Family Programs

Peanut Butter Lovers Month: 'Peanut Butter and Jelly'

Enjoy a PB & J story time and make your own peanut and butter sandwich.

Peanut Butter Lovers Month Activities

Nov. 4: It’s For the BirdsCome in for a story time and make a bird/squirrel feeder with an ice cream cone, peanut butter and seeds.Nov. 14: Peanut Butter and JellyEnjoy a PB&J story time and make your own peanut butter and jelly sandwich.Nov. 27: Pre-Thanksgiving Peanut Butter and Apple PurgeGet the kids out of the house. Be sure to send your in-laws to the library for a peanut butter extravaganza where the kids will make peanut butter cup-dipped apples and the adults can enjoy a Peanut Butter Cup Caramel Latte.

Celebrate Ireland!

Come to Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library to learn about Ireland!In addition to making Irish art, and sharing some books about Ireland, we will also learn some Irish words.

Hanukkah Crafts for Kids

Gear up for Hanukkah at the library. Create your own Dreidel ornament and get some ideas for other fun Hanukkah-themed crafts you can do at home. Children ages 2 and older will enjoy this simple holiday craft. For questions about the program, please contact Elaine Pelton at 202-541-6100.

Thanksgivukkah Story Time

Join us for a "once-in-a-lifetime" Thanksgivukkah Story Time at 11 a.m., then stay after for a toddler-friendly holiday craft. For questions about the program, please contact Elaine Pelton at 202-541-6100.

Tips for the Holiday

Tips to make your holidays more enjoyable when little ones visit; attend story time to help you Sing Talk And Read to your younger visitors.Bring your library card when you come, to carry the fun back home.Other Holiday Tips events planned:Nov. 7, 4 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 10, 2 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 12, 4 p.m.: Table setting ideas, napkin foldingNov. 21, all day: Sing, Talk and Read to your little ones

Tips for the Holiday

To make the holidays more enjoyable, let us give thanks ...and start a gratitude journal.Other Holiday Tips events planned:Nov. 7, 4 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 10, 2 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 12, 4 p.m.: Table setting ideas, napkin foldingNov. 21, all day: Sing, Talk and Read to your little onesNov. 22, 4 p.m.: Table setting ideas, holiday centerpieces

Tips for the Holiday

To make the holidays more enjoyable, let us give thanks ... and start a gratitude journal. All our Holiday Tips events:Nov. 7, 4 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 10, 2 p.m.: Gratitude journalsNov. 12, 4 p.m.: Table setting ideas, napkin foldingNov. 21, all day: Sing, Talk and Read to your little onesNov. 22, 4 p.m.: Table setting ideas, holiday centerpiecesNov. 27, 10:30 a.m.: Sing, Talk and Read story time

Leaders are Readers: Special Guest Author/Reader Eloise Greenfield!

In collaboration with the Anacostia Community Museum, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library is excited to continue our "Community Leaders Are Readers" program!This monthly program invites children ages 4-8 and their families to listen and discuss stories read by community leaders, and participate in crafts.

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