Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

New Night: Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

A family story time with books, songs, and rhymes before bed. For kids of all ages. 
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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 (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, 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. You must register each week for this program. Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register. 

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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Pajama Movie Night

Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

A mysterious nanny with magical powers tries to get seven naughty children to behave. Based on The Collected Tales of Nurse Matilda by Christianna Brand.

Wonderful Ones & Twos

Friday, Aug. 14, 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, Aug. 15, 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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Hatha Yoga

Monday, Aug. 17, 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.
In the Zone

In the Zone

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 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.

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