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Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015

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. 5, 2015

Fun a Day

Fun-A-Day Showcase

Petworth Library

7 p.m.
Come see the projects of Fun-A-Day participants as well as other projects made in the library during the month of January. The showcase will be open until 8:30 p.m. and refreshments will be served. 

Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

Preschool Story Time

Georgetown Library

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

Sumi Ink Workshop: Ink Aliens and Other Unthinkable Creatures

Southeast Library

1:30 p.m.
Come learn a new method of creating art. Based on Japanese Sumi Ink drawings, we will adapt the practice of using our breath to draw with a drinking straw instead of a bamboo reed and experiment with form and line, ultimately creating undersea creatures, aliens, and insects using nothing more than our breath and a drop or two of ink.

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. 8, 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, Feb. 9, 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. 
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!
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. 

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

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

Red Bricks

Project Bricks

Cleveland Park Library

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

Abstract Act 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.

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. 

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!

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.

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.