Weekly Schedule of Children's Activities, Summer 2013

Summer Schedule Begins Monday, June 24

read with meThe Tenley Library's summer schedule for children's activities is now available! This schedule will be in effect from Monday, June 24 to Saturday, Aug. 24.

Don't forget to sign up for summer reading! Registration opens Saturday, June 1. This year, we have four separate programs:

  • Read with Me for Ages 0 to 5,
  • Dig Into Reading for Ages 5 to 12,
  • Beneath the Surface for Ages 12-19
  • Groundbreaking Reads for adults.

Lots of great prizes are available, including a book for every child who completes the program. Visit the Summer Reading page of our website here.

For All Ages:
Family Movie Night with Miss Megan
Mondays at 7 p.m.
Bring your family and a picnic dinner or snack and watch a free film in our air-conditioned meeting room!
Large Meeting Room, second floor

Pajama Story Time with Miss Christina
Wednesdays at 7 p.m.
Bedtime stories, songs, and rhymes for the whole family.
Story Time Room, first floor

Saturday Family Story Time
Saturdays at 3 p.m.
Join us on Saturday afternoons for stories, songs, and rhymes for the whole family.
Story Time Room, first floor

For Ages 0 to 5:
Drop-In Story Time with Miss Megan (Tuesday) and Miss Katie (Friday)
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. & Fridays at 10:30 a.m.
Join Miss Katie and Miss Megan for your favorite songs, stories, and rhymes at our most popular story time!
Large Meeting Room, second floor

Just For Non-Walkers (Registration Required):
Baby Lap Time with Miss Megan
Thursdays at 11 a.m.
Bring your baby to story time! Register by email to christina.mctighe@dc.gov no more than 7 days in advance of each session.
Story Time Room, first Floor

Just For Toddlers (Walkers Up to 36 mos.) (Registration Required):
Toddler Time with Miss Christina (Thursday) and Miss Katie (Friday)
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
A busy story time for busy toddlers! Register by email to christina.mctighe@dc.gov no more than 7 days in advance of each session. (One session per family per week.)
Story Time Room, first floor

For Ages 3 to 5:
Preschool Story Time with Miss Katie
Thursdays at 4 p.m.
Stories, songs, flannel boards, and simple crafts for preschoolers.
Story Time Room, first floor

For Ages 5 to 8:
Read-Along Story Time for Beginning Readers with Miss Katie
Wednesdays at 4 p.m.
Stories and interactive literacy activities for kids just learning how to read.
Story Time Room, first floor

For Ages 5 to 12:
Explorers Club with Miss Christina
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
Explore the world at your library! Each week, learn about a different non-fiction topic and participate in a related activity.
Story Time Room, first floor

Questions? Call 202-727-1449 or email kathleen.fitzgerald@dc.gov, christina.mctighe@dc.gov, or megan.biggins@dc.gov.