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Book Cover Angry Birds

Live Action Angry Birds

Warm up for a summer of reading, romping and revenge on evil pigs! We'll be kicking off Summer Reading 2016 at Shepherd Park with a live action version of the hit game, Angry Birds.  Make your own angry birds, build an evil pig tower, and catapult your way to destruction. Serious fun for the whole family.  
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Summer Reading Kick-Off

The Summer Reading Program will run from June 1 to August 26 with the theme Go for the Gold--Read!  Join our kick off with a story from the Bush Olympics, craft and of course, sign up for summer reading! All ages welcomed!  
Go for the Gold

Summer Reading Kickoff: Go for the Gold!

Calling all champions: Go for the Gold and come help us celebrate the launch of Summer Reading! We will be making Olympic-themed crafts, such as mini-torches and medals. 

Free Bike Repair Clinics

 Info here about 2016 bike clinics to come
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Summer Reading Kick-Off at Takoma Park (DC) Library

Monday, June 6 at 7:00 p.m.  Join us as we kick-off Summer Reading 2016 at Takoma Park (DC) Library with a musical performance featuring guest artist, Sean Gaskell, playing traditional songs on the Kora, a 21-string harp used in West Africa.  All Ages.  Check out our webpage for exciting programs all summer long, http://dclibrary.org/takoma.
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Fun Friday

Every Friday during the summer is a surprise at Rosedale! Come and find out what's in store, including special performers, games with prizes, and other fun events! 
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Movie Morning

Relax a little during the summer! Children can relax and enjoy a special film showing at Rosedale each Saturday. 
Toddler Art and Stories

Smart with Art and Stories Tuesday

Spend the summer showing off and creating some art! On Tuesdays throughout the summer children can visit Rosedale and enjoy a short story time and then an hour of arts and crafts. 

Engineering Wednesday

Did you ever want to build a mini-catapult or a paper airplane? On Wednesdays during the summer children can spend an hour designing and creating a special engineering project. 
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Game Day Monday

Feeling a little competitive spirit? On Mondays throughout the summer children can enjoy a friendly game at Rosedale, whether it’s indoors with a scavenger hunt or outside with a three-legged race. 

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