Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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One-on-One Computer Help

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 3 p.m.

By appointment only, get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:

Yoga at Your Library

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. No experience is required. The class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one yoga mats are available for use during the class.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 25, 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, May 25, 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 "Naruto. Vol. 64, Ten tails" story and art by Masashi Kishimoto.

Anime Club

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 4 p.m.

The Petworth Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch and talk about Japanese animation. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles and include classics as well as new releases.  Come check out the latest anime shows and anime/manga magazines or come and share your own fan fiction (writing) and fan art (drawing).   
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Under the Sea with Andrew Wilson

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Under the Sea is a program featuring LIVE marine animals and genuine artifacts.
A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

A Song of Ice and Fire Book Club: Prequels

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 7 p.m.

While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing short story prequels written by George R. R. Martin.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, May 25, 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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Gearin' Up Bicycles Pop-up Repair Clinic

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Join Gearin' Up Bicycles at our branch for a free two hour bike repair pop-up clinic! Get your bike ready for the summer by learning all about simple bike repairs, safety and general maintenance from this local non-profit.
E.T.

Bike-to-Film Night! Feature Film: E.T.

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Pack a snack and ride your bikes over to Petworth Neighborhood Library to help us celebrate National Bike Month. Starting at 4:30 p.m., we will open our lower level patio doors to all of our bike-riding patrons to come park indoors and view the classic family adventure film E.T. as we have our hearts warmed with that endearing, iconic alien-in-a-bike-basket scene!

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