Make Your Own Superhero with Artist Maryanne Pollock

Participate in a comic book character workshop. Create your own superhero character with a secret and public identity, costume and mission. Draw superheroes with exaggeration, expression and movement. Coordinate the action of the figure with dialog bubbles. Also, learn the origins of superheroes from around the globe and discover how they are similar or different. Ages 6 - 12.

I Wish, I Dream, I Promise: Make a Book to Celebrate You with Sushmita Mazumdar

Listen to Sushmita’s story about how she got her Buddhist Prayer Wheel in a tiny village 10,000 feet above sea level in the mountains of India. Hear how it inspired her to create a book of wishes and learn how to make your own. Ages 8 - 12


Learn about Japan and Japanese culture, from the Japan-American Society of Washington, D.C., through hands-on activities and demonstrations. Hear stories about the daily school life of Japanese children, learn a basic Japanese greeting and counting, and basic geography of Japan. For ages 7-12.

Quiz Show

Come test your skills at Quiz Show, our weekly trivia game where you can win coupons for extra computer time. Ages 8-18.

Art Club

Come express yourself through a different artistic medium each week. Ages 8-18.

Halloween Costume Swap

Bring a costume from Halloweens past, and trade it for a new-to-you costume. We will also be showing It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and serving refreshments.

Halloween Party

After school and before you go trick or treating, stop by the library for some Halloween fun. Library staff will scare your pants off with ghost tales, and we will also have crafts and snacks. Come in costume if you want to participate in our parade!

Mother Goose on the Loose (In English)

Ages birth - 24 months. Program also held at 11 a.m.