Kids

Preschool Story Time

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  Class groups and daycares welcome at these sessions. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.  

Preschool Story Time

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  Class groups and daycares welcome at these sessions. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.  

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 
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Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Bring your favorite stuffed animal to our party for story time and activities. Then leave your stuffed animal to stay overnight at the library. When you come back to pick it up, you'll get pictures of the fun adventures it had! Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Game Club

Join us in the Children's Room to play some fun board games! For ages 6-12. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Summer Reading Wrap Up Party

Come and enjoy a grab bag story activity, enjoy some refreshments, and find out who the grand winners are.  For families and children ages 3 - 12. 
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Garden Club

Learn about plants as we water, weed, and harvest plants from the garden library! For children ages 6-12. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 

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