Arts & Crafts

50th Anniversary Balloons

Countdown to the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Palisades Library on November 15!

The Palisades Library will celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Library Director Richard Reyes-Gavilan will lead a keynote address beginning at 1:30 p.m. A special day of events is planned including technology workshops, local bands, and a puppet show!  See a 3-D printer in action and meet local community groups!  The day's events have been generously supported by the Friends of Palisades Library.
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Join us in the Children's Room (200) on the first Sunday of each month for STEAM Team. (That's science, technology, engineering, arts, and math - something to interest everyone!) Learn something new and then create something amazing!   For ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.     
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Family Craft Night

Arts and crafts for children of all ages. A program for children and their families.
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Family Craft

Join us for a seasonal family craft in the Georgetown Children's Room.  In February, we will do a craft centered around Black History Month.  This program is appropriate for families with children 3 and up.

Crazy About Coloring

For this month's In the Zone program, join us for a relaxing afternoon of coloring mandalas. Mandala is a Tibetan word that means "circle" and monks use sand and paint to create beautiful works of art. You can create your own design or color one of ours. Colored pencils and crayons provided.  Best for ages 5-12.  
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Valentine Cards Crafternoon

Spread the love: join us upstairs on the Mezzanine level of the Northeast Library on Wednesday, February 10 at 4 p.m. to make Valentine's cards for all the special someones in your life! Let your friends and family know you care with a thoughtful gift from the heart! All supplies provided, and no registration necessary. This event is for children ages 4-12 and caregivers.
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Valentine's Day Party

Come celebrate Valentine's Day at the library! We'll make Valentines Day cards and crafts and read some of our favorite L-O-V-E stories together! If you can't make it, check out our selection of themed books for you to read at home with your little love bunny.    

Valentine’s Day Card Craft

Kids can get ready for the holiday by making Valentine’s Day cards for friends and family! For ages 4 and up, while supplies last. 
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Join the Woodridge Library and Future Makers to create spinning, glowing light machines that hypnotize and amaze! Make use of the following tools to invent a cool machine all your very own.     Motors LED lights Batteries Simple circuitry Stop by for an hour of entertainment, we hope to see you there! Best for ages 7-17.