Children

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Healthy Schools Act Storytime

The Healthy Schools Act (HSA) Storytime uses language arts as a method to not only promote literacy, but also to teach nutrition, encourage physical activity, and healthy eating for children ages 3—5.
DC Healthy School Act logo

Healthy Schools Act

The Healthy Schools Act (HSA) Storytime uses language arts as a method to not only promote literacy, but also to teach nutrition, encourage physical activity, and healthy eating for children ages 5—8.    
Visual Artist Karen

3-D Art Workshop for Children

Create handmade book sculptures and other 3-D projects in this hands-on workshop with artist, Karen Brown. For ages 6-12
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FEMA: Ready, Steady, Strong!

Ready Steady Strong is an education program created by FEMA Corps to educate children about disaster preparedness. What do you do in case of a weather disaster? How will you be prepared? Kids can learn how to be superheroes in their own homes!   For ages 8 to 18
Drew Storen

CANCELED: Drew Storen of the Washington Nationals

Due to the power outage at the Nationals Park last night, this event has been postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience.
826DC

Harry Potter Spider-Man vs. The Evil Zombie Ninjas

A creative writing workshop by 826DC on superheroes and villains. Students learn the basics of writing conflict in a supernatural showdown between heroic good guys and villainous bad guys. For ages 8-12. 1-3 p.m.
Chipotle Fundraiser

Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

CAUSE AN EFFECT Make eating a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the DC Public Library. Just go into any Washington, DC Chipotle on Tuesday, July 14, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the adjacent image on your smartphone or tell the cashier you are supporting the cause -- and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to DC Public Library.
‘Oliver the Mighty Pig’ Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring ‘Oliver the Mighty Pig’

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, Aug. 3 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Oliver the Mighty Pig by Jean Van Leeuwen is the featured piece.
paper dolls of the Racing Presidents at Nationals Park

Hero Fun For Everyone

All ages are welcome to this Family Fun program. We will create paper dolls of the Racing Presidents at Nationals Park using toilet paper tubes. Come in and share the fun, make more than one!  Ready? Set. Go! Let's race... Hero fun for everyone! 
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Movie Night: 'Hook'

When his young children are abducted by his old nemesis, Captain Hook (Dustin Hoffman), middle-aged lawyer Peter Banning (Robin Williams) returns to his magical origins as Peter Pan. Peter returns to Tinkerbell (Julia Roberts), the Lost Boys, and their new leader, Rufio, in Neverland to do battle with his oldest enemy one more time. Rated PG.

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