Summer Reading

Harry Potter Party

Come to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library for a party to celebrate the birthday of Harry Potter, one of the greatest literary characters ever! Test your HP knowledge in Teen Space and win Prizes.Play Wizard Chess in the Children’s Room and  enjoy tasty snacks. 

Summer Book Party

We're Having A Party & You're Invited!Come into the cool comfort of a library lounge designed just for you as we celebrate a summer of reading with an evening of fun. Enjoy music, light refreshments, and social chess.  Meet like-minded souls who love reading and learning new things about art and technology.  

Uno, Dos, Andres!

Children will enjoy a lively, participatory time of music, movement stories and fun.Space is limited.Please call 202-541-6226 call to register your group.Best Ages preschool - 5 years

Woodridge Anime Club

Visit the Woodridge Library this Summer through September and interact with like-minded otaku in the following activities: 

Forensic Mystery Workshop

Calling all CSI enthusiasts!!! Join educators from the National Museum of Health and Medicine for an exciting afternoon in forensic investigation.

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

Paper Rollercoasters

Teens will create paper roller coasters using paper, tape, and marbles.

End of the Summer Maker Party

Make awesome things! Get your DIY on! Explore cool STEAM innovations!

Sci-fi Movie Night

On a spectacular future Earth that has evolved beyond recognition, one man's confrontation with the past will lead him on a journey of redemption and discovery as he battles to save mankind. PG-13. 126min.

Teen Henna Workshop

Learn the art of henna body art application! Henna is thought to bring joy, togetherness and natural beauty — the perfect way to kick off your summer. Earn your Get Crafty badge for Summer Reading by participating in this program!Every Tuesday from 2 - 4 p.m. in our Teen Space.