The Lemonade War

Book Club: 'The Lemonade War'

Read The Lemonade War and then join us in the Children's Room to discuss. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
story time

Family Story Time

Seasonal stories and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.
Bocce Ball

Game it, Euro Style

Learn about traditional European games from England, France, Romania, and Italy. Kids will learn the history behind these pastimes and play them! Ages 6-12 and caregivers.
Maru Montero dancers

Maru Montero Dancers

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the Maru Montero dancers. Families will enjoy this interactive program with dances from Latin America. This program is for all ages.
Drama by Raina Telgemeier

Kids Book Club: Drama by Raina Telgemeier

Celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week.

Dr. Seuss on the Loose!

Come and celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday and meet "The Cat in the Hat" and Thing 1 and Thing 2. For ages 3-6 Advance registration is recommended.

Winter Movies @ Deanwood

Join us on Tuesdays and chill out with a good movie. For ages 6-12

Winter Wonderland Fun Day!

Join us at the Deanwood Neighborhood Library to discover a place of winter magic. Experience the winter merriment through seasonal stories, festive things to make and crafts good enough to eat. For ages 4-12.
Guess the banned book

Guess the Banned Book

Children 12 and under, enter your guess for the name of the banned book on display on the Children's Room desk, between Sept. 27 and Oct. 3.  Guess the book for each day and improve your chances of winning the prize on Oct. 5.
Arts and crafts material

Crafty Tuesdays

Painting, folding, drawing, weaving and shaping works of art return this Fall, for ages 12 and under.