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Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Halloween Party!

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Excited about Halloween? Come show off your costume and celebrate with us! We'll have games, music and lots of fun!Children of all ages and their parents and caregivers are invited to attend the event. 

Saturday, Nov. 1, 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. 

Family Craft-ernoon!

Takoma Park Library

2 p.m.
Every other Saturday enjoy family crafts for all ages.Crafts will vary with the seasons and holidays. All materials will be provided.
Halloween Is Cover

Family Fun Time: Halloween Party!

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Join us in the Children's Room and celebrate Halloween! Bring the whole family for crafts, games, stories, and more! Be sure to dress in costume for library trick-or-treating. If you have any questions, please contact the Children's Department at 202-7271248.  

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014

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.

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!

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Crafty Mondays

William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library

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

Crafternoons

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

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

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, Nov. 4, 2014

Election Day image

Do You Find Election Day Puzzling?

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
Tweens, come to Petworth Library on Election Day and learn about the important role you play in our Democracy. Let us know what Election Day means to you, complete some fun wordfinds and other puzzles, and have the opportunity to win some "sweet" prizes. The event will take place in the Children's Program Room on the second floor. Ages 9-12.

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Pre-K Stories on Africa

Lamond-Riggs Library

10:30 a.m.
As part of DC Reads, we will explore Africa through stories, music and a craft.

Wordless Book Preschool/Kindergarten Story Time

Takoma Park Library

2:45 p.m.
Join us for an interactive Story Time that includes songs, rhymes and wordless picture books.

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

LEGO Free Build

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
Tweens, come to Petworth Library and get your LEGO on! Use your imagination to create something unique or try to build something from one of the books we have available. Depending on the crowd and various interests, there may be a weekly theme challenge to make things more interesting and encourage some friendly competition.

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.

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, Nov. 6, 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. 

Saturday, Nov. 8, 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. 

Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014

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.

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!

Monday, Nov. 10, 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.
poppy craft

Veterans Day Story Time and Craft

Rosedale Library

4 p.m.
Did you know that there are almost 22 million miltary veterans living in the United States today? That's a lot!  Veterans Day, which is held every year on Nov. 11, is a special day during which people remember and honor people who served in the armed forces, like the Navy or the Air Force.

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

Story Time writing

Preschool Story Time

Lamond-Riggs Library

10:30 a.m.
Introduce your child to a love of reading and the library, at our weekly Wednesday story times. 

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.

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

LEGO Free Build

Petworth Library

4 p.m.
Tweens, come to Petworth Library and get your LEGO on! Use your imagination to create something unique or try to build something from one of the books we have available. Depending on the crowd and various interests, there may be a weekly theme challenge to make things more interesting and encourage some friendly competition.

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, Nov. 13, 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.