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Monday, Feb. 9, 2015

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. 10, 2015

Valentine

Valentine Craft Time!

Anacostia Library

3:30 p.m.
Valentine's Day is coming! Every day after school this week, from 3:30-4:30, we will be making valentines in the Children's Program Room. Come join us!

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 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. 
Valentine

Valentine Craft Time!

Anacostia Library

3:30 p.m.
Valentine's Day is coming! Every day after school this week, from 3:30-4:30, we will be making valentines in the Children's Program Room. Come join us!

Lego Construction Crew

Tenley-Friendship Library

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

Create Club

Southwest Library

4:30 p.m.
Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us for arts & crafts activities. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.

Family Craft Night

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
Arts and crafts for children of all ages. A program for children and their families.

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, Feb. 12, 2015

Valentine

Valentine Craft Time!

Anacostia Library

3:30 p.m.
Valentine's Day is coming! Every day after school this week, from 3:30-4:30, we will be making valentines in the Children's Program Room. Come join us!
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Valentines Party

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us for our Valentine's Day party.   We will read books, play games, do crafts and make valentines for our friends!   This program is appropriate for all ages.

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Be my valentine card image

Family Valentine's Day Party

West End Library

3 p.m.
Please join the West End Library staff for a special program in celebration of Valentine's Day! We'll be having snacks, a story, and some card-making. This program is appropriate for all ages.
Valentine

Valentine Craft Time!

Anacostia Library

3:30 p.m.
Valentine's Day is coming! Every day after school this week, from 3:30-4:30, we will be making valentines in the Children's Program Room. Come join us!

Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Preschool Story Time

Georgetown Library

10:30 a.m.
Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5. 

Sunday, Feb. 15, 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!
Valentine's Day Craft

Valentine Craft

Palisades Library

2:30 p.m.
Please join us in the Children's Room for Valentine's Day crafts! Open to all ages!  

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

mardi gras mask

In The Zone: Mardi Gras

Tenley-Friendship Library

4 p.m.
For this month's In the Zone, come celebrate Mardi Gras as we make masks, enjoy music, and eat King Cake. We will show off our masks with a "second line" parade to music from the Big Easy.    In the Zone is held on the third Tuesday of each month offering games, crafts, and other fun.
Red Bricks

Project Bricks

Cleveland Park Library

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

Abstract Art Project

Rosedale Library

5 p.m.
Inspired by the African-American contemporary artist, Jacob Lawrence, children will be able to make their own art of bright patterns and shapes with recycled construction paper and other material. Children can display their art at Rosedale for the rest of Black History Month, or take their art home! Appropriate for ages 6-12.
Painting by C.R. Wells of the Jackson Family Art Show

Celebrate Black History Month with the Jackson Family Art Show!

Rosedale Library

6:30 p.m.
The Jackson Family Art Show celebrates three generation of greatness in art! Come to the Rosedale Library to celebrate Black History Month with an art exhibit, reception, and hands-on art demonstration and art show.

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 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. 

Family Craft Night

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
Arts and crafts for children of all ages. A program for children and their families.

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, Feb. 21, 2015

Preschool Story Time

Georgetown Library

10:30 a.m.
Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5. 

Family Craft-ernoon Celebrates Black History Month!

Takoma Park Library

2 p.m.
Celebrate Black History Month with Family Craft-ernoon! We will create art projects inspired by African-American artists. 
Painting by C.R. Wells of the Jackson Family Art Show

Celebrate Black History Month with the Jackson Family Art Show!

Parklands-Turner Library

2 p.m.
The Jackson Family Art Show celebrates three generation of greatness in art! Come to the Parklands-Turner Library to celebrate Black History Month with an art exhibit, reception, and hands-on art demonstration and art show.  The Jackson Family Art Show will also visit: King Memorial Library on Feb. 5, 6 p.m. Rosedale Library on Feb. 17, 6:30 p.m.

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, Feb. 22, 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!