Kids

Stacks of books

Friends of the Northeast Library Children's Used Book Sale

Come to the Friends of the Library Children's Used Book Sale!  This will be a sale of Children's Books only.  The Friends have received many wonderful donations of children's materials.  They will have their regular sale of materials for all ages on Saturday, May 14.  All proceeds from the sales will go to support library programs.  Programs you may have attended in the last year include: Block Party, Star Wars Party, Dr. Seuss Party, Library Birthday Party.  These programs are made possible by our Friends.  
Truck Farm Picture

D.C.Central Kitchen's Truck Farm

Come learn about good nutrition and how fruits and vegetables are grown with 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 Monday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m. Children and adults are welcome. Please call to make a reservation if your group is five or more by contacting Mrs. Taylor, Mrs. Glover or Ms. McIntyre at 202-645-0755.
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Artemis Fowl

This Twelve millionaire,genius and above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn't know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy of the LEPrecon Unit. But, these aren't just ones told told to us bedtime stories—NO!  they're much more dangerous! Full of unexpected twists and turns.  Join us on this magical adventure.
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Family Feature Movie

On Omri's ninth birthday, he receives a small plastic Indian figure from his best friend, a cupboard from his older brother and a key inherited from his great-grandmother. Unaware that the key is magical he puts the toy Indian in the cupboard. When he awakes the following morning, he discovered that the toys… If you want to find out join us for our monthly movie program.    

I Spy: Patterns and Puzzles

Every Tuesday after school, teens, tweens, and young children test their visual, spatial, mathematical, and logical acumen, using mandalas; logical, geometric, and pictorial puzzles; LEGO and wooden blocks; and more.

Baby and Toddler Storytime

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.
Starting Blocks

STARTING BLOCKS, The Parklands-Turner Summer Reading Kickoff

GET READY, GET SET, GO! Visit the Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library all day long on Tuesday, June 7th for the official Congress Heights Neighborhood kickoff of the DC Public Library's Summer Reading Club for 2016.  Activities are planned all day long for adults, children and teens, which feature the summer reading theme for 2016 "Go for the Gold, Read!". 
"Bat & Rat" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'Bat and Rat'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, April 11 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Bat and Rat by Patrick Jennings is the featured piece.
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Spring Book Sale

Please join us for the Friends of the Southwest Library spring book sale. All proceeds will support events and supplies for the Southwest Library. Questions? Have books to donate? Email friendsofswlibrary@gmail.com
stack of books

Spring Book Sale

Please join us for the Friends of the Southwest Library spring book sale. All proceeds will support events and supplies for the Southwest Library. Questions? Have books to donate? Email friendsofswlibrary@gmail.com

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