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Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Crafternoons

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

4 p.m.
Arts and crafts activities for ages 7 and older. 

Crafty Mondays

William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library

4 p.m.
Create and celebrate each week with seasonal art projects. Ages 6 to 12.

Kid's Night

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
 Hang out with your friends and enjoy a variety of activities that may include games, crafts, and movies in the Children's Room on the Second Floor. 

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Wordless Book Toddler Art and Stories

Georgetown Library

3:30 p.m.
Join us for an interactive story time that includes songs, rhymes, a craft activity and wordless picture books.

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

4 p.m.
We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. Ages 6-12 *Lego donations welcome. 

Wacky Wednesdays

Northeast Library

4 p.m.
Join us on Wacky Wednesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities.Ages 6-12For more information call (202) 698-0183.

Pop-Up Book Creations

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Ever wondered how a Pop-Up book is made?  Come learn how and create your own at the Georgetown Library Children's Room every Wednesday afternoon in October!At the same time, come and visit our Pop-Up Book Collection in the Children's Room.This is an Arts & Crafts program for children ages 8-12.

Tween Origami Club

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
Tweens, join us for a weekly Origami craft on Wednesdays in June where you’ll learn the basics of this Japanese tradition and make your own creations to take home. 

PAL Pajama Party

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
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!

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

LEGO Club

Francis A. Gregory Library

4:30 a.m.
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. 

Mummies Unwrapped

Petworth Library

4:30 p.m.
Ever wondered what makes a mummy a mummy? It's more than just the bandages you know!Join us for afternoon of intrigue and knowledge as we unwrap all that makes mummies so mysterious. We'll watch a movie and partake in a related craft - it's sure to be an extraordinary time.For ages 6 and older.

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Drawing Club

Francis A. Gregory Library

4 p.m.
Join us after school on Fridays where we will use books from our collection to sketch, copy, draw and create our own artwork, manga and comics.Recommended for children 8 to 12. 

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Lego Club

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

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

Pumpkin Party!

Southeast Library

2 p.m.
Celebrate autumn and Halloween at the library with pumpkin decorating, light refreshments, and other festive activities!All ages welcome, feel free to come in costume!

How to be a Viking

Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library

3:30 p.m.
Celebrate Denmark at the library, and learn how to be a Viking with fun, kid-friendly, hands-on activities.Best for ages 5-12.For more information, call 202-541-6100.

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

Family Craft: Halloween

Georgetown Library

2 p.m.
Come join us anytime between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. for a spooky Halloween craft that will be fun for the whole family.

STEAM Team

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
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.

Crafts & Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

2 p.m.
Sunday afternoons are for crafts and coloring at Francis Gregory library. Come in and make something to take home - craft, sketch, color, draw or paint!

Sunday Crafts

Palisades Library

2:30 p.m.
Please 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!

Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead

Cleveland Park Library

3:30 p.m.
Get ready for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by making colorful paper flowers and butterflies to decorate your ofrenda (altar) and sugar skulls.

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

A Teddy Bear Tea

William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library

10:30 a.m.
Treats, stories and games for toddlers and preschoolers.Please bring a favorite stuffed friend.

Crafternoons

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

4 p.m.
Arts and crafts activities for ages 7 and older. 

Crafty Mondays

William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library

4 p.m.
Create and celebrate each week with seasonal art projects. Ages 6 to 12.

STEM Mondays

Francis A. Gregory Library

4:15 p.m.
STEM is an acronym for fields of study in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Kid's Night

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
 Hang out with your friends and enjoy a variety of activities that may include games, crafts, and movies in the Children's Room on the Second Floor. 

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Art Attack: Felt Creatures

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us for a creature workshop. Create your own animals out of felt!Recommended for ages 7-12. 

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

Pop-Up Book Creations

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Ever wondered how a Pop-Up book is made?  Come learn how and create your own at the Georgetown Library Children's Room every Wednesday afternoon in October!At the same time, come and visit our Pop-Up Book Collection in the Children's Room.This is an Arts & Crafts program for children ages 8-12.

Tween Origami Club

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
Tweens, join us for a weekly Origami craft on Wednesdays in June where you’ll learn the basics of this Japanese tradition and make your own creations to take home. 

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

4 p.m.
We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. Ages 6-12 *Lego donations welcome. 

Wacky Wednesdays

Northeast Library

4 p.m.
Join us on Wacky Wednesday afternoons for take-home crafts, games and other activities.Ages 6-12For more information call (202) 698-0183.