Washington Area Bicycle Association

Women & Bicycles Storytelling Hour with WABA

Join WABA's Women & Bicycles group for an evening of camaraderie, storytelling, and skillsharing. The group facilitates good, old fashioned storytelling and welcomes newcomers, especially gals who aren't already involved in the group or don't already bike. Each month they choose a theme, you bring different kinds of stories on that theme. This month's theme: What is family.
Poem in Your Pocket Day

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Pick a poem that moves you. Pick a poem that amuses you. Pick a poem that confuses you. Put it in your pocket and see how it changes your day. From the Academy of American Poets:
Washington Area Bicycle Association

Everyday Biking Workshop with WABA

Ever considered biking to the store to save time? Or biking to work to save money? Or maybe you just want to get out and exercise and be outside more? 
Book cover for "Yoga exercises for teens : developing a calmer mind and a stronger body" by Helen Purperhart.

Free Yoga For Teens

Are you between the ages of 13 and 19? Have you heard of yoga but never tried it? Do you love yoga and take classes all the time? Whether you’re new or experienced, come to the Petworth Library for free yoga. Feel free to bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours!

Teen Movie Night: 'Divergent'

To celebrate the theatrical release of InsurgentTakoma Park Neighborhood Library is hosting a screening party for Divergent!
Book cover for "Poetry speaks who I am" edited by Elise Paschen.

Express Yourself - Poetry

Come celebrate National Poetry Month and express yourself @ the Petworth Library with “magnetic” and “blackout” poetry.
stories untold

Book Signing: Stories Untold with Stacey Price Brown, Ph.D.

All are encouraged to come and learn about different insightful and inspirational stories of high-achieving D.C.-area students.   Dr. Brown will share how students can stand out during the admissions process. In addition, there will be a raffle for a counseling session. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity!  
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Careers in Comics Panel Discussion and Portfolio Review

Want to make comic books for a living? Have your stuff reviewed by pros in the field? Come meet working writers, artists and more on Saturday, April 11. Guests include: Shannon Gallant, illustrator for Marvel and Dreamworks

Teen Advisory Group

Are you interested in having a say in what services and books the library provides for teens? Do you need a fun way to ear ncommunity service hours? Teen Advisory Group meets in the Watha T. Daniel Library teen space every Wednesday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. All are welcome, you do not need to sign up! Please contact Anina at 202-717-0971 with any questions.
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Teen Slam Poetry Night

Got a poem you want to share? Tenley-Friendship Library is kicking off National Poetry Month with a Teen Slam Poetry Night. Prizes will be given out to the best original poem, best performer, and runners-up. For ages 14 - 19. Light refreshments will be served.