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Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015

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!

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

Toddler Art & Stories

Georgetown Library

3:30 p.m.
A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials. Recommended for ages 2-5. 

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Creative Crafts

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Creative Crafts is a program for 4-8 year olds that will take place every Tuesday in January. Each week we will do a different craft that will build a child's creativity, problem solving skills and be lots of fun!
Winnie the Pooh cover

Winnie the Pooh Afternoon

Rosedale Library

4 p.m.
In celebration of A.A. Milne’s birthday, Rosedale is having a Winnie the Pooh afternoon. At 4 p.m., there will be a Winnie the Pooh story time. At 4:30 p.m., the entire family can enjoy a film of Winnie the Pooh adventures and do Pooh-themed crafts as well. The film is rated G and runs for 57 minutes. 

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

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. 

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

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, Jan. 15, 2015

Marin Luther King

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us for a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Through books and crafts, we will explore Martin Luther King's contributions to society.   This program is approprate for all ages.

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

Alice in Wonderland Day

Rosedale Library

10 a.m.
2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland! Come celebrate this important occasion with a day of Wonderland-themed crafts and a showing of the classic Disney film.

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015

Children marched with Dr. MLK, Jr.

Story Time and Crafts in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Cleveland Park Library

2 p.m.
All ages are encouraged to join us as we make Peace Mobiles and Magnets in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Parents also will leave with Peace Badges that they can bestow upon their little ones in recognition of noteworthy acts of selflessness.

I Made It Myself

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

2 p.m.
All ages arts and crafts.

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!

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

mlk

Celebrating Dr. King!

Palisades Library

3:30 p.m.
Join us for a celebration of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! We will screen a short-film based on the book Martin's Big Words by Doreen Rappaport. After the film, participants will be encouraged to write messages of peace and share their own dreams for the world to be displayed at the library during the week.   

Creative Crafts

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Creative Crafts is a program for 4-8 year olds that will take place every Tuesday in January. Each week we will do a different craft that will build a child's creativity, problem solving skills and be lots of fun!
Red Bricks

Project Bricks

Cleveland Park Library

4 p.m.
Undirected play with LEGO building blocks. For all ages.

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

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. 

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

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!

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

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.

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

I Made It Myself

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

2 p.m.
All ages arts and crafts.

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!

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

Toddler Art & Stories

Georgetown Library

3:30 p.m.
A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials. Recommended for ages 2-5. 

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Creative Crafts

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Creative Crafts is a program for 4-8 year olds that will take place every Tuesday in January. Each week we will do a different craft that will build a child's creativity, problem solving skills and be lots of fun!

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

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. 

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

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!

Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015

I Made It Myself

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library

2 p.m.
All ages arts and crafts.

Monday, Feb. 2, 2015

Toddler Art & Stories

Georgetown Library

3:30 p.m.
A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials. Recommended for ages 2-5. 
Black History Month

Kid's Night - Celebrate Black History Month!

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
During the month of February we'll be celebrating Black History Month during Kid's Night on Mondays at 7 p.m.   Monday, Feb. 2 - ​​Celebrate the legacy of Jesse Owens! We’ll talk about how he made Olympic history and play some games inspired by his gold medals.

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015

Red Bricks

Project Bricks

Cleveland Park Library

4 p.m.
Undirected play with LEGO building blocks. For all ages.