Bring your extra Magic: The Gatheringcards for trade and your decks for open play! This is a great way to meet others in the area and build a collection of cards. This event will take place in celebration of International Games Day from 2 p.m.- 5 p.m. in Conference Room 1 at the Shaw Library.
International Games Day is a chance to celebrate games, libraries, and the communities that both help to create and sustain with other library-lovers around the world. On Saturday, November 21, people all over the planet will join together to celebrate the mutually-reinforcing power of play and learning.Shaw Library will have the following games available for all ages:
Apples to Apples
Hoot Owl Hoot
It's Makena's first day of school! She is excited to start school but how will she adjust to this new environment? Makena Goes to School is the first title by Makena Toldson illustrating life
principles for young readers.
The Ward 7 Education Council is co-hosting this event and
distributing the U.S. Department of Education’s parental
checklist that serves as a guide for supporting your child’s education.
Saturday, November 7, 2015—1:00 pm
Deanwood Neighborhood Library
1350 49th Street NE, Washington, DC 20019
Celebrate International Games Day at the Southeast Library with two hours of drop-in fun. We'll provide light refreshments as well as popular and lesser-known board and card games appropriate for all ages, preschoolers through adults -- but feel free to bring your favorite game along, too!
An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.