Back-to-School Open House

Join us for Back-to-School Open House at the library! We'll have crafts, information on Homework Help, library resources and programs. Educators, parents, caregivers and students are welcome to stop by and learn how the Woodridge Library can help you make this school year a great one!All ages.

The Hobbit 75th Anniversary Celebration

Far over the misty mountains, in the Children's division of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, please join us for crafts and activities in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Tolkien's fantasy classic, The Hobbit.  All ages are welcome.   

End of Summer Reading Party

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with fun activities, games, stories and prizes. As a special treat, all the children who read 100 hours this summer will get to hit Miss Patty with whipped cream pies. You don't want to miss that! All ages are welcome.

Mt. Pleasant Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join Mayor Vincent Gray, D.C. Council Member Jim Graham and library officials at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the renovated Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library. Check out the fabulous new spaces for adults, teens and children. Master Story Teller Baba-C will entertain children and adults immediately following the ceremony.All ages.

Bilingual Family Concert with José Luis Orozco

Sing, dance, clap and laugh while learning basic Spanish language and literacy skills in this interactive musical experience with bilingual educator and children's author, José Luis Orozco.

Back to School Open House

Celebrate Back to School at the library!We'll have crafts, a music workshop for teens, and plenty of information on library resources and programs.Whether you're an educator, a parent, or a student please stop by for information on how Northwest One Library can help you excel this school year.All ages.

Latino heritage folktale and craft

In honor of National Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month, come listen to a folktale Medio Pollito, or Half Chick, from the book Señor Cat's Romance and Other Favorite Stories from Latin America. Then join us for a craft.Best for ages 6-9.

Pirate Party

Create your own buried treasure map, and a learn a swashbuckling sea chantey to celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day!Best for ages 7 to 12.

Back to School Party

Back to school party for kids and teens. Please bring your summer reading logs, and we will award your prizes to you!

Cirque du Soleil's Totem Promo Team

Enjoy a fun afternoon of face painting and a juggling workshop in the Great Hall. Stop by to get a Totem mask and enter a drawing for a chance to win free tickets to see Totem. Fun for all ages.