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.
Excited for the new Star Warsmovie, The Force Awakens? We are, too! Come join us Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in a galaxy far, far away (a.k.a. the Northeast Neighborhood Library) for an evening of games, trivia, crafts, and snacks! All ages are welcome. All Day on the Second Floor:
Track down Darth Vader and other galactic baddies in our scavenger hunt. Solve all the clues to decode a secret message from Yoda and win a prize!On the Lower Level:
Stained glass is a beautiful art that has been around for centuries: but who has the time or supplies for that! Crafty tweens join us a fun learning experience. We'll learn about stained glass as we look at some famous examples and then proceed to make our sample through an exciting craft using paper and tissue paper. For ages 8 and up.
Introduction to sewing and fabric crafts is a class for boys and girls. In this class children will be introduced to threading a needle, sewing a button, basic stitching. Children get to personalize each project through color selection, technique and embellishments. The children will complete a small sewing & craft projects.
Warning - this activity may produce high levels of fun and enjoyment!
Can you solve the clues? Sprinkled throughout the children's room will be a series of clues to lead your next step. Use all of your crafty reasoning to crack this puzzle and deduce what this riddle is all about. A prize may involved for those who successfully finish this challenge! For all children, caregivers or parents.
Can you build a snowman? Even without any snow? Why yes, you can; join us for fun (and warm!) afternoon as we build a paper snowman that you can decorate and take home. Little ones can practice their snowflake skills. Supplies will be provided.