Family Programs

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Mini Maker

Join the library staff as we encourage you to create, experiment, and design.  On selected days between July 6 and Aug. 14, The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library will host fun and exciting experiments and projects. Children and teens ages 8 to 16 should arrive in the children's room 3:30-5:30 p.m to participate. Call ahead for more information: 202-645-4532
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 younger than 9 must be accompanied by an adult.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
paper dolls of the Racing Presidents at Nationals Park

Hero Fun For Everyone

All ages are welcome to this Family Fun program. We will create paper dolls of the Racing Presidents at Nationals Park using toilet paper tubes. Come in and share the fun, make more than one!  Ready? Set. Go! Let's race... Hero fun for everyone! 
Creative Movement Photo

Creative Movement Class

Come try a creative movement class! We’ll do some stretching and exercises, explore some age-appropriate dance basics, and learn to express music and feelings through movement. Space is limited, so register now by emailing lamondriggslibrary@dc.gov with subject: Creative Movement Registration. Children must be at least 4 years old to participate. Ages 4-6.
teddy bear picnic

Teddy Bear Picnic

Come join us for a teddy bear picnic! We'll have an indoor picnic with snacks, a teddy bear-themed storytime, and activities. Bring your teddy bears or other favorite stuffed animals!
Baba-C: Storyteller!

Baba-C,Storyteller!

Against a colorful backdrop of African clothing, artifacts and instruments, enjoy the engaging stories from Baba-C, master storyteller. For ages 5-10.  
Baba-C: Storyteller!

Baba-C, Storyteller!

Against a colorful backdrop of African clothing, artifacts and instruments, enjoy the engaging stories from Baba-C, master storyteller. For ages 5-10.
Baba-C, Storyteller!

Baba-C, Storyteller!

Against a colorful backdrop of African clothing, artifacts and instruments, enjoy the engaging stories from Baba-C, master storyteller. For ages 5-10.
Baba-C, Storyteller!

Baba-C, Storyteller!

Against a colorful backdrop of African clothing, artifacts and instruments, enjoy the engaging stories from Baba-C, master storyteller. For ages 5-10.
Under the Sea with Andrew Wilson

Under the Sea with Andrew Wilson

Discover our Chesapeake Bay and see what lives below  the waves in this exciting LIVE! animal presentation.  Meet a blue crab, horseshoe crab, oyster, sea horse and toadfish along with other bay inhabitants. Learn about our local estuary and how it has changed over the centuries. For ages 4-12.

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