Southwest
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Story Time

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

Join us in the Children's Room to play some fun board games! For ages 6-12. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Pajama Story Time

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6 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.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
How Rocket Learned to Read

P.A.L. (People Animals Love) Dog Visit

Sunday, May 8, 2016, 2:30 p.m.

Children ages 4-12 are invited to join us in the Children's Room to read aloud to P.A.L. (People Animals Love) dogs. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

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.
Zumba

Zumba @ Southwest Library

Monday, May 9, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Come join the party! Instructor Roshaunda Jenkins will lead this one-hour fitness and dance workout--all fitness levels welcome. The class is free and no registration is required. Dance your way to fitness!
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Digital Drop-In

Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 5:30 p.m.

Have an Overdrive issue with your smartphone, laptop, or eReader? 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 answer your 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, May 11, 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.  
Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids

Create Club

Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Join us in the Children's Room for fun arts and crafts. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Craft Night for Adults & Teens

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 7 p.m.

Ready to get crafty? Join us for craft night for adults and teens at the Southwest Library! Each month we will try our hands at a different creative project. Materials and instructions will be provided, and you will get to take home your artistic creations.

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