Petworth
Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed for Memorial Day on Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, July 13, 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.

Mega Maker

Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Maker Month is here!   From July 5 to July 30, join us for hands-on, creative workshops every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1:30 to 3:00.   Weekly Themes: July 5-10: Fantasy July 11-17: Motion July 18-24: Fun & Games July 25-30: Engineering & Electronics   Ages 8-19 are invited to come join the fun. No registration necessary.   For more info, visit dclibrary.org/makermonth.  
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Awesome Adult Coloring Cafe

Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 5:15 p.m.

To our beloved busy Adult Petworthians: Petworth's Mature and Motivated encourages you to slow down, take a break and soak up the peaceful ambiance as you join us in our 2nd floor program room the second Wednesday of each month at 5:15 p.m. for a relaxing period of stress-less, anxiety-free coloring!Treat. Your. Self: set aside 90 minutes once a month for coloring and music that will soothe your soul...
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, July 13, 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.  

Mega Maker

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Maker Month is here!   From July 5 to July 30, join us for hands-on, creative workshops every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 1:30 to 3:00.   Weekly Themes: July 5-10: Fantasy July 11-17: Motion July 18-24: Fun & Games July 25-30: Engineering & Electronics   Ages 8-19 are invited to come join the fun. No registration necessary.   For more info, visit dclibrary.org/makermonth.  
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Reptiles Alive!

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Meet exciting live animals and learn funny stories and facts about them. For ages 5 and up. This event is part of the library's season-long Summer Reading program.  
Reptiles Alive

Reptiles Alive!

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Meet exciting live animals and learn funny stories and facts about them.   For ages 5 and up

Mini Maker

Friday, July 15, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Maker Month is here!   From July 5 to July 30, join us for hands-on, creative workshops every Friday from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.   Weekly Themes: July 5-10: Fantasy July 11-17: Motion July 18-24: Fun & Games July 25-30: Engineering & Electronics   Children ages 3 to 7 with an adult are invited to come join the fun. No registration necessary.  
Retro Film

Retro Film Matinee

Friday, July 15, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Petworth's Mature and Motivated invites you to come to the library the third Friday of every month as we watch a classic or retrospective film from the 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and even early 2000s that received critical and popular acclaim! *Special Note: DC Public Library will be closed for Emancipation Day on April 15th. We will instead show our film on the fourth Friday, April 22nd, at 10:30 am. Bring a friend and join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room. You are welcome to bring a small snack to enjoy during the film.
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Home Buying 101 Workshop

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 10 a.m.

Space for this program is limited. Register by emailing PetworthLibrary@dc.gov.

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