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Jingle all the way to Rosedale Library on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.!

Published on Thursday, December 19, 2013

pjbearsmallJump into your jammies and join us as we jingle on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. for an evening of holiday stories, carols, and movement prior to bedtime.

Bedtime Story Carols is engaging program for children ages birth through 7 years. We will meet in the Children's Picture Book area.

Children must be accompanied by a chaperone (age 14+) and have the option of wearing comfy pajamas and bringing their favorite bedtime buddy to partake in the fun!

Published on Friday, December 13, 2013

During the first two weeks of December, Rosedale added many great children's books to its collection!

Below are just a few of the new books.

Board BooksMy School Day Cover

TAG!!! You're IT

Published on Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Teens in silhouette

 

What is TAG?
Teen Advisory Group (TAG) are youth that plan creative library programs and make a difference in the community.
 
Why should I join?

Published on Monday, December 2, 2013

Holiday Buttons

Published on Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Elf Movie CoverTo celebrate the holidays, Rosedale will be showing several holiday-themed movies and offering special craft nights during December!

A Movie Special With Crafts

Published on Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A Charlie Brown ThanksgivingTo celebrate Thanksgiving, Rosedale will be showing the Peanuts special A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (rated PG) at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26. The short film is about Charlie Brown trying to make Thanksgiving dinner for himself and his friends.

Afterwards, children will be able to make their own paper turkeys out of construction paper to take home for Thanksgiving.

A Pirate-Themed Sunday with a Movie and Stories

Published on Monday, November 4, 2013

Muppet Treasure IslandWhen you picture a pirate, do you imagine one with a peg leg and a parrot on his shoulder? When you make a treasure map, do you know that "X marks the spot"?

Washington Nationals Tickets Winners

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

With help and support from Chipotle, Friends of the Library, Washington Nationals, and Rosedale Recreation Center, we signed up more than 350 teens for the 2013 Summer Reading program!

QueenPack Winner Winner


Celebrating Halloween at Rosedale

Published on Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Halloween pumpkinHappy Halloween!

Starting Monday Oct. 28, Rosedale Neighborhood Library will be celebrating the holiday with several special events.

On Monday, children can enjoy a special Halloween-themed storytime at 10 a.m. In the afternoon at 4 p.m., kids can decorate and take home cookies. (There is a limited availability on cookies!)

On Tuesday, we'll be watching Tim Burton's Frankenweenie at 4:30 p.m.

Drawing Winners

Published on Friday, September 20, 2013

As part of the Library's summer reading program, Dig Into Reading, children 12 and younger read a minimum of 8 hours (ages 6-12) or completed a minimum of 8 tasks (ages birth-5), based on their age group. The names of children who completed the requirements of their age group were entered into drawings on Aug. 24. 

The winner of the drawing for a gift bag of books for the birth to 5 age group at the Rosedale Library was Lucas. Lucas loves to read books about trains, likes to read at the library, and his favorite book is Thomas and the Jet Engine by the Reverend W. Awdry.

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