Story Time


French Preschool Story Time

Come join us a for a bilingual story time in French and English! Recommended for ages 2-5.
Cat in the Hat book coverHorton Hears a Who book coverIf I Ran the Circus book cover

Seuss Stories!

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday week -- he'd be 111 years old this year! -- with a readaloud of some of his classic books and a take-home craft. The fun takes place in the children's area of the main reading room. Ages 3 and older.

Purim Party

Join us for a Purim Party! Please dress up as a hero or a villain as we read stories of princesses (and princes!) who rescue themselves and their communities. We will also decorate our own paper crowns. This program is recommended for children ages 3 and older.
police dog

K9 Story Time at the District 2 Police Station

Join Chevy Chase Librarians at the District 2 police station (3320 Idaho Ave. NW) for books and songs about police dogs (K9s) introduction to a K9 dog McGruff the Crime Dog check out of library books And stay for the pet adoption fair at 12 p.m.!  This event is for all ages.
Book We all Went on Safari

Preschool Story Time

Stories in February will have a black history theme and include interactive activities. For ages 3-5. 
Black history month

Black History Month Celebration

Celebrate Black History Month with us with stories and crafts! We will learn about and celebrate some of the amazing African Americans who have shaped United States history.  
Spanish Story Time

Hora de Cuentos//Spanish Story Time

Join us for books, songs, and rhymes in Spanish!  Cuentos, canciones, rimas y más para niños de 2-5 años. ¡Les esperamos! Ages 2-5.
Stuffed Giraffe with Book

Stuffed Animal Storytime

Bring your favorite furry (stuffed) companion and join us for some fun stories!  

Stuffed Animal Storytime

Bring your favorite furry (stuffed) companion and join us for some fun stories!
story time with mother hen

Toddler Time

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes for children, ages 2 - 4, and their caregivers. Story time is limited to 60 participants. Pick up your tickets in the Children's Room. The program repeats at 11 a.m.