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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

3:30 p.m.

A sculpture project for Grades 5-8. Please contact megan.mcnitt@dc.gov

4:00 p.m.

legosWe supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. 

Ages 6-12 



*Lego donations welcome. 

4:00 p.m.

Wacky WednesdaysJoin us on Wacky Wednesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities.

Ages 6-12

For more information call (202) 698-0183.

4:00 p.m.

PirateTo celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day, Rosedale will be having a special pirate-themed story time! After the story time, children will be able to make their own pirate mask and take home coloring pages for later. 

7:00 p.m.


PAL Pajama Party
It's a Pajama Party... with doggies!!!

Join us in your jammies for a doggie story time, a take-home craft/project, and an opportunity to read to a PAL dog.

The whole family is invited to join in the FUN!

7:00 p.m.

Arts and crafts for children's of all ages.

A program for children and their families.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Puzzle PiecesTweens, come to Petworth on Thursdays in September and work together to complete a jigsaw puzzle. If you're able to successfully complete the puzzle, you may receive a prize!

Don't miss this fun and challenging activity and opportunity to make new friends. The activity will be held in the Children's Program Room. Ages 9-12. 


4:00 p.m.

Image of God's eye craft; colorful yarn wrapped around cross-shaped sticksIn celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, learn how to weave a colorful "God's eye". These beautiful dream-catcher-looking creations were woven by the Huichol Indians of Mexican for good luck and protection; descendents are known to still make them today. Come learn how to make this easy and fun craft!

Best for ages 6 - 12.



Saturday, September 20, 2014

11:00 a.m.

Open Lego Duplo block play time for children ages 2 to 5 years and their caregivers. 

2:00 p.m.

Every other Saturday enjoy family crafts for all ages.

Crafts will vary with the seasons and holidays. All materials will be provided.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

(All day)

Visit the Children's Room during Banned Books Week (September 21-27) and celebrate the freedom to read with a commemorative craft, a guessing game, and more.

2:00 p.m.

Crafts at the librarySunday afternoons are for crafts and coloring at Francis Gregory library. Come in and make something to take home - craft, sketch, color, draw or paint!

Children ages 12 and younger and their caregivers are welcome, and all craft supplies will be provided. 

This program is intended for children ages 4-12 and their families. 

2:00 p.m.

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Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! 

Ages 6-12.

Please call 202-727-1248 if you have any questions, or if you would like to know the specific theme for this week's STEAM Team.

2:30 p.m.

CraftsPlease join us every Sunday at the Palisades Library for crafts in the Children's Room!

All ages are welcome and crafts will run from 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Let's have fun crafting at the library!

3:00 p.m.

Deer Hand Puppet by Mary Ann EnriquezMake something special.

We provide the material, you provide the imagination!

An open program for children ages 3 - 8. 
Registration is not required.
Drop in and be creative.

Monday, September 22, 2014

(All day)

Visit the Children's Room during Banned Books Week (September 21-27) and celebrate the freedom to read with a commemorative craft, a guessing game, and more.

4:00 p.m.

Arts and crafts activities for ages 7 and older. 

4:00 p.m.

Create and celebrate each week with seasonal art projects.

Ages 6 to 12.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

(All day)

Visit the Children's Room during Banned Books Week (September 21-27) and celebrate the freedom to read with a commemorative craft, a guessing game, and more.

4:00 p.m.

Join us on Tuesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities!

Ages 5-12



4:00 p.m.

Captain Underpants Banned BooksCelebrate 2013's most challenged book with games, activities and lots of Captain Underpants fun!

This event is recommended for children ages 6-12 and will be held in the Children's Room on the second floor of the library.

5:00 p.m.

Fall leaves Maybe you've seen the leaves start to fall or pumpkins appear in the window. That's right, it's that season - fall!  We'll read some autumnal books together and then stick around for our special craft! Learn how to make a clay paperweight with an embedded leaf pattern so that you can take a bit of this special season home with you! Ages 6 and up.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

(All day)

Visit the Children's Room during Banned Books Week (September 21-27) and celebrate the freedom to read with a commemorative craft, a guessing game, and more.

3:30 p.m.

A sculpture project for Grades 5-8. Please contact megan.mcnitt@dc.gov

4:00 p.m.

legosWe supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. 

Ages 6-12 



*Lego donations welcome. 

4:00 p.m.

Wacky WednesdaysJoin us on Wacky Wednesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities.

Ages 6-12

For more information call (202) 698-0183.

7:00 p.m.


PAL Pajama Party
It's a Pajama Party... with doggies!!!

Join us in your jammies for a doggie story time, a take-home craft/project, and an opportunity to read to a PAL dog.

The whole family is invited to join in the FUN!

7:00 p.m.

Arts and crafts for children's of all ages.

A program for children and their families.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

(All day)

Visit the Children's Room during Banned Books Week (September 21-27) and celebrate the freedom to read with a commemorative craft, a guessing game, and more.

4:30 a.m.

LEGOs!Join us for an hour of building and playing with LEGOs! Kids will be given a theme each session to guide their creations, which will be featured on our branch’s website.