National Bike Month

National Bike Month

Free Bike Repair Clinics

 Info here about 2016 bike clinics to come
Bike Ride

Bike Story Time and Craft

Celebrate National Bike Month with a bike-themed outdoor* Family Story Time!  After Story Time, kids can decorate their bikes with colorful ribbons and streamers. Parents, catch a demo of Tenleytown’s new Bike Fix-it Station and get free bike helmet adjustments for every rider in the family. 
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Bike to Global Stories and Songs

Hello, Bonjour, Buenos Dias! Good Day, Guten Tag, Konichiwa! It's Bike-to-Work day! Why not scoop up the kiddos after work, then ride on over to Petworth Neighborhood Library to enjoy stories and songs from all around the world? Ms. Tea and Ms. Tracy will help build multi-cultural awareness and appreciation in your young child as our books and music fuel the imagination as we pretend to bike across the globe to different delightful destinations!  
E.T.

Bike-to-Film Night! Feature Film: E.T.

Pack a snack and ride your bikes over to Petworth Neighborhood Library to help us celebrate National Bike Month. Starting at 4:30 p.m., we will open our lower level patio doors to all of our bike-riding patrons to come park indoors and view the classic family adventure film E.T. as we have our hearts warmed with that endearing, iconic alien-in-a-bike-basket scene!

Bike-to-Family Storytime

In celebration of National Bike Month, Petworth Neighborhood Library invites you ride your bikes to our Family Story time. 
'Duck on a Bike' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Duck on a Bike'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 9 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
'The Bike Lesson' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'The Bike Lesson'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 16 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Bike Lesson by Stan and Jan Berenstain is the featured piece.
"A Crash Course for Molly" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'A Crash Course for Molly'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 23 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.A Crash Course for Molly by Eva Eriksson is the featured piece.
Bicycles

Bicycle Drive-in Movie for National Bike Month

Join us for an evening of bikes and movies to cap off National Bike Month.
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Tour de DCPL VII

Every year, to celebrate National Bike Month, a group of library staff, advocates and community members strap on their bike helmets to help the DC Public Library promote environmentally friendly transportation and explore how our libraries connect with the communities they serve. 

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