Southeast
Neighborhood Library

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Coffee & Conversation

Thursday, May 19, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Stop by the library each month for coffee and discussion about things that matter to you. Over coffee and snacks, we will share what’s on our minds, keep each other informed about what’s happening in the neighborhood, and make new connections. All are welcome!
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Capitol Hill Reads - The Bees by Laline Paull

Thursday, May 19, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for a thought- provoking discussion of a recent work of literary fiction. In May let's read The Bees by Laline Paull. It's a novel about bees! We are excited that May's discussion will be held at the brand new East City Bookshop at 645 Pennsylvania Avenue SE.
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Music and Movement

Friday, May 20, 2016, 10 a.m.

Sing, dance, and reveal your inner musician at our music and movement time for children ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun.  Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before music time on a first-come, first-served basis.  Have a group? Please call ahead of time to schedule a visit at 202-698-3372.
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Family Story Time: Margaret Wise Brown Birthday Celebration

Saturday, May 21, 2016, 11 a.m.

Celebrate the birthday of Margaret Wise Brown, author of classics such as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, with this special edition of our weekly Family Story Time! Special activity will follow story time. 
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Yoga at the Library

Sunday, May 22, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Sundays in April and May, join us for Pop-Up Yoga at the library taught by instructors from WithLoveDC. WithLoveDC is a movement to spread love, joy, and acceptance throughout the District. The Practice With Love classes aim to create an accessible space for all people to tune into their breath while enjoying the amazing spaces around our beautiful city. WithLoveDC is thrilled to bring their free yoga gatherings to the Southeast Library; come flow with us!
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S.T.E.A.M. Team

Monday, May 23, 2016, 4 p.m.

Don't miss S.T.E.A.M. Team!  Every month we’ll do a different hands-on activity exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Monthly activities include science experiments, tech demonstrations, graphic design, mathematical games and more. All supplies included—just bring yourself. Ages 6 & Up in the Southeast Library meeting room.   

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 10 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program.  Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis.  Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, May 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. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
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Kids' Club

Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 4 p.m.

Join us for a different activity each week -- games, crafts, science experiments, and more!  Ages 5-12, in the basement program room.

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, May 25, 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 to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 

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