Family Programs

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Color Club

Join us for some fun, relaxing coloring! We'll provide an array of coloring sheets, markers, and crayons.  Color your favorite Disney princesses, design your own sneakers, relax with a mandala design, and more.  For all ages. Children younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Family Fun Day Sunday Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us during our Family Fun Day Sunday program!
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Summer Reading Block Party

We’ve come to the end of our summer reading program, so let’s party! A block party, that is. Join us on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2-5 p.m., for fun activities and stories and to claim your summer reading prizes! We’ll be set up outside of the library on 7th Street NE between D Street NE and the alley.  Event line up: Get your face painted with cool designs Choose from options of balloon twisting designs Watch guest master storyteller Arianna Ross perform on the patio area 3-4 p.m. Make hero-themed crafts
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Summer Reading Read-A-Thon!

Come read with us from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., have snacks, and earn time toward your summer reading completion prizes! Remember, when you finish, you earn free food from Chipotle and a book of your choosing! Open to children of all ages!
Stuffed Animal Storytime

Stuffed Animal Storytime

Bring your favorite furry (stuffed) companion and join us for some fun stories! Appropriate for ages 3-5.
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Drop In Water Safety Quiz

Remind yourself about swimming safety for a fun August! Drop by and test your knowledge! Ages 6 and older.
Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. kick-off National Hispanic Heritage Month in the Great Hall with music, dancing, live performances, face-painting and crafts for kids. This event is free and for all ages. Families are welcome! De la 11 a.m. a 4 p.m. venga para celebrar la Mes de la Herencia Hispana. Habrá música, baile, espectáculos en vivo, pintura de la cara, y manualidades para niños. Este evento para la familia es gratis y para todas las edades. ¡Traiga la familia!
Teatro de la Luna

Teatro de la Luna

Come celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a theatrical performance for children by Teatro de la Luna. They will be presenting the bilingual English/Spanish play "Chiquititos." Ages 2-5 and their caregivers.
Teatro de la Luna

Teatro de la Luna

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a theatrical performance for children by Teatro de la Luna. They will be presenting the bilingual English/Spanish play "Chiquititos." Ages 2-5 and their caregivers.
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Movie Madness

Join us for a fun animated comedy about a young man trying to choose between family and love.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call us at 202-724-4691. 

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