best for families with young children!
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
DC Public Library's Summer Reading program is here again, and this year's theme is "Go For the Gold-Read!" We will enjoy fun games on the front lawn and inside the library. This program is for all ages. Start your summer off right by signing up for Summer Reading!
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Join us as we kick off this year's Summer Reading program! This year's program will run from June 1 to August 26 and the theme is Go for the Gold--Read! Celebrate with stories, crafts, and a showing of Little Giants. This program is open to children ages birth to twelve.
Join us on Thursday, June 2, 2016 for our Summer Reading Kick Off from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Children, youth, teenagers and adults can sign up to win prizes and READ ,READ, READ! We will also have games and lots of things to do. GO for the GOLD with us here at Capitol View Library.
Join us for an afternoon of fun and excitement as we kickoff our 2016 Summer Reading Program! Activities and events every hour throughout the building provide the best way to start summer. Prizes, giveaways, and raffles for all ages available all day!
Start summer the right way with Southeast Library’s Summer Reading Kickoff! Join us for an afternoon of fun and excitement as we start our 2016 Summer Reading Program. Schedule of Events:1 p.m. -3 p.m.: Sign-up for Summer Reading and receive a sign-up prize and a free treat from Captain Cookie! (While supplies last.) Don't miss your chance to meet one of the Nationals President mascots!
Warm up for a summer of reading, romping, and revenge on evil pigs! We'll be kicking off Summer Reading 2016 at Shepherd Park Library with a live action version of the hit game Angry Birds. Make your own angry birds, build an evil pig tower, and catapult your way to destruction. And while you're knocking down pigs, sign up the whole family for summer reading! All ages welcome. Second floor program room.
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Kick off summer reading at your Northeast Neighborhood Library on Sunday, June 5 from 2 - 4 p.m. First, join our guest Girl Scout troop for camping stories and book recommendations at 2 p.m. Then, learn about and hear songs on the West African Kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp played by guest artist Sean Gaskell at 3 p.m. See library staff to sign up for summer reading any time during the party! For all ages.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Monday, June 6 at 7:00 p.m. Join us as we kick-off Summer Reading 2016 at Takoma Park (DC) Library with a musical performance featuring guest artist, Sean Gaskell, playing traditional songs on the Kora, a 21-string harp used in West Africa. All Ages. Check out our webpage for exciting programs all summer long, http://dclibrary.org/takoma.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
READY, SET, GOLD! Visit the Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library on Tuesday, June 7 for the official Congress Heights kickoff of the DC Public Library's Summer Reading Club. Activities are planned to share our excitement about Summer Reading and the theme for 2016 "Go For the Gold, Read!"
Are you excited about the Summer Olympics? Do you wish you could carry a flaming torch? The Library can't provide you with a real flaming torch, but we can help you to make a light-up pretend torch after preschool story time; and you can take your torch home with you! As part of the Parklands-Turner Library Summer Reading Kickoff celebration from June 7 to June 10, all neighborhood preschool aged children are invited to participate in a special craft project following the 10:00 a.m. story time in the Children's area of the library on Tuesday, June 7.
Join Us at the Northwest One Library for a fun-filled afternoon. We're excited to celebrate the start of Summer Reading 2016. There will be a variety of games for everyone to enjoy as well as Coffee & Conversation and Summer Reading Sign-Up. Staff will be available to answer your Summer Reading questions and assist you with the registration process. We look forward to seeing you and your families.
The Palisades Library is piloting an Adult-Child Yoga class for the summer. Led by instructor Dexter Sumner, this class will guide adults and children through the basic principles of yoga, breathing exercises and poses. Learn the many benefits of yoga, from flexibility and strength to creating confidence and peace of mind. All levels welcome. This class is recommended for adults and children 6 and older. Please sign up for the class in the Children's Room. Please wear comfortable clothing.
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Come kick off summer reading at Deanwood Library! To celebrate this year's theme, Go for the Gold, Read! We'll have games set up around the library including target practice, a string obstacle course, ring toss, and board games. You can also create a personalized race runner to help keep track of your progress over the summer, and of course, sign up for summer reading!
Saturday, June 18, 2016
As part of our Summer Reading Kickoff, join us for a storytime and fireman crafts at 10:30 a.m. At 11 a.m., we'll be joined by our neighborhood firemen and a fire truck for a truck touch. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.