Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Home Movie Magic

Home Movie Magic

Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 4 p.m.

Have old video tapes lying around but no way to watch them? Come to Tenley Library and learn how to convert old home movies to new digital formats using commercial methods or the DC Public Library Memory Lab.  

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 4-12.  
Dance Trance Teen

Dance Trance Teen Jam

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 4 p.m.

Learn original choreography to one complete song in an hour, and get your heart pumping!Work through choreography step-by-step using a traditional 8-count method. Waiver required. 
The Mighty Ducks

Pajama Movie Night: The Mighty Ducks

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

When lawyer Gordon Bombay is assigned community service, he must coach a ragtag team of pee wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score, and can't win!  Can he turn the Ducks around? Find out in The Mighty Ducks!
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Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Club

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 7 p.m.

Do you have a story to share? Refine your craft with writing enthusiast Maura Policelli and receive feedback from supportive adult writers. The Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Club is not structured like a formal class, but participants will have assigned writing topics. Free & open to the public.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Friday, July 15, 2016, 10 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-40 minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Friday, July 15, 2016, 11 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-30 minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are 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.  
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Story time fun for the entire family, this 30-40 minute story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.   
Photo of coloring

Adult Coloring

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 2 p.m.

Who says coloring is just for kids? Take a relaxing break for coloring and free coffee... and meet some new people!
Model of the human figure

Biotensegrity Discussion

Sunday, July 17, 2016, 2 p.m.

Biotensegrity asks why the tendons, ligaments, and other material that hold our skeletons together are important. Susan Lowell of Tenleytown T'ai Chi will lead the discussion. She has studied kinesthetic learning, t'ai chi, and other forms of movement for over thirty years. 

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