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Afterschool Lounge

Wednesday, May 18, 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 18, 2016, 4 p.m.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 6-12.  
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T'ai Chi With Susan Lowell

Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join Susan Lowell from tenleytowntaichi.com and learn about the flowing movements of this time-honored Chinese martial art which weaves together meditation and relaxation with the wisdom of Chinese medicine.
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Afterschool Lounge

Thursday, May 19, 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. 
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Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Writing Club

Thursday, May 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

Sharpen your writing skills and share your work with others. Writing enthusiast Maura Policelli will guide the club's direction and activity. Participants will try their hand at fun writing exercises, but no formal grades are assigned. The club meets selected Thursday evenings this spring.  
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Upper NW Knitters

Thursday, May 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, twice a month, and supplies are free.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Friday, May 20, 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, May 20, 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.  
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ESL Conversation Circle

Saturday, May 21, 2016, 10 a.m.

Practice English with other adults. Volunteer teachers from the Washington English Center will facilitate ninety-minute sessions for those who already have some conversation skills. This is a free event.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, May 21, 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.   

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