Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Reptiles Alive!

Reptiles Alive!

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, 4 p.m.

Meet reptiles from all over the world in this wild, educational show featuring a giant snake, alligator tortoise, monitor lizard and other amazing reptiles. For ages 5 and older.
microphone on stage

Teen Slam Poetry Night

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Come out for Tenley's Teen Slam Night. Perform your own poem or come listen to your friends. This is an "open mic" slam, which means anyone who attends is welcome to perform. Light refreshments will be served. Ages 14 - 19.

Story Break

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Slow your busy morning down with a short story time.  A couple books, a couple songs. A nice break!  NEW: Tickets are now required to attend this program and are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Cover art for "A Room with a View"

Movable Feast: Classics Reading Club

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 1 p.m.

The Movable Feast Classics Reading Club will meet at the Tenley-Friendship Library this month. We will discuss A Room With a View by E.M. Forster. Spend part of your summer vacation with an tale of love across class in Edwardian England.
Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun story time with adorable DOGS!   We kick off this story time with a book, some songs and then it is your turn. Bring your own book, make up a story, or grab a book here in the library to read to a lovable doggie! Many thanks to the volunteers with People Animals Love (PAL) for bringing in their pets.

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 11 a.m.

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies through age one and their caregivers. NEW: Tickets are now required to attend this program and are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Wonderful Ones & Twos Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 12 p.m.

Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs, and rhymes. Wonderful Ones & Twos is for children that are walking up to and including age two. NEW: Tickets are now required to attend this program and are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12.  
Every Hero Has a Story

'Every Hero Has A Story' Comics Panel featuring Fantom Comics, Big Planet Comics, and Shawn Martinbrough

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, 7 p.m.

Didn't make it to our Comics Panel at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, or simply didn't get enough?! Then join us again at Tenley-Friendship Library for another comics panel will be held featuring Big Planet Comics and Shawn Martinbrough, moderated by Esther Kim of Fantom Comics.
Making ZinesAwesome Artist Badge

Teen Summer Reading - Making Zines

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, 2 p.m.

Learn how to make your very own personal magazine using everyday materials. This program will count for the Awesome Artist badge of the Teen Summer Reading Program. Ages 13-19.

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