The Palisades Library will celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Library Director Richard Reyes-Gavilan will lead a keynote address beginning at 1:30 p.m.
A special day of events is planned including technology workshops, local bands, and a puppet show! See a 3-D printer in action and meet local community groups!
The day's events have been generously supported by the Friends of Palisades Library.
Join on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 for Book-it-to-Health!
At past sessions, participants have enjoyed healthy snacks for children, pumpkin chili, ratatouille, bean and collard soup, kale salad, sweet potato salad, herb salad, chicken creole gumbo soup, and other healthy dishes. Participants learned how to read labels for nutritional content, compared alternatives to high fat and cooking with no or little salt, the impact of sugar and additives on health and discussed many other health concerns and issues related to diet.
Sports, dancing, or a little MarioKart?
Bring your friends and your A-game for a night of Wii gaming, pizza and snacks. Or bring your homework if you need some help from your friends or your favorite librarian.
Thursday nights upstairs in the Folio bookstore.
All teens, tweens and kids 8 and older are welcome from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Join us for a seasonal family craft in the Georgetown Children's Room. In February, we will do a craft centered around Black History Month. This program is appropriate for families with children 3 and up.
Does your child want to learn about Martin Luther King, Jr.? Rosa Parks? The Honorable Thurgood Marshall? Jackie Robinson? Children will be invited to re-enact famous scenes from African-American History and will learn about these individuals and much more! Families are welcome to attend.