Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 11 a.m.

Looking for a job? Library staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities every Wednesday from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches And more!
Story time

Family Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 11 a.m.

Bring the family and join us on Saturday mornings for a fun, interactive story time followed by open play time at 11:30 a.m.  Children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers are welcome. For questions, please contact the children's librarian at 202-541-6025.    
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Mad Science Saturdays

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 3 p.m.

Fun, inquiry-based, hands-on experiments and literacy activities to spark your child's natural interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, math and making a magnificent mess.  Best for children ages 5-12.   
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Singalong Movies!

Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, 2 p.m.

Do you love musicals? Do you wish your life were a musical? Here's your chance to burst into song in the library: every Sunday in August we'll be watching movies featuring great songs that are fun to sing along to. All ages are welcome.    Aug. 2 - Annie (2014), rated PG
Arianna Ross, Storyteller!

Arianna Ross, Storyteller

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 1:30 p.m.

Animals certainly are the smartest creatures. In this delightful Asian version of Aesop’s Fables, the creatures teach us about ourselves and Indian culture, geography and history. Leave the room dancing like a monkey and roaring like a tiger. For ages 4-8.
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Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, 11 a.m.

Music, movement, rhythm activities, rhymes and stories every Tuesday morning. Best for children ages birth to 3 years and their caregivers.  
Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 11 a.m.

Looking for a job? Library staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities every Wednesday from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches And more!
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History/Biography Book Club

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 7 p.m.

The History/Biography Book Club meets monthly to discuss books about historical events and figures. Join us June-August to kick off the book club when we'll be exploring the theme of "Every hero has a story" for our summer reading program. 
Story time

Family Story Time

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, 11 a.m.

Bring the family and join us on Saturday mornings for a fun, interactive story time followed by open play time at 11:30 a.m.  Children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers are welcome. For questions, please contact the children's librarian at 202-541-6025.    
Annie movie posterMary Poppins movie posterFrozen

Singalong Movies!

Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, 2 p.m.

Do you love musicals? Do you wish your life were a musical? Here's your chance to burst into song in the library: every Sunday in August we'll be watching movies featuring great songs that are fun to sing along to. All ages are welcome.    Aug. 2 - Annie (2014), rated PG

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