Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone DVD

Movie Madness

Join us to watch the first adventure in the Harry Potter series and make themed crafts. For children ages 6 to12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
"Just Itzy" book cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring Just Itzy

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, November 9 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Just Itzy by Lana Krumwiede is the featured piece.
STEM graphic

2nd Saturday STEM Storytime!

Join us the second Saturday of every month for a STEM-themed story time! It’s never too early to introduce basic concepts of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to our youngest learners as they begin exploring their world. We’ll Sing, Talk, and Read about numbers, colors, plants, weather, and more. Stick around for a simple STEM craft at the end! Best for ages two to five.
Walt Disney's Classic StorybookAurelius Battaglia Photo

Reader's Theatre: Featuring Pinocchio

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, December 7 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Pinocchio by Walt Disney is the featured piece.

Play Dough Play Day

Join us for our re-scheduled Play Dough Play Day on Friday, October 2 from 10:30 -11:15 a.m.! Children ages 2.9 to 5 years old will LOVE squishing, kneading and creating new things with dough. Ms. Tea will follow a simple non-toxic recipe that requires no cooking, and provide other materials and household items as dough modeling tools to prompt creative thinking/exploration. 
The Lemonade War

Book Club: 'The Lemonade War'

Read The Lemonade War and then join us in the Children's Room to discuss. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
story time

Family Story Time

Seasonal stories and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.
Bocce Ball

Game it, Euro Style

Learn about traditional European games from England, France, Romania, and Italy. Kids will learn the history behind these pastimes and play them! Ages 6-12 and caregivers.
Maru Montero dancers

Maru Montero Dancers

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Maru Montero dancers. Families will enjoy this interactive program with dances from Latin America. This program is for all ages.

Paws to Read

Would you like to read a story to a furry friend? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. Choose a fun book and come prepared to share your story with a friendly dog. Individual families or school groups are welcome as long as you let us know in advance. We hope to see you here. Contact us at 202-645-0755 (Capitol View Library) to schedule a time to Paws to Read!