Kids

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Summer Reading Finale

Say it isn’t so! It almost the end of summer as well as our summer reading program, which concludes on August 26th.  We will wrap up this wonderful season of reading with games and other fun activities on the front lawn. Don’t forgot to stop by and pick up your summer reading prize if you have not done so already. For children of all ages as well as their parents and/or caregivers
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Family Retro Game Afternoon

Come one, come all - it's a retro themed day in the children's room. Join us for a relaxing afternoon as we enjoy a variety of board and card games. Who needs video games when we can enjoy each other's company and participate in some fun? For children ages 6 and up. 
Alfred the dog

Doggie Story Time

Join dogs from People Animals Love for a special story time featuring a dog story read aloud and time to meet and read with dogs. A great opportunity for your budding reader to get some reading practice in with an attentive and patient audience.  For children ages 4 and up. 
Russia

Stories from Around the World: Russia

Come experience a little bit of Russia. Hear a Russian folktale and enjoy a corresponding craft. Children will also be introduced to Russia’s Cyrillic alphabet.  
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Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Japan-in-a-Suitcase provides hands-on activities as well as items from Japanese elementary schools including traditional clothing and games. This program is presented by the Japan-American Society of Washington D.C, and is recommended for ages 6-12.  
The Racing Presidents at Nationals Park as paper dolls

Read and Learn

Read and Learn.  Play and Learn Create paper dolls of The Racing Presidents at Nationals Park. Learn where to find biographical information in the Children's Room.

Pre-K story time

Join us in Pre-K story time. It is really good for the kids. 
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Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
Photo of Story Time with Washington Nationals

Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
Photo of Story Time with Washington Nationals

Story Time with Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. Family Program

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