Southwest
Neighborhood Library

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

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 10:30 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 202-724-4691 with questions.  
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Wii Club

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Please join us in the Children's Room to play Wii games.  For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Arty Party

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 7 p.m.

Please join us at the Southwest Library for an Arty Party with a mystery creative craft! Art instructor Lisa Redisch will be teaching a surprise art project. Adults & teens welcome.
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Wii Club

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 3 p.m.

Please join us in the Children's Room to play Wii games.  For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Digital Drop-in

Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 3:30 p.m.

**Please join us at our new time!** Have an Overdrive issue with your smartphone, laptop, or e-reader? Come to the library and let us troubleshoot. Want to download free books, music, movies and magazines to your device or computer? Come let us walk you through it. Have a question about how your digital device works? Come let us help you find the answer! Southwest Neighborhood Library staff will be available to answer questions about your devices and give step-by-step instructions on how to download books, music, and movies from the library's website.

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 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 202-724-4691 with questions.  
Great Games!

Game Club

Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Join us in the Children's Room to play fun board games. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.   
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

Movie Madness: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

Saturday, June 4, 2016, 3 p.m.

Join us in the Children's Room to watch Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip and find out what happens when Alvin, Simon, and Theodore go on a road trip to Miami to stop their dad from proposing to his girlfriend. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
The Jumbo Book of Gardening

Garden Club

Sunday, June 5, 2016, 3 p.m.

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us for hands-on fun in the library’s outdoor garden. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, June 6, 2016, 10:30 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 engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Please call 202-724-4691 with any questions.

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