In honor of El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros = Children's Day/Book Day, join us for a bilingual presentation of The Three Billy Goats Gruff in English and Spanish.Don't miss this spin on an old classic.
A trickster tale by Janet Stevens in which a hungry Hare turns his bad luck around by striking a clever deal with the rich and lazy bear down the road. Story read by Petworth Children staff and enacted by our Petworth Library puppets!Our puppet program is appropriate for children aged 7 and younger.
Celebrate the magic of Star Wars with these fun family events!!! SW Jeopardy - Take our trivia challenge to see if you’re a Jedi Master.Origami - Create and decorate your very own Yoda.Gaming - Dance like Han Solo and swing a lightsaber in the Kinect Star Wars game on Xbox 360.Because it is also Free Comic Book Day, we will also be distributing free classic comic books donated to us by patrons.In the Teen Space, Second Floor, Room 208.
Join us in celebrating the return of Summer with a myriad of May Day festivities. Gather round for maypole dancing, garland-making, and musical merry-making! All ages welcome. Special May-themed, musical Pajama Story Time to follow at 7PM.
The Children’s Division of Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, in collaboration with volunteers from University of the District of Columbia’s Jumpstart group, will provide an afternoon of Earth Day activities until 4 p.m. in Room 200.Want to make your own ladybug? Sit down with your Jumpstart friends for some springtime crafts!