Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

Pajama & Stuffed Animal Story Time

Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, 7 p.m.

Stories, songs & rhymes for all ages. This program is held upstairs in front of the fireplace.

Baby/Toddler Lap Time

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, 10 a.m.

Stories, songs, dances and FUN, for ages birth to two and their caregivers every Tuesday.

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, 10:45 a.m.

Enjoy stories and songs with the children's librarian every week! For ages 3 - 5 with their caregivers.

English/Spanish Conversation Hour

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join English and Spanish speakers every first and third Tuesday of the month for a half-hour of conversation in Spanish followed by a half-hour of conversation in English. Each meeting will focus on a particular topic/area of interest. Basic English/Spanish skills preferred. Únase a los hablantes de inglés y español cada primer y tercer martes del mes para una charla de media hora en español seguido por una charla de media hora en inglés. Cada sesión se centrará en un tema particular. Básico inglés/español preferido.

Bilingual Story Time!

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Let's read books together! Spanish books and English books with Spanish vocabulary. Perfect for children learning Spanish OR English! Ages 2-5 and caregivers. 
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Writing Science for the Masses

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Many scientists do amazing things, then write about them in a way that is comprehensible only to a handful of other experts. How do you tell a compelling science story to broader audiences, such as policy makers and the general public? In this class, we’ll analyze an exemplary piece of popular science writing, as well as workshop pieces written by students. We’ll also talk about strategies for placing stories with newspapers, magazines, and blogs.
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Clinica Legal para Solicitantes de Empleo

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, 1 p.m.

¿Es usted un solicitante de empleo o un empleado recientemente contratado? ¿Está teniendo dificultades para conseguir o mantener un trabajo?
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Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, 1 p.m.

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee? Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of these Jobseeker Clinics and meet with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve. You can get information about issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving back child support arrearages, wage theft, and other issues.
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Crafternoon: Make-a-Valentine

Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, 2 p.m.

Make something nice for someone special in your life. In addition to crafting lovely paper valentines, we will also show you how to make and send an audio recording of a love poem for someone. Record your own poem or choose from a selection of poetry anthologies we’ll have available.  Anti-valentine content will also be available.

Family Craft-ernoon!

Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, 2 p.m.

Every other Saturday enjoy family crafts for all ages. Crafts will vary with the seasons and holidays. All materials will be provided.