Story Time

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Baby/Toddler Lap Time

Baby/toddler lap times are story times for babies ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Come enjoy books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bounces, and more! Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Book worm

Preschool Story Time

Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Book worm

Preschool Story Time

Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Book worm

Preschool Story Time

Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first come, first served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Hora de Cuentos

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.
Kwanzaa Fun

Kwanzaa Family Story and Craft Time

Join us for a special Story and Craft Time on Kujichagulia (self-determination)--the second day of Kwanzaa. Harambee!  (Let's all pull together!)
children around the globe

Multilingual PJ Story Time

Every Thursday evening, put on your pajamas, bring a stuffed animal, and join us for a family story time in multiple languages. We will wind down the day with stories, songs, and rhymes from around the world. This program is for all ages.
We March by Shane Evans

Black History Month Family Story Times

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is proud to present special family story times every Thursday at 6 p.m. in February as part of our celebration of Black History Month.

Baby/Toddler Lap Time

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces and tickles every Monday for children ages 0-2 and their caregivers.

Preschool Story Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3-5. If you are interested in scheduling a class visit for a separate story time, please call the library at 202-698-1959.

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