Enter the land of pixie dust and spread your sparkle at our fairy party in the Children's Department on the second floor. Come dressed in your favorite fairy finery to hear magical stories, design your own set of wings to wear, create a fairy house and more. For ages 5 years and older. For more information, contact the Children's Department at 202-727-1248.
Nov. 4: It’s For the BirdsCome in for a story time and make a bird/squirrel feeder with an ice cream cone, peanut butter and seeds.Nov. 14: Peanut Butter and JellyEnjoy a PB&J story time and make your own peanut butter and jelly sandwich.Nov. 27: Pre-Thanksgiving Peanut Butter and Apple PurgeGet the kids out of the house. Be sure to send your in-laws to the library for a peanut butter extravaganza where the kids will make peanut butter cup-dipped apples and the adults can enjoy a Peanut Butter Cup Caramel Latte.
Join us for a "once-in-a-lifetime" Thanksgivukkah Story Time at 11 a.m., then stay after for a toddler-friendly holiday craft. For questions about the program, please contact Elaine Pelton at 202-541-6100.
In collaboration with the Anacostia Community Museum, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library is excited to continue our "Community Leaders Are Readers" program!This monthly program invites children ages 4-8 and their families to listen and discuss stories read by community leaders, and participate in crafts.
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month, we will have a special story time celebrating African and African-American history and culture.Stories, songs, and a craft for ages 5-9.
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month, we will have a special preschool story time celebrating African and African-American history and culture.Stories, songs, and a craft for ages 3-5.