Palisades
Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed for Memorial Day on Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times. These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to participate and engage with the stories and activities.  Click here to learn about what to expect at Story Time.
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 11:30 a.m.

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
The Bubble Lady

Summer Reading Kick-Off: Go for the Gold!

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 3:30 p.m.

Palisades Library will be kicking off our Summer Reading program with bubbles! Sign up for Summer Reading and watch a special performance from the Bubble Lady. 
Stack of Books

Kickoff Adult Summer Reading with the Friends of Palisades Library Book Sale

Thursday, June 2, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Kickoff the Adult Summer Reading Program at the Palisades Library with an exclusive shopping tour of the Friends of Palisades Library's Book Sale Backroom!

Small Business Development Workshop

Thursday, June 2, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center.  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why. Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program. Click here to learn about what to expect at Story Time.
Rainbow Heart

Pride Month Craft

Sunday, June 5, 2016, 3 p.m.

Celebrate Pride Month with the whole family! Come to the Palisades Library and make rainbow heart sun catchers! For more Pride programs and LGBTQ book lists, visit our DC Public Library Pride page!
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Monday, June 6, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times. These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to participate and engage with the stories and activities.  Click here to learn about what to expect at Story Time.
Lego Builders

LEGO Builders

Monday, June 6, 2016, 3 p.m.

LEGO Builders is a free-play session using LEGO building blocks. Large Duplo LEGO building blocks are available for children ages 1½ and older. Classic LEGO building blocks are available for children ages 4 and older. All materials will be provided by the library. 
Chipotle Fundraiser 2016

2016 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 (All day)

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Tuesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the image from this post on your smartphone or tell the cashier you would like your meal to benefit the Library, and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.

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