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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Logo for Hispanic Heritage MonthIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a bilingual presentation of The Three Billy Goats Gruff / Los Tres Chivitos Gruff  in English and Spanish.

Don’t miss this spin on an old classic.

10:30 a.m.

Hear and see the classic tale of the "Three Billy Goats Gruff," performed in English and Spanish.

Friday, October 3, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Logo for Hispanic Heritage MonthIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a special story time, featuring a bilingual presentation of The Three Billy Goats Gruff / Los Tres Chivitos Gruff  in English and Spanish. 

Don’t miss this new spin on an old classic.

Saturday, October 4, 2014

3:00 p.m.

Photo of a guitarist and performer dressed as a lettuce"Sanos y Contentos (Happy and Healthy)" is a play that will take children on a discovery of good nutrition and the importance of exercise. Sweet Miss Lecture and her uncle Mr. Cucumber show children that they can fight the evil Mrs. Laziness and live happily and be healthy. The performance includes live music with a guitarist.

Best for ages 6-9.

Monday, October 6, 2014

10:30 a.m.

handJoin us for books, songs, and rhymes in Spanish! Cuentos, canciones, rimas, y más para niños de 2-5 años.

Les esperamos!

Ages 2-5.

11:00 a.m.

Hispanic Heritage MonthCome Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with your little ones at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library!

We will have a Hispanic Heritage Month-themed story time featuring books by Hispanic American authors along with songs and finger plays in Spanish. The story time will be held in the Children's Room on the second floor of the library.

This event is for children ages 0-5 and caregivers. See you there!

11:00 a.m.

handJoin us for books, songs, and rhymes in Spanish! Cuentos, canciones, rimas, y más para niños de 2-5 años. ¡Les esperamos!

Ages 2-5.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

4:00 p.m.

hhmCelebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us at the Petworth Library!

Children will enjoy bilingual stories, songs and rhymes, and will make a mini piñata.

This program is for ages 3 and older.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

10:15 a.m.

Logo for Hispanic Heritage MonthIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a bilingual presentation of The Three Billy Goats Gruff / Los Tres Chivitos Gruff  in English and Spanish. 

Don’t miss this spin on an old classic.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Picture of passport and mapCelebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a fun translation activity where you will translate a poem into English or Spanish!

From Don Quixote and the Odyssey to Inkheart and the Neverending Story, readers of all languages have benefited enormously from the translation of works of literature. Come and get a taste of what it is like to be a translator.

No experience or second-language skills necessary.

Ages 13-19.