Story Time

Nika Solce and her Slovenian puppets

About the Fox and Other Forest Animals

Takoma Park Library is glad to host Nika Solce and her Slovenian puppets for "About the Fox and Other Forest Animals" as part of the Kids Euro Festival.   Appropriate for ages 2 and older.

Baby Lap Time

An early literacy program that combines doing fingerplays, sharing stories, songs, dances, rhythm activities and baby bounces.  For ages birth to 2. Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Story time takes place on the Lower Level.
Story Time writing

Preschool Story Time

Introduce your child to a love of reading and the library, at our weekly Wednesday story times. 

Preschool Storytime

Storytime for ages 3-5.
Halloween Is Cover

Family Fun Time: Halloween Party!

Join us in the Children's Room and celebrate Halloween! Bring the whole family for crafts, games, stories, and more! Be sure to dress in costume for library trick-or-treating. If you have any questions, please contact the Children's Department at 202-7271248.  

Family Story Book

Celebrate Storytelling and Family History Month with us as we tell and read stories and then make pop-up books with add-on flaps that will enliven your Thanksgiving, winter holiday, and other family gatherings!

Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead

Get ready for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by making colorful paper flowers and butterflies to decorate your ofrenda (altar) and sugar skulls.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Scary Stories in the Dark

Grab your flashlights and gather round the library "campfire" for ghost stories in the dark. Best for fans of scary stories, ages 8-14. (Upstairs meeting room) 

French Preschool Story Time

Come join us a for a bilingual story time in French and English! Recommended for ages 2-5.

Special Sunday Stories : Dress Up Storytime

Come celebrate Halloween a little early with songs, books and a craft. Materials will be chosen for ages 3 and up, but all ages are welcome to attend. Don't forget to wear your favorite costume!