Story Time


Teddy Bear Picnic

It's picnic time for teddy bears, and their friends! Bring a blanket to sit on, and your teddy bear or other stuffed animal friend. We will sit on the front lawn to enjoy stories, songs, and poems about teddy bears. This program is for children from birth to age 4.
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

 Do you love dressing up? Join us for a reading of Morris Mickelwhite and the Tangerine Dress by Christine Baldacchnio, then stay and design your dream dress.
When Marian Sang

'When Marian Sang'

Come hear the story When Marian Sang by Pam Muñoz Ryan and illustrated by Brian Selznick.
Amelia and Eleanor Go For a Ride

'Amelia and Eleanor Go For a Ride'

Come hear the story Amelia and Eleanor Go For a Ride, written by Pam Muñoz Ryan and illustrated by Brian Selznick.
Book Fiesta

Día de los Niños Pajama Story Time

Celebrate el día de los niños during tonight's Pajama Storytime. Children of all ages and their families are welcome to join us for this special storytime to celebrate children, books, learning and literacy and take home a free book!

Library Lovers Like to Bike during National Bike Month!

Find out just how many library lovers really like to bike as we celebrate National Bike Month in May 2015! A special bike-to-story time program is planned in Northeast DC and in Northwest DC, at the beginning and ending of the month. Join us on: Saturday, May 2, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Bicyclists of all ages will meet at Southeast Neighborhood Library by 10 a.m. for a ride to Northeast Neighborhood Library, where we will join other Ward 6 families and enjoy an outdoor celebration with stories, crafts and snacks!
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Dia Family Story Time and Craft

We’ll be having a special Family Story Time celebrating Dia!, AKA Children’s Day, AKA Day of the Book. Listen to stories celebrating our differences and our love of reading, sing some songs. Afterwards, create a "mini-you" reading your favorite book. For all ages.
Pinata for Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo

We're celebrating Cinco de Mayo and the culmination of our Dia de Los Ninos festivities with an afternoon of bilingual stories and crafts.​ Break goodies out of our library-made piñata, listen to fun music, and make luchador masks to take home! 

Cinco de Mayo Story Time

Enjoy a few stories and songs in celebration of Latino culture! Afterward, there will be a special showing of a few episodes from the cartoon Maya & Miguel

Mo Willems Saturday

Join us in a special story time about the Pigeon, Knufflebunny, and other popular characters created by Mo Willems. Afterward, there will be coloring pages and crafts!