Southwest
Neighborhood Library

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Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 6 p.m.

Put on your pajamas, grab your teddy bear, and join us in the Children's Room for a family story time before heading to bed! We'll read stories, sing songs, and perform finger plays together. For children of all ages and their families (children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver). Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.

Small Business Development Workshop

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 10 a.m.

Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center.  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why. Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.
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P.A.L. (People Animals Love) Dog Visit

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

Children ages 4-12 are invited to join us for the opportunity to read aloud to a P.A.L. (People Animals Love) dog named Tommy. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
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Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and baby bounces as we work together to develop early literacy skills while having fun. Designed for children ages birth to 2 years and their caregivers. Please call 202-724-4691 with any questions.
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Digital Drop-in

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Got an issue with your smartphone, laptop, or eReader? Come 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 avaible to 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.
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Yoga for Adults and Teens

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 7 p.m.

All fitness levels welcome for this free yoga program, with Yoga Activist instructor Carrie Hsieh. Mats are provided, or you can bring your own.
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The Knitty Gritty Committee

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Come join us every third Tuesday of the month to knit, swap tips, and get to know your fellow neighbors. Staff will be available to teach basic skills such as casting on yarn, and the purl and knit stitches. Yarn will be provided. Please bring your own needles.  All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, contact My Nguyen at 202-724-4752 or my.nguyen@dc.gov.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together. An easy craft activity follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
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Create Club

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us for arts & crafts activities. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
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Zumba at Southwest

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Come join the party! Instructor Roshaunda Jenkins will lead this one-hour fitness and dance class--all fitness levels welcome!

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