Palisades
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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!

Published on Sunday, May 18, 2014

Memorial Day FlagMemorial Day is a time to remember and honor the men and women of the United States Armed Forces who lost their lives while serving.

Come to the Children's Room and make a patriotic firecracker flag to hang on your porch or by your window all year long!
The drop-in craft is on Sunday, May 25, 2:30 - 4 p.m.
All ages are welcome!

Published on Monday, May 5, 2014

FlowersPlease join us in the Palisades Children's Room for drop-in crafts!  Make flowers out of our own hand prints!
Crafting will take place on Sunday, May 11 from 2:30 to 4 p.m.
All ages are welcome and we hope to see you there!

In celebration of Mother's Day, be sure to check out our collection of special books that celebrate all of the mothers in your life!

Published on Monday, May 5, 2014

May is National Bike Month and we’re celebrating here at Palisades library! National Bike Month allows bicyclists to showcase the many benefits of riding a bike – health, National Bike Monthtransportation, being environmentally friendly and of course, fun! 

Published on Monday, May 5, 2014

May marks the annual celebration of the many achievements and contributions of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders and Jewish Americans to the fabric of American history and society. Kamishibai

Did you know that the Baltimore-Washington D.C. area has the 8th largest Jewish population in the country? Did you know that the term "Asian-American" is extremely broad and refers to people having origins in North East Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Asia or the Indian subcontinent including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Korea, Mongolia, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Vietnam? Did you know that the U.S. Census also counts Maori and Indigenous Australians as Pacific Islander? 

Published on Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Prom photoCome celebrate Prom at the Palisades Library!
Beginning at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 8, stop by any time to enjoy food, activities, music and a prom themed movie.
This program is for students in Middle School and High School. 

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