Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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One-On-One Computer Help

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 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. 24, 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. 24, 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, Feb. 24, 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).   

Byte Back - PC Basics

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 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.
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A Song of Ice and Fire Book Club: Prequels

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 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, Feb. 24, 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.  
Fairy Tale Castle

Fairy Tale Celebration

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

February 26th celebrates all things fairy tale related. You may know the stories but why not join us for some colorful renditions you haven't previously heard? We'll make a fairy tale related craft and have fairy tale related books on hand for checkout. All supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up. 
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One-On-One Computer Help

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
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Global Stories and Songs

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Hello, Bonjour, Buenos Dias! Good Day, Guten Tag, Konichiwa! Ms. Tea and Ms. Tracy invite you to come enjoy stories and songs from all around the world! Help build multi-cultural awareness and appreciation in your young child as our books and music fuel the imagination and carry us across the globe to different delightful destinations each month!  

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