Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Petworth Pacers Keep it Moving!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 5 p.m.

Want to stay fit and fabulous at 50+? Join us on select Tuesday evenings for "Petworth Pacers"! All walkers should bring their own water bottle (and a small face towel for perspiration, if you like) and dress in comfortable, weather-appropriate, movement-oriented clothing. Doctor's approval should be sought prior to participation. All walkers are required to sign liability waivers. Young children in strollers may accompany walkers.
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Computer Basics

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 5 p.m.

In this course, students learn the parts of the computer, mouse basics, typing, Internet search and electronic mail. This two-hour class meets twice per week for six weeks.  Prerequisite: none. Pre-registration is required. To register for classes, please call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.   When registration is closed, you may contact Byte Back to join our calling list. ByteBack will call all interested students next time registration begins.  
Pre-School Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for songs, rhymes, poems, stories and movement. This story time is for children age 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a program.
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Free Summer Meals

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 1 p.m.

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
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Science in the Summer: Level 1

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 2 p.m.

In partnership with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), your child can learn about simple machines in a free summer program, GSK Science in the Summer™. Students will discover how and why machines can lift huge boulders, build bridges, and pump water.
Maker Camp

Maker Camp

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

The Petworth Library is a Maker Camp site!  July 6 - Aug. 14, we will be doing exciting experiments and projects every Monday-Thursday, 2:30-4 p.m.  Children eight and above and teens are invited to come join the fun every day of the camp or to just drop in whenever they are free.   No registration is necessary.  
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Science in the Summer: Level 2

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

In partnership with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), your child can learn about simple machines in a free summer program, GSK Science in the Summer™. Students will discover how and why machines can lift huge boulders, build bridges, and pump water.
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100 Things To Do In Washington Before You Die

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 7 p.m.

You've probably had a half-smoke at Ben's Chili Bowl, but have you been to the gospel brunch at the Howard Theatre? Did you know there is a Darth Vader mask built into the National Cathedral? Do you know where to find the "Exorcist stairs?" Join local author Shannon Morgan as she shares these highlights and more hidden gems of the District from her new book 100 Things to Do in Washington D.C. Before You Die. Copies of Ms. Morgan's book will be available for sale at this event. No purchase necessary to attend. 
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Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us for songs, finger plays, movement, stories and rhymes. Children may wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal. This program is for children from birth to age 7.
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Free Summer Meals

Thursday, July 23, 2015, 1 p.m.

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw

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