Upcoming Events

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
Books, music and rhymes for 1-year-olds.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
board booksAn early literacy program that combines doing fingerplays; sharing stories, songs, dances, rhythm activities and baby bounces. 

For ages birth to 3.

Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Story time takes place on the Lower Level.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
English Conversation Classes resume after a brief Summer hiatus.  Experienced and qualified volunteer teachers from the Washington English Center (Formerly Language ETC) will facilitate these popular classes offered twice a week - on Mondays and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  There will be a two-week break and classes will resume on September 8 and will conclude on December 10, 2014.

For more information please contact the Washington English Center at 202-387-2222
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
morningloriesRise, shine and join us for morning glory stories!

Come enjoy books, songs, movement, rhymes and fingerplays.


This story time program is for children under age 4 and their caregivers. 

Groups of 10 or more, please call 202-727-5012 to schedule a special group story time.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:15am
Come explore the world and new ideas through reading stories, movies, arts and/or crafts.

All programs are free and open to the public for children ages 2-5 with an adult(s).

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:30am
Fun films for the little ones, ages 3-5. Second showing at 11:30.

If bringing a group, please call 202-576-7252 ahead of time to reserve a spot.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:30am
story timeStory time recommended for children between the ages of 0 - 3.

We read stories from the library's collection, sing songs, and engage in play to encourage early literacy.

Please call the library if you plan on bringing a large group.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:30am
boy readingStory time for all ages with stories, songs, crafts and more.

For ages birth through 5 years with caregiver.
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:30am
Each weekly program will include songs, fingerplays, action rhymes and picture books. Occasionally, we also hope to have instruments, flannel board stories and puppets.  Groups are welcome. 

Ages 0-2.5.