Story Time

Billy Goats Gruff

Billy Goats Gruff Bilingual Play and Storytime

Enjoy a bilingual English/Spanish storytime and play put on by DC Public Library librarians in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will be reading stories and acting out a bilingual version of the Billy Goats Gruff. For ages birth-5 and their caregivers.
Billy Goats Gruff

Billy Goats Gruff Bilingual Play and Storytime

Enjoy a bilingual English/Spanish story time and play put on by DC Public Library librarians in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will be reading stories and acting out a bilingual version of the Billy Goats Gruff. For ages birth-5 and their caregivers.
Billy Goats Gruff

'The Three Billy Goats Gruff' Bilingual Play and Story Time

Enjoy a bilingual English/Spanish story time and play put on by DC Public Library staff in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. We will be reading stories and acting out a bilingual version of The Three Billy Goats Gruff. For ages birth-5 and their caregivers.
Picture of a Dog Reading a Book

Doggie Storytime with PAL

Join us for a doggie themed story time.  We’ll read some dog related stories and have a simple craft on hand that you can also take home to complete. Best of all, come and meet Candy our PAL (People. Animals. Love) companion! She would love to have her new friends read her a story. Family and Friends are invited to join in the fun!  
Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Come read and sing with us! This story time helps children learn and practice early literacy skills in a fun, playful setting. Story time attendees are encouraged to engage with the librarian all while reading stories, singing songs, and learning new rhymes. Ages birth-5 years old.
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Storytime at Petworth Community Market

Join us for songs, finger plays, movement, stories and rhymes. This program is for children of all ages. We will meet at the Petworth Community Market located near Upshur Street NW and 9th Street NW, about a block from the Petworth Library.
Petworth Community Market Logo

Storytime at Petworth Community Market

Join us for songs, finger plays, movement, stories and rhymes. This program is for children of all ages. We will meet at the Petworth Community Market located near Upshur Street NW and 9th Street NW, about a block from the Petworth Library.
Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Join us for a fun story time with adorable DOGS!   We kick off this story time with a book, some songs and then it is your turn. Bring your own book, make up a story, or grab a book here in the library to read to a lovable doggie! Many thanks to the volunteers with People Animals Love (PAL) for bringing in their pets.
fruits and vegetables

Healthy Schools Story Time

Join us in the Children's Room for a special story time celebrating healthy habits for kids, presented by the D.C. Healthy Schools Act.   The Healthy Schools Act Story time uses language arts as a method to promote literacy, teach nutrition, and encourage physical activity for children ages 5 and older. Children younger than 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Join us every Thursday evening for engaging stories, songs, rhymes and movement to support early literacy and "bedtime awareness."  An educational program for children of all ages and their families or caregivers. We meet in Meeting Room 1. Children are encouraged to wear comfy pajamas, bring their favorite bedtime buddy and a grown-up partner to partake in the fun. (Note: PJs and plush buddies are optional)  

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