Summer Reading

Spark a Reaction

Teens! Do you need something exciting to do during the summer?Join in on the fun; participate in Teen Summer Reading Program.  Where teens your age can Spark a Reaction across the whole DC area.

Reading Power Hour

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays4 - 5 p.m. Starting Monday, June 23

Button Making Craft

Teens will create original pins from magazines and old books using our button press.

S.T.E.A.M. Summer Fun

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics? How about adding some Art? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Ages 6-12Please call 202-698-0183 if you have any questions.

Monthly Poetry Reading Series - First Thursday at 7 p.m.

Local Poets meet at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to read from their works.

Summer Reading Program Kick Off

Join Capital View Library to kick off summer!An afternoon of fun activities for all ages.Summer Reading kick off festivities begin at 4 to 6 p.m.Sign up for Summer Reading while you're here.Food. Face Painting. Fun. Freebies.

Make a Badge Workshop

Stop by the Teen Space to try your hand at the button maker machine! Already earned some badges for Teen Summer Reading online? Make real pins to show off what you've done.

Words Liive: Reveal Your Unexamined Genius

Petworth Library presents Words Liive, a program that uses hip-hop music to help teens understand the typical structures used by fiction writers. Students will annotate [add critical or explanatory notes] to song lyrics and then apply those structures to classic literature.

Towers & Bridges

Teens will create the tallest, strongest towers and the sturdiest bridges. Earn the STEM Badge at this event. Spark a Reaction this summer to win prizes!