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Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015
Take a costume, leave a costume! Have children's dress-up clothes that don't fit? Has your little one refused to be a firefighter for yet another year? Bring past costumes to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, and find something new! This drop-in program runs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Accepting all gently-used and clean costume clothing and accessories. For more information please call the Children's Department at 202-727-1248
This workshop complements the D.C.Rape Crisis Center's Good Touch Bad Touch sexual abuse prevention curriculum for pre-school through sixth grade students. It is designed to create a shared learning experience between adults and youth. The workshop incorporates theater, art and games to explore the concepts of expression, communication and boundaries.
Join Infinite Possibilities International (IPI) and Rosedale Neighborhood Library for a free screening of award-winning author Chiamanda Ngozi’s Adichie movie “Half of a Yellow Sun” an adaptation of her book about Nigieria’s historic Biafran war.
If reading and talking about popular books or watching movies sounds like fun, our Reading Divas Book Club is for you! The girls book club meets twice a month on Sunday here at Capitol View Library. Our group is led by Mrs. Wendy, and she loves to see new faces. Join us for some exciting reading fun on Sunday, October 11 and October 25 at 2:30 p.m. Girls ages 10-13 are invited to attend. Hope to see you here!
Monday, Oct. 12, 2015
Submit your art to the Southeast Library Information Desk for a chance to win a prize. Winners will be selected for three age categories: kids (4-12), teens (13-19), and adults (19 and older). Please include your name, age and contact information with your submission. All entries are due by October 30.
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015
Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 0-2, with their caregivers. For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time. Remember -- there is a story time at 10 a.m. and another repeated at 11 a.m. To schedule a class visit, please call 202-671-3125.
Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first come, first served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
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