Northeast
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 10 a.m.

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 3-5. Please call 202-698-0183 with questions. Story time takes place on the lower level.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 11 a.m.

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 3-5. Please call 202-698-0183 with questions. Story time takes place on the lower level.
Empress Dowager Cixi : the concubine who launched modern China

History Book Club

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join our monthly discussion with the new book Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine who Launched Modern China by Jung Chang.
Maker Camp

Maker Camp

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 3 p.m.

The Northeast Library is a Maker Camp site!  From July 6 to Aug. 14, we will be doing exciting experiments and projects every Monday and Wednesday, 3-5 p.m.   Children ages 8 and older and teens are invited to come join the fun every day of the camp or to just drop in whenever they are free.   No registration is necessary.
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Yoga with Amber

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join our instructor Amber from Yoga District for an hour of relaxing yoga at your library! Please bring water and a mat and wear comfortable clothing to this free class. All levels are welcome.  
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Library Playdate

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 1 p.m.

Looking for a place to toddle? Play with toys? Meet other little ones? Look no further!  Join us in the Children’s Room of the Northeast Library every Thursday afternoon 1-3 p.m. Play with toys that encourage early literacy and motor skill development. Learn early literacy tips from Children’s Librarians.  Relax, let loose, and have a ball! For children ages birth to 3, along with parents and their caretakers.  
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Finger Beams

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, 4 p.m.

Invent and wear illuminated finger beam makers! Use LEDs, batteries and conductive materials to construct glowing devices - and take slow speed photos of your hands in action!

Family Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Looking for a fun, family-oriented weekend activity? Look no further! Children and their families are encouraged to let loose and have a ball in the library. Every Saturday, come prepared to laugh, play and have fun! All ages welcome.  
Baseball America's Pastime

Baseball: America's Pastime, Parts 1 and 2

Saturday, July 18, 2015, 1 p.m.

Baseball is everywhere in the summer. Because of this, it has been called "America’s Pastime." But it has a varied and troubled history. It only came to dominate the sport scene gradually and through many crises. Ken Burns has put together a history of this important sport for Americans. Come to a showing of part of this great series and engage in an open discussion of baseball, its heroes, its villains, and its influence on American life. This two-part discussion will be held on Saturday, July 18 and Saturday, Aug. 8.

Baby Lap Time

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 10 a.m.

An early literacy program that combines doing fingerplays, sharing stories, songs, dances, rhythm activities and baby bounces.  For ages birth to 2. Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Story time takes place on the Lower Level.

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