Summer Reading

Last Day of Summer Reading!

Today is the official last day of Summer Reading.  If you haven't turned in your reading log, please bring it in and get your prizes!  We'll be drawing winners for our Children's Summer Reading raffles at the End of Summer Reading Party on September 3rd. 

Summer Reading Finale!

As August draws to a close, we want to end our summer programming with a Fizz...Boom...BANG during our Summer Reading Finale!Do you enjoy dancing, especially in the company of your friends? Come on, Spark a Reaction, Turn Up and Move!

Summer Reading Superheroes Party

It's a bird. It's a plane. It’s a… party of epic proportions! Join us for crafts, movies, and snacks to celebrate your awesome Summer Reading achievements! Come dressed as your favorite real or imaginary superhero. Be Ironman, your Mom, Harry Potter girl... whoever!All ages are welcome. For more information, call 202-698-0183.

Teen Book Review Writing Workshop

The top 4 winners of the teen book review contest will win an iPad mini! Must be 13-19 to enter and all reviews are due on August 15.

Climate Change, the Science and Implications

Come hear about the science and implications of climate change from Benjamin Cash, a research scientist at the Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies.

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 6-12

Family S.T.E.A.M. Story Time

Adults with children ages 8 and younger come together at Rosedale Library on Saturday, August 9th to enjoy special Science/Technology/Engineering/Art/Math theme Family Story Time with 

Big City Composting with Veteran Compost

DC has more and more options for composting your kitchen scraps as a way to produce less trash and create rich mulch for your garden and house plants. Join us for a presentation by Veteran Compost about the ins and outs of managing an urban compost system and ideas for maintaining a home system.