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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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. 

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. 


Friday, September 26, 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.

Saturday, September 27, 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.

11:00 a.m.

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

Sunday, September 28, 2014

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.

2:00 p.m.

Join us for a drop family craft time between 2-5 p.m.  We will be creating fall tree the take home and decorate the Children's Room!Fall Trees

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!

Monday, September 29, 2014

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.

7:00 p.m.

Kid's Playing Board Games 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, September 30, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Fall TreesJoin us as we create fall trees to decorate the children's room!  This program is for children six and up.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

4:00 p.m.

OrigamiTweens, 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.
 

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.

6:00 p.m.

pen and paperIt's your time to shine at the library!

Recite a poem, short story, or song at our Open Mic Night being held on select Wednesday nights from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Show off something you've been working on or share an old favorite.

The sign-up sheet will be posted from Wednesday afternoon until 5:45 p.m. First-come, first-served.

We will meet in the board room upstairs. All ages.

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, October 2, 2014

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.