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Manga Madness

Manga Madness

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, 4 p.m.

Interested in manga, anime and everything Japanese? Join us at Tenley Library on the first Thursday of every month for a celebration of all things otaku. Read manga, watch anime, and have fun! Light refreshments will be served.   Nov. 6: End of Naruto / Shonen Fun Dec. 4: Pokemon Party Jan. 8: Japanese Holidays Feb. 5: Multicultural Comic Book Characters Ages 11-19.
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Author Talk: Richard Striner

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, 6 p.m.

Richard Striner, author of the recently released Washington and Baltimore Art Deco: A Design History of Neighboring Cities and an earlier book, Washington Deco:  Art Deco in the Nation’s Capital (1984), will share his considerable expertise on the subject, and will discuss his new book.      A founder of the Art Deco Society of Washington, Mr. Striner will touch on examples of the Art Deco style in our immediate area – including the Sears/Best Buy building in Tenleytown.    

NaNoWriMo: Come Write In!

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, 6 p.m.

Have you ever dreamed of writing the Great American Novel? Do you have a torrid romance burning inside you? Do you know why the aliens are coming to get you, and you have to share the secret of their extra-dimensional technology with the world?  Come Write in at DC Public Library! Bring your favorite notepad or laptop, or use one of the library's public computers to work on your original novel during National Novel Writing Month

Preschool Story Time

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes. For children ages of 3 to 5 years old.

Wonderful Ones & Twos

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs and rhymes. Wonderful Ones is a caregiver and child program for children that are walking up to and including age two.You must register each week for this program. 
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Afterschool Lounge

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, 3 p.m.

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 

Family Story Time

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, 10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes, and good books. 

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 11 a.m.

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, and tickles for babies (non-walkers) and their caregivers.Space is limited and registration is required each week.

Wonderful Ones & Twos Story Time

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 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.You must register each week for this program.
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Afterschool Lounge

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 3 p.m.

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 

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