Lamond-Riggs
Neighborhood Library

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100 Things To Do In Washington Before You Die

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, 7 p.m.

You've probably had a half-smoke at Ben's Chili Bowl, but have you been to the gospel brunch at the Howard Theatre? Did you know there is a Darth Vader mask built into the National Cathedral? Do you know where to find the "Exorcist stairs?" Join local author Shannon Morgan as she shares these highlights and more hidden gems of the District from her new book 100 Things to Do in Washington DC Before You Die. Copies of Ms. Morgan's book will be available for sale at this event. No purchase necessary to attend. 
Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Come read and sing with us! This story time helps children learn and practice early literacy skills in a fun, playful setting. Story time attendees are encouraged to engage with the librarian all while reading stories, singing songs, and learning new rhymes. Ages birth-5 years old.
Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés!

Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés!

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Kids will sing, shake and dance while learning a little Spanish and Latin American culture. The program combines music, Spanish and social studies, including geography and learning about other cultures.  ​ For ages 3-8.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us every Thursday evening for engaging stories, songs, rhymes and movement to support early literacy and "bedtime awareness."  An educational program for children of all ages and their families or caregivers. We meet in Meeting Room 1. Children are encouraged to wear comfy pajamas, bring their favorite bedtime buddy and a grown-up partner to partake in the fun. (Note: PJs and plush buddies are optional)  
Every Hero has a StoryDCPL Summer ReadingEscape on the Pearl by Mary Kay Ricks

City History, City Heroes: Agents of Danger: The Underground Railroad in DC

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 7 p.m.

This summer at DC Public Library Summer Reading we're exploring heroes and heroism. Join us to hear about lesser-known stories of heroism from D.C.'s history with local author C.R. Gibbs.
Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Come read and sing with us! This story time helps children learn and practice early literacy skills in a fun, playful setting. Story time attendees are encouraged to engage with the librarian all while reading stories, singing songs, and learning new rhymes. Ages birth-5 years old.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us every Thursday evening for engaging stories, songs, rhymes and movement to support early literacy and "bedtime awareness."  An educational program for children of all ages and their families or caregivers. We meet in Meeting Room 1. Children are encouraged to wear comfy pajamas, bring their favorite bedtime buddy and a grown-up partner to partake in the fun. (Note: PJs and plush buddies are optional)  
Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Come read and sing with us! This story time helps children learn and practice early literacy skills in a fun, playful setting. Story time attendees are encouraged to engage with the librarian all while reading stories, singing songs, and learning new rhymes. Ages birth-5 years old.
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YA Book Club: The 5th Wave

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, 5 p.m.

Want to read the latest in popular YA fiction? Join us for the Lamond-Riggs Library YA Book Club. Every month we’ll read a new book and meet to discuss what we thought over snacks!
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us every Thursday evening for engaging stories, songs, rhymes and movement to support early literacy and "bedtime awareness."  An educational program for children of all ages and their families or caregivers. We meet in Meeting Room 1. Children are encouraged to wear comfy pajamas, bring their favorite bedtime buddy and a grown-up partner to partake in the fun. (Note: PJs and plush buddies are optional)  

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