Kids

Frozen Sing-Along Edition DVD

Movie Madness Presents: Olaf's Summer Extravaganza

Join us for a sing-along! Celebrate our favorite snowman Olaf & his favorite season with a special snack and crafts.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. And while you're here, check out some of our FROZEN books: Frozen: The Junior Novelization
Billy Goats Gruff

'The Three Billy Goats Gruff' Bilingual Play and Story Time

Enjoy a bilingual English/Spanish story time and play put on by DC Public Library staff in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will be reading stories and acting out a bilingual version of The Three Billy Goats Gruff. For ages birth-5 and their caregivers.
Girls in Tutus

My Sisters And Me

The purpose of this program is to get a good amount of young girls of different races, sizes and ages together to learn about different family structures and about one another. You DON'T need a sister to attend this program. We're creating a sisterhood within the community!    Together with our Mayor's Summer Youth Employee, Janine, we'll create a puzzle piece mural and make our own tutus.   This program is intended for customers ages 6 to 13. The program will take place in the Children's Room on the Second Floor.
Japan in a Suitcase logo

Japan in a Suitcase

Japan-in-a-Suitcase packs Japanese traditional toys, clothing, school items and crafts in a suitcase and brings it to the library to give children a taste of Japan. This interactive program promotes understanding of Japan and Japanese culture to school age children through hands-on activities, games and demonstrations.  Ages 5-12 Please call the children's desk at 202-727-0971 for groups of 8 or more.   
All About Japan

Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Come learn about Japanese culture and language! Japan-in-a-Suitcase brings traditional toys, clothing, school items, and crafts to encourage a deeper understanding and awareness of Japan and Japanese culture. Presented by the Japan America Society of Washington, D.C.  For children ages 5 and older. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
happy vegetables

Let's Eat!

Kaiser Permanente Educational Theater presents "Let's Eat!"  Through the use of puppets, music, and imaginative play, children will learn why it's important to try new foods. For children 3- to 5-years old. Must be accompanied by an adult.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
book about Malaysia

Malaysian Games

Come learn and play some fun Malaysian games! For ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Please call 202-724-4691. 
Elephant & Piggie: I Am Invited to a Party

Elephant & Piggie Party

Join us for a party to celebrate some of our favorite friends, Elephant & Piggie! We'll have story time, a game, snacks, and crafts.  Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Weekend LEGO Club

Come create, build, and play using LEGO bricks. Check out our awesome LEGO book collection for ideas! For ages 6-12. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
picture of truck farm with kids DC Central Kitchen logo

Truck Farm

The Truck Farm is a traveling, edible exhibit that allows D.C.’s urban youth to really “dig in” to the source of the food that fuels their growing bodies and minds. In partnership with the  United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) People’s Garden, DC Central Kitchen’s Truck Farm visits youth agencies and schools to deliver interactive and educational lessons about the benefits of nutritious produce. Join us to learn about yummy plants and see how they can be used.  Each session will include a tasting! Open to children ages 6-18.  

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