Children

Blue Sky Puppet Theatre "If Pigs Could Fly"

Travel with friends Chester, Buster and Suzy Pig as they go to the Library to participate in Summer Reading, “One World, Many Stories.” After talking to the children’s librarian, Mrs. Picklebottom, about their fantasy of flying to foreign countries to hear native stories, she suggests a staycation instead and recommends they read about the countries they want to visit. Ages 3 - 8.

Travel the World with a Librarian - Australia & Antarctica

Travel to Australian and Antarctica through stories and activities. Ages birth - 5.

Travel the World with a Librarian - South America

Travel to South America through stories and activities. Ages birth - 5.

Create Your Own Superhero with Artist Maryanne Pollock

Participate in a comic book character workshop. Create your own superhero character with a secret and public identity, costume and mission. Draw superheroes with exaggeration, expression and movement. Coordinate the action of the figure with dialog bubbles. Also, learn the origins of superheroes from around the globe and discover how they are similar or different. Ages 6 - 12.

Animal Rhymes with Sushmita Mazumdar

Have you ever seen a Yak or a Tiger? Sushmita has during her travels to India and created fun animal storybooks of rhymes to share. Learn how to make an animal storybook of your own. Ages 5 - 12.

Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Learn about Japan and Japanese culture, from the Japan-American Society of Washington, D.C., through hands-on activities and demonstrations. Hear stories about the daily school life of Japanese children, learn a basic Japanese greeting and counting, and basic geography of Japan. For ages 7-12.

Splash the Water Dude

Board a musical voyage with an award-winning performer (Ray Owen) who will navigate you through a waterway of songs and activities. Ages 3 and up.

Make a Splash Movies

Watch Shark Tale (PG)

Make a Splash Movies

Watch Pirates of the Caribbean (PG-13).

Make a Splash Movie

Watch March of the Penguins (G).

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