Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Family Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Start your weekend off with a fun family story time filled with songs, rhymes and good books.
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Tenley-Friendship Heroic Summer

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, 2 p.m.

“A Hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” –Christopher Reeve Join us as we spotlight people that persevere against overwhelming trials and become heroes in their own right.  From the real life to the fantastical, join us as we explore the idea of heroism. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks.
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'Golden Sunday Movie' at Tenley

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015, 2 p.m.

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie exhibition of neo-noir at its pulpy best.
Blue Sky Puppets

Blue Sky Puppets

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, 4 p.m.

Laugh and learn with Chester the Pig, who dreams of having Superhero Powers.  The puppet show also celebrates community heroes. For ages 3-6.

Story Break

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 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. 
Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 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.
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100 Things To Do In Washington Before You Die

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 7 p.m.

You've probably had a half-smoke at Ben's Chili Bowl, but have you been to the gospel brunch at the Howard Theatre? Did you know there is a Darth Vader mask built into the National Cathedral? Do you know where to find the "Exorcist stairs?" Join local author Shannon Morgan as she shares these highlights and more hidden gems of the District from her new book 100 Things to Do in Washington D.C. Before You Die. Copies of Ms. Morgan's book will be available for sale at this event. No purchase necessary to attend. 

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 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. 12, 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. 12, 2015, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12.  

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