Family Programs

Film Reel

Monthly Family Film

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!  We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 2 and older. 
Kids dancing

Jumpin' January Active Films

Help us kick off the new year in a healthy fashion; join West End children's staff as we get off on the right foot! We will be watching and moving along with a kid's fitness/activity DVD. This program will be appropriate for families and kids 3+
Stuffed Giraffe with Book

Pajama Storytime

Bring your favorite furry (stuffed) companion and join us for some fun stories! Appropriate for ages 3-5.
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Family Coloring Fun

Start the new year right with colors cheery and bright! Stay after Family Story Time for some Family Coloring Fun! A variety of crayons and coloring pages will be available for young children and their adult companions. The completed artwork can be taken home or placed on display at the library with a family picture and adult consent. 
Picture of Dog Paw Print

Doggie Storytime with PAL

Join us for a doggie-themed story time.  We’ll read some dog-related stories and have books on display for you to check out and take home. 
book cover for The Red Pencil

Children's Author Andrea Pinkney at the DC Public Library

Africa Access, Howard University's Center for African Studies and the DC Public Library present the 2015 Children's Africana Book Award winner Andrea Pinkney, recognized for her novel The Red Pencil
How Rocket Learned to Read

P.A.L. (People Animals Love) Dog Visit

Children ages 4-12 are invited to join us in the Children's Room to read aloud to P.A.L. (People Animals Love) dogs. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Charlie Brown Christmas movieHow the Grinch Stole Christmas moviePrep & Landing movie

Movie Madness

Join us in the Children's Room for three short Christmas movies: A Charlie Brown Christmas, How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Lego Book

LEGO Club

Join us in the Children's Room to design, build, and play with Legos. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
wii controllers

Wii Club

Please join us in the Children's Room to play Wii games.  For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 

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