Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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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One-on-One Computer Help

Friday, May 27, 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:
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, May 28, 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 grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Yoga at Your Library

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 11 a.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, and 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.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 10 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 11 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, June 1, 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, June 1, 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.
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Petworth Pacers, Still On the Move!

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 4 p.m.

Want to stay fit and fabulous at 50+? Show your body some love and join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings at 4 p.m. for "Petworth Pacers"! All fitness walkers should dress in comfortable, weather-appropriate, movement-oriented clothing and bring a water bottle (and an optional face towel for perspiration). Doctor's approval should be sought prior to participation for the first time. All walkers are required to sign liability waivers. Young children in strollers may also accompany walkers.
Book cover for "Super Mario : how Nintendo conquered America" by Jeff Ryan.

Teen Gaming

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 4 p.m.

Teens, you are invited to come and get your game on. Whether you like video games or board games, this is your time to make new friends, show off your gaming skills, and have fun.  

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