Children

Full STEAM Ahead!

Fun, inquiry-based, hands-on experiments and literacy activities to spark your child's natural interest in science, technology, engineering, arts and math.  Best for children ages 5-12 years old.     

Pre K Story Time

Fizz, Boom Read!  Full S.T.E.A.M. ahead with story time for our younger readers. This summer read aloud program is designed for children birth to age five and their parent or caregiver.  The emphasis will be on stories with a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Design and Math, theme.   Craft, activity or experiment to follow stories.  It is never too early to foster a love of reading and the sciences in your child.

Natural Gas Safety & Solar Power

Many of us use natural gas at home every day, but how does it work?

Fizz, Boom Wednesdays!

Participate in a science experiment, activity, or craft on alternating Wednesday afternoons at the library. Ages 5 and up. 

Storyteller - Donna Washington

Storyteller Donna Washington will share classics such as "Rumpelstiltskin" and "Brer Rabbit" as well as original creations. Ages 5-12

Juggler Nicolo Whimsey

Nicolo Whimsey will inspire you to read more through a funny juggling act that uses storytelling, poetry, music, comedy, character acting and audience participation. Ages 5-12

Reading Power Hour

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays4 - 5 p.m. Starting Monday, June 23

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 6-12Please call 202-698-0183 if you have any questions.

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