Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:30am
Join us for Family Story Time. We will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, movement and rhymes.

This program is for children ages 0-7 and their caregivers.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:30am
Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners.

Recommended for ages 3-5. 
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:30am

We’ll be having a special Family Story Time celebrating Dia!, AKA Children’s Day, AKA Day of the Book. Listen to stories celebrating our differences and our love of reading, sing some songs.

Afterwards, create a "mini-you" reading your favorite book.

For all ages.
Come in for weekend story time as we read, sing and rhyme.

This program recommended for families with children ages 0-5.

Join us afterwards for our Imaginative Play program. 


Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am
Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist.

No experience is required. The class is free.

You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one, yoga mats are available for use during the class.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am
Bring the family and join us on Saturday mornings for a fun, interactive story time followed by open play time at 11:30 a.m. 

Children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers are welcome.

For questions, please contact the children's librarian at 202-541-6025.    
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am
Baby/toddler lap times are story times for babies ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Come enjoy books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bounces, and more!

Saturday lap time is held upstairs in the children's area of the main reading room. Tickets are not required.

Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 11:00am
Tenley/Friendship Library is partnering with A-STEP (After-School Tutoring and Enrichment Program) to provide a free tutoring and enrichment program for middle and high school students every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Tutors will be on hand to help with homework and projects in English, history, math, or science. 

Drop by to pick up an enrollment form today!
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
Trading Card Meetup logo Can't get enough of Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, or Magic: The Gathering?

Prepare to exhibit your trading card prowess at this day-long event. Enjoy swapability at the expense of your opponents and win weekly bragging rights. 

Players will meet until 5 p.m. in Gallery A-6, located on the Lower Level. Games are open to adults and teens and tournaments will be held twice a year.

So, come one, come all; just come ready.
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
Looking to add a fun workout to your New Year's resolutions?  Try this dance workout based on traditional African dance, Samba, Salsa and more. 

Classes are suitable for all fitness levels. 

A signed copy of the Agreement of Release and Waiver of Liability form is required.

For ages 16 and older.