Come learn about good nutrition and how fruits and vegetables are grown through a presentation by the D.C. Central Kitchen’s Truck Farm. Visitors get the opportunity to plant seeds and sample foods grown on the truck. Join us here at Capitol View Library on Friday, May 29th at 1:00 p.m.
The Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Library is a Maker Camp site! Maker Camp is sponsored by Make: and Google. From July 6 - August 14 2015, we will be doing exciting experiments and projects every Monday, Thursday and Friday from 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Children eight and above and teens up to age thirteen are invited to come join the fun every day of the camp or to just drop in whenever they are free.
Join the staff from 826DC for a drop in writing workshop on the theme "Every Hero Has a Story."
The workshop will take place 1-3 p.m. in the Children's Room on the Second Floor.
These workshops are recommended for kids ages 6-12.
The Petworth Library cordially invites you to a book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Petworth Library in the lower level meeting room.
Join in the fun 1-4 p.m. You'll find terrific bargains, great books for the whole family, and even a special children's section!
Come celebrate Free Comic Book Day; a national event to promote reading for all ages.
As long as supplies last on May 2, we’ll be giving away various comics donated by multiple comic book distributors. Comics will be available until the library closes or we run out of books to give away.
Don't forget to browse our fantastic collections of graphic novels and manga that are always available for you to check out!
Celebrate El día de los niños during our music time program.
Children of all ages and their families are welcome to join us for this special music time to celebrate children, books, learning and literacy and decorate maracas that they can take home.