Family Programs

Sciencebob

Mini Maker

From July 6 - Aug. 14, 2015, Parklands-Turner will be doing fun and exciting experiments and projects, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Children and Teens ages 8 to 16 are invited to come and join us as we create, experiment, and design. 
These are the Avengers

Story Club

What would your superhero name be?  What superpower would you have? What would your origin story be? Who would be your nemesis? Come write & share your very own Superhero Story! For ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Water balloon pelting of 2014

End of Summer Reading Party

Join us for the End Summer Reading Party.  We will have games, crafts, ice cream, snacks and water balloons.  And if you are in the League of Extraordinary Readers and you have read more than either Ms. Liz, Ms. Stacy, Mrs. Jess or Ms. Ruth, it is finally time for you to pelt us with water balloons!
Pacific Rhythm

Pacific Rhythm

Pacific Rhythm is a Polynesian dance troupe made up of a family of six. They feature traditional dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji, Cook Islands, and Samoa with authentic costumes from each island. They bring the culture of the Pacific Islands, the music, and the dancing to you. People of all ages will be up on their feet as they teach Polynesian dances.
open mic drama

Drama - Open Mic

So, you think you act? Bring on the drama! Participants perform their favorite monologue or scene from their favorite read. Solo and teams are welcome to participate. Please register at woodridgelibrary at dc.gov or visit the branch to sign up.
clothing swap

Children's Clothing Swap

Get into spring cleaning! Swap out your children's old clothes and get free, new-to-you clothes!Who: Adults may bring children's clothing for ages newborn to 12. You many donate or swap (or both)Where: Southwest Neighborhood Library's Basement.Bring: At least two items of clean, gently used clothing or accessories. (Please bring no more than 15 items.)Get: Free, new-to-you clothing in exchange!
Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin and her jazz trio will introduce young audiences to the fun of live jazz performance. Kids will catch the melody, move with the rhythm, tap their feet and snap their fingers. For ages 5-10.
Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin and her Jazz Trio will introduce young audiences to the  fun of live jazz performance. Kids will catch the melody, move with the rhythm, tap their feet and snap their fingers. For ages 5-10.
Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin and her Jazz Trio will introduce young audiences to the  fun of live jazz performance. Kids will catch the melody, move with the rhythm, tap their feet and snap their fingers. For ages 5-10.
Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Christiana Drapkin, Jazz Vocalist

Jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin and her Jazz Trio will introduce young audiences to the  fun of live jazz performance. Kids will catch the melody, move with the rhythm, tap their feet and snap their fingers. For ages 5-10.

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