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Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 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

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 10 a.m.

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. This 20-30 minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. 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. 
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Hatha Yoga with Alexis

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Alexis Chen is certified as a RYS 200 Hatha Yoga instructor. She will teach four free yoga classes at the Tenley Library. Each class is 75 minutes long. Please bring your own yoga mat. We will accept participants on a first-come, first-served basis.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, May 11, 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. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
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Job Search & Career Workshops with Joan Sherman

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 2 p.m.

Joan Sherman is a Career Coach who has more than thirty years of experience in the business sector. In addition, Joan was a Career Counselor at the George Washington University's Career Center. She will lead two workshops for job seekers. The topics are (1) What I'm Doing Isn't Working, and (2) Networking: Creating a Map to the "Right" Job Destination. Space is limited to 12 participants. Please contact megan.mcnitt@dc.gov to register.
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Afterschool Lounge

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 3:30 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 Thursdays 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. 

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 4 p.m.

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

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 3:30 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 Thursdays 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. 
Minions

Pajama Movie Night: Minions

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 6 p.m.

Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a supervillain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. Pajamas, food, pillows, and blankets are welcome to add to your enjoyment of Minions.  
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Navigating the Food Label Mumbo-Jumbo

Thursday, May 12, 2016, 7 p.m.

Deborah Chin of Natural Vibrations will teach you how to navigate the mumbo-jumbo of food labels in this free workshop. Learn what to avoid and what to shop for.

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