Story Time

Library-Land Fairy Tale Story Time and Party

All the fairy tale characters escaped from the story books and have gotten lost in the library.  In celebration of the new Sunday hours, join us as we wrangle the characters back into their story books by reading their tales and create crafts.Come dressed as your favorite fairy tale character.Live acoustic guitar player at 2 p.m.

ASL Story Hour

The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy Tafuri Why is the little squirrel is so busy he doesn’t have time for his friends today?   Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will sign the story in ASL at the West End Neighborhood Library. After the story, enjoy craft activities related to the story.ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present.

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Join us for songs, finger plays, rhymes and baby bounces.This story time is for children from birth to age 2 and their caregivers.Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for your group.

Pajama Story Time

All ages story time. Join us in your pajamas!

Preschool Story Time

Story time for ages 3-5 featuring picture books, storytelling, and movement.This is also the open call for class and daycare groups. If your daycare cannot make this story time, please call 202-717-0971 to schedule a different time.  

Preschool Story Time

Story time for ages 3-5 featuring picture books, storytelling and movement.This is also the open call for class and daycare groups.If your daycare cannot make this story time, please call 202-727-0971 to schedule a different time.  

I Love the Library! Preschool Story Time

To celebrate the expansion of the library’s hours, please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a preschool story time about libraries and books. 

Toddler Drop-In Story Time

Stories, songs, and rhymes for children who have begun walking and are up to 36 months old and their caregivers.

Baby Laptime

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces and tickles for non-walkers and their caregivers.Registration is required. Registration is done on a weekly basis and babies can be registered any time in the week leading up to each Wednesday morning session.

Tales for Twos and Threes

We'll have some fun with tales for two- and three-year-olds!StoriesCraftsAction Rhymes

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