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.
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Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Japan-in-a-Suitcase provides hands-on activities as well as items from Japanese elementary schools including traditional clothing and games. This program is presented by the Japan-American Society of Washington D.C, and is recommended for ages 6-12.  
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Family Retro Game Afternoon

Come one, come all - it's retro themed day in the children's room. Join us for a relaxing afternoon as we enjoy a variety of board and card games. Who needs video games when we can enjoy each other's company as we participate the fun to be had? For children ages 6 and up. 
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Summer Reading Finale

Say it isn’t so! It almost the end of summer as well as our summer reading program, which concludes on August 26th.  We will wrap up this wonderful season of reading with games and other fun activities on the front lawn. Don’t forgot to stop by and pick up your summer reading prize if you have not done so already. For children of all ages as well as their parents and/or caregivers
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Read and Learn

Read and Learn.  Play and Learn Create paper dolls of The Racing Presidents at Nationals Park. Learn where to find biographical information in the Children's Room.
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Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
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Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
Photo of Story Time with Washington Nationals

Story Time with Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with a Washington Nationals baseball player. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. Family Program
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Movie Series: Leaving Home: E.T.

Join us for our July movie series: Leaving Home. This week's movie is: E.T.: The Extraterrestrial. This program is recommended for ages 4-12.  
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July Movie Series: Leaving Home: Minions

Join us for our July movie series: Leaving Home. This week's movie is: Minions. This program is recommended for ages 4-12.  

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