Kids

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Make your Own Superhero Cape and Signal

Deck yourself out in superhero gear! Every superhero must be prepared so we will help you make a superhero cape and a superhero signal, just like Batman. This event is part of our Summer Reading program and is recommended for ages 3-6.
Cover of Comic Squad: Recess

Graphic Novel Book Club

Discuss your thoughts after having read Comic Squad: Recess by Various Authors, while enjoying a themed snack. After the discussion, we'll do a craft related to the book. This program is recommended for ages 7-12.
Cover of Return of Zita the Spacegirl

Graphic Novel Book Club

Discuss your thoughts on The Return of Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke while enjoying a themed snack. After the discussion, we'll do a craft related to the book. This program is recommended for ages 7-12.
Friends Open House

Friends Group of the Dorothy I. Height/Benning Library

You are invited to attend an informative meet and greet for the Dorothy I. Height/Benning Neighborhood Library Friends. Learn how you can become an active voice  for your neighborhood library. Light refreshments will be served. Door prizes.    
Cantare

Cantare: Latin American Music

Learn about rhythms, unique instruments and the three cultures that shaped Latin music.Audience members will get to sing, play instruments and dance. 
Free Summer Meals Logo

Free Summer Meals

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
Free Summer Meals Logo

Free Summer Meals

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Saturday: Anacostia Capital View Dorothy I. Height/Benning William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday:
'Zero the Hero' by Holub

Reader's Theatre: Featuring 'Zero the Hero'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, June 8 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Zero the Hero by Joan Holub is the featured piece.
'Boys of Steel'

Reader's Theatre: Featuring 'Boys of Steel'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, June 15 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Boys of Steel: The Creators of Superman by Marc Tyler Nobleman is featured piece.
Wii Gaming

Wednesdays are for Wii

West End Interim Library is doing another round of Wii games! Come by for an hour and show off your skills! This program will be for ages 8-14.

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