Kids

Make Your Own Read-In Bookmark!

Make your own bookmark in celebration of the annual DC Read-In! We'll provide the bookmarks and items to decorate them -- you provide the inspiration!All ages.

Go Fly A Kite!

Enjoy the movie "Curious George Flies a Kite," listen to stories about the wind and kites and create a tissue paper kite.For ages 3-6. Advance registration is recommended. Space limited to 50 participants.

Spring Egg Hunt

Celebrate Spring with crafts and an egg hunt.For ages 3-10.

Environmental Film Festival

 The 20th Annual Environmental Film Festival comes to DC Public Library. The Forest and His Friends, a selection of children's films, including:"Fletcher and the Springtime Blossom" (USA, 2011, 8 min.)"I Wish I Went to Ecuador" (United Kingdom, 2011, 6 min.)"Amazonia" (USA, 2010, 5 min.)

Kristi Yamaguchi Celebrates DC Read-In

Come meet Olympic Gold Medalist and winner of Dancing with the Stars, Kristi Yamaguchi. She will read from her latest children's book, "It's a Big World, Little Pig!" Poppy, the adorable, persistent, dreaming-big pig, has a new adventure in store for her: the World Games ice-skating championship in Paris! Poppy is nervous about meeting so many new people, in a new place.

Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine's Day! Celebrate the holiday with stories, and make your own Valentines.

Make and Take Crafts!

Fun and simple crafts for children ages 12 and under.

Mittens! Story Time and Craft

Join us for stories and rhymes about mittens. We will make a mitten craft.All ages are welcome.Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to register.

Black History Month: Inspirational Biographies

Make your own visual art or creative writing inspired by the story of a famous African-American.Ages 7 and up.Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to register.

Potty Training Story Time

Listen to encouraging stories about using the potty, and meet other children who are learning to use the potty.

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