Family Programs

50th Anniversary Balloons

Countdown to the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Palisades Library on November 15!

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.
Every Hero has a StoryWashington Humane SocietyDCPL Summer Reading

Washington Humane Society Adoption Van Visit

This summer, be a hero by giving a new home to an animal in need! It's proven that pet ownership is great for our emotional and physical health, so adopting a new pet will be heroic both for yourself and for others. 
Every Hero has a StoryWashington Humane SocietyDCPL Summer Reading

Washington Humane Society Adoption Van Visit

This summer, be a hero by giving a new home to an animal in need! It's proven that pet ownership is great for our emotional and physical health, so adopting a new pet will be heroic both for yourself and for others. 
Every Hero has a StoryWashington Humane SocietyDCPL Summer Reading

Washington Humane Society Adoption Van Visit

This summer, be a hero by giving a new home to an animal in need! It's proven that pet ownership is great for our emotional and physical health, so adopting a new pet will be heroic both for yourself and for others. 
Every Hero has a StoryWashington Humane SocietyDCPL Summer Reading

Washington Humane Society Adoption Van Visit

This summer, be a hero by giving a new home to an animal in need! It's proven that pet ownership is great for our emotional and physical health, so adopting a new pet will be heroic both for yourself and for others. 
Every Hero has a StoryWashington Humane SocietyDCPL Summer Reading

Washington Humane Society Adoption Van Visit

This summer, be a hero by giving a new home to an animal in need! It's proven that pet ownership is great for our emotional and physical health, so adopting a new pet will be heroic both for yourself and for others. 

Family Story Time

Looking for a fun, family-oriented  storytime? Look no further! Children and their families are encouraged to join us for a lively story in the library. Every Monday at 5pm, come prepared to listen to a story and have fun!   All ages welcome
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Circus Celebration!

On this day in 1884, The Ringling Brothers' Circus opened its flaps for business and since that day circus acts have become a standard form of entertainment for children and adults alike. Popcorn, animals, clowns - what's not to love? (OK, maybe not the clowns.) Join us for a fun afternoon as we read our favorite circus related stories. Stay for our circus-themed craft; it's an event you'll not want to miss. For ages 6 and older.
Wizard of Oz

We're Off to See the Wizard!

Perhaps you’ve seen the movie? Well L. Frank Baum, as you undoubtedly know, is the author of
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Youth Chess Club

Children get to learn how to play from an experienced instructor and participate in friendly games against each other. The instructor will be at Rosedale from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

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