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Gearin' Up Bicycles Pop-up Repair Clinic

Join Gearin' Up Bicycles at our branch for a free bike safety check and minor repairs before the Tour de DCPL ride! Get your bike ready by learning all about simple bike repairs, safety and general maintenance from this local non-profit.
My Reptile Guy DC

My Reptile Guy DC

Experience an interactive reptile safari showcasing live creatures, such as lizards, turtles, tortoises, and snakes.  The presentation includes a petting zoo for all to enjoy. For ages 5 and up.  

Spring Book Sale

Please join the Friends of the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library for their spring book sale. Proceeds help support the library's programs and events. Downstairs on the lower level from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés!  (Andres Salguero)

1,2,3 Andrés! (Andres Salguero)

1, 2, 3 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) with new  songs and words to learn as well as traditional songs.  This highly interactive program brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn together!   For kids of all ages
Magician Joe Romano

Magician Joe Romano

Books are brought to life through the art of magic and illusion!     For ages 5 and up
Mad Science

Mad Science

Marvels of Motion   Learn the fundamentals of motion including Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion and the science behind some of your favorite Olympic sports.    Find out why this show is a “blast!”   For ages 6 and up
Mad Science

Mad Science

Marvels of Motion   Learn the fundamentals of motion including Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion and the science behind some of your favorite Olympic sports.    Find out why this show is a “blast!”   For ages 6 and up
Mad Science

Mad Science

Marvels of Motion   Learn the fundamentals of motion including Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion and the science behind some of your favorite Olympic sports.    Find out why this show is a “blast!”   For ages 6 and up
Mad Science

Mad Science

Things That Go Boom   Discover the science behind sound and vibration!   See amazing color changing chemical reactions, explore sublimation, radical reactions  and more.   For ages 6 and up
Mad Science

Mad Science

Things That Go Boom   Discover the science behind sound and vibration!   See amazing color changing chemical reactions, explore sublimation, radical reactions  and more.   For ages 6 and up

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