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Published on Monday, June 30, 2014

Fizz Boom Read
This year's Summer Reading theme is Fizz, Boom, Read! Join us throughout the summer to explore and get creative with STEAM-related crafts every Sunday from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Let's have fun with fire-less fireworks, snow sculpting and more!

All activities are open to children ages 5 and up.
Click here for a list of all dates and times.

Published on Monday, June 30, 2014
                                        Fizz Boom Read

Make Palisades Library your laboratory this summer! Join us in the Children's Room on alternating Wednesday afternoons for science-related experiments, crafts and activities! While you're visiting, be sure to sign up for the Summer Reading program and collect your prizes!

All activities will begin at 3 p.m. and are open to children ages 5 and up.
Click here for a list of all dates and times.

Published on Monday, June 30, 2014

Picture of Seashells with word poetry Join the Village Book Club, Thursday, July 3 at 1:30 p.m.
Bring your favorite poet or poems to share on a hot summer day.
Write your own poems?
We are a great audience!

Published on Monday, June 23, 2014

The word Thank-you in several languagesTraveling this summer and need to learn a new language? Or, do you need to refresh your memory on a language you haven't used in years? Come and find out how to use the free Language Learning online databases available on the DC Public Library website. Join us at the Palisades Library Sunday, July 6 and Sunday, July 20 at 2 p.m.

Published on Sunday, June 15, 2014

Purple ButterflyVisit the Children's Room to make your own beautiful painted butterflies out of coffee filters and pipe cleaners!

While you're visiting us, be sure to sign up for Summer Reading! Come back every Sunday this summer for more STEM-related crafts!

Sunday, June 22 from 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Welcome back, Debbie!

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014


A girl in a yoga pose.

The Palisades Library is pleased to welcome back our yoga instructor, Debbie Bennett.

Join us Saturday, June 7 at 2 p.m.

Get ready to learn the benefits of Yoga techniques for both the mind and body.

All participants will be required to sign a liability waiver before participating in the class.

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014

June is Great Outdoors Month.  Are you looking for ideas for new activities or new destinations?  Do you need a new place to vacation?  Palisades Library has book display to spark your imagination, including:

Walking and Orienteering








 Walking and Orienteering

June 1 - August 31

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014

Adult Reading Program 2014 Literary Elements Join the Adult Palisades Library Summer Reading Program of 2014 by using the following link:
http://dclibrary.org/adultsummerreading Get  your first prize just by  signing up for the summer program.

Win prizes for reading
Attend special events
Learn new skills.

This Sunday, June 8 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. learn about how to download magazines with Zinio and music with Freegal.




Published on Sunday, June 1, 2014

CaterpillarClothespin caterpillars are fun to make, and they're useful around the house!

Visit our Children's Room to make your own clothespin caterpillar. Take it home and use it to hang laundry on the line or to seal a bag of chips!

                                               Sunday, June 8 from 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Join us for a Family Singalong!

Published on Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Based on Frank L. Baum's original book The Wizard of Oz, this movie musical takes us on a journey from a farm in Kansas, all the way to Emerald City!

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