Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Wonderful Ones & Twos

Friday, July 17, 2015, 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.  Email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 
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Tenley-Friendship Heroic Summer

Saturday, July 18, 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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Improv for All

Sunday, July 19, 2015, 2 p.m.

This fun and free workshop lead by the Washington Improv Theater allows participants to deconstruct barriers that negatively impact communication. Open to all, yet best suited to those age 12 and older. 
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Hatha Yoga

Monday, July 20, 2015, 12 p.m.

Make time for peace and mindfulness on Mondays this summer with free hatha yoga classes.Yoga Activist, a D.C.-based nonprofit, is dedicated to personal empowerment and community awareness through yoga practice. A volunteer from Yoga Activist will teach the classes. Hatha yoga is a gentle and slower-paced form of yoga. The classes are one hour in length. Please note that due to space limitations we will limit the class to 25 participants.
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Tenley Library Book Club

Monday, July 20, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a discussion Andrea Levy's tale of race and class in post-war Britain. It is a story of the crushing moment when you feel like a hero but society treats you like a dog. Free and open to the public.
Miniature Fairy Garden

In the Zone: Create a Miniature Fairy Garden

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 4 p.m.

Come create your own magical, miniature garden world. Paint some mini toadstools and lay some pebbles or sand for a stream. We'll supply the container, soil and decorations. You bring your imagination. Ages 6-12.
In the Zone

In the Zone

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 4 p.m.

In the Zone is held the third Tuesday of each month for kids to kick back and enjoy games, crafts or other fun.  Ages 3-12.

New Night: Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

A family story time with books, songs, and rhymes before bed. For kids of all ages. 

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 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. Babies can be registered anytime in the week leading up to each Wednesday morning session. To register, please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov.   

Wonderful Ones & Twos Story Time

Wednesday, July 22, 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. You must register each week for this program. Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 

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