Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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One-On-One Computer Help

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 10 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for preschool, school, or day care groups.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 11 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for school, preschool and day care groups.
Book cover for "African-American poetry : an anthology, 1773-1927" edited by Joan R. Sherman.

Game Show Live: BHM Edition

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 4 p.m.

Come out and become the star of your own game show. And if you don't want to be a contestant, feel free to be a part of our live studio audience. All games will be based on Black History and Civil Rights Movement trivia.  

Byte Back - PC Basics

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 5 p.m.

 In PC Basics you will:    Be able to name basic computer parts and functions Practice typing and using a mouse correctly Learn how to use email Search the Internet Create and manage files and folders Understand memory and storage basics Each class runs for 2 hours.  Prior Registration Required. Please call the library at 202-243-1188 for more information.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 7 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
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Pom Pom Animals!

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

They're cute, they're fuzzy - they are pom pom animals! Make a new critter to take home and keep in our fun and friendly afternoon program. They are the perfect pocket size friend. All supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up. 

Byte Back - PC Basics

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, 6 p.m.

 In PC Basics you will:    Be able to name basic computer parts and functions Practice typing and using a mouse correctly Learn how to use email Search the Internet Create and manage files and folders Understand memory and storage basics Each class runs for 2 hours.  Prior Registration Required. Please call the library at 202-243-1188 for more information.
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One-On-One Computer Help

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
Retro Film

Retro Film Matinee

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Come to the library the third Friday of every month as we watch a classic film that received critical and popular acclaim throughout the decades! Bring a friend and join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room. You are welcome to bring a snack to enjoy during the film. Please call 202-243-1188 for more detailed movie information.

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