Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Halloween Party

Come join us for  Stories, Boo's, and Treats.  Friday, October 29 at 10:15 a.m.  School age children 1:15 p.m.

Celebrate Teddy Bears

Come celebrate teddy bears.  Learn the history of the first teddy bears and how they got their names.  Enjoy stories, poems, songs and tasty treats.  Wednesday, October 27, at 1 p.m.  Ages 6-10.

Friends of Deanwood Library Meeting

Friends of Deanwood Library MeetingWednesday 20 October 20107pm

Deanwood Idol

Deanwood Idol casting call, Can you Sing?Speak Poetry? Rap? Dance ? Play a Musical Instrument?or want to be a Judge ?Sign-up before Monday, November 8, 2010.  Program will take place on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 6:30 p.m.  Win a free recording session.

Celebrate the Birthday of Johnny Appleseed

Come celebrate the Birthday of Johnny Appleseed.  Saturday, September 25 at 1:30 p.m.  Stories, games and fun.  Ages 2-5.  Monday, September 27, at 6:30 p.m.  Ages 8-13.

Black Theater Festival

Come join us at the new Deanwood Library, Friday, August 6 at 3:00 p.m. for its first Black Theater Festival for Children ages Pre-K - 8 years.  The Festival will celebrate extraordinary Stories, Sing-Songs and Jazzy activies, presented by Kelly Marie Berry.

Deanwood Adult Book Club

A Great Place to Discuss Your Favorite Books

Come make new friends and reconnect with old friends.  The club meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Engage in thought-provoking conversations and share your interests. At each meeting, the book for the next month is chosen.  The Deanwood Library will provide a copy of the book to check out if you have a D.C. library card.   Light refreshments are served.  Free and open to the public.

Jennifer's Urban Teen Fiction Book Club

Come and enjoy lively book dicussions about Hot Titles in Urban Fiction.  Wednesday, September 15 and October 20 at 6:30 pm.

Game Night

Game Night Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.  Ages 8-13 years.  No games scheduled for Monday, September 6, or October 11.

"Do You Want to Play Catch?"

Author Talk and Book Signing with a RedSkin

In 2006, NFL Veteran Linebacker and Stanford University graduate Chris Draft established the Chris Daft Family Foundation.  The Foundation focuses on seven primary initiatives with overarching themes that stress the importance of education, healthy lifestyles, character development, personal responsibility, self-discipline and physical fitness.  Number "52" from the Washington Redskins will be hosting a book signing  and author talk on Friday, July 16, 2010 at 10:30 a.m.in the Children's Room.  Free and all are welcome.

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