Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Rhythm and Rhyme

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

An interactive musical experience, incorporating the use of musical instruments.   For ages 0-5. This is a ticketed, first-come, first-served program.    
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Job Seekers

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

Need help with your job search? Stop by for personalized help with: Creating an email account Preparing a resume Filling out online job applications Tuesdays until 12 p.m.
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Free Summer Meals

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 1 p.m.

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
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Heroes of Summer

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

Bored? Save yourself from summertime boredom and be the hero of your summer vacation story! Join us Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. for a different hero-themed activity each week. Come make a superhero cape, create a unique superhero character and light up signal, write letters to your personal hero, and even play the villain.  We will not meet on July 21 and Aug. 4. For children ages 6-12 and their caregivers.

ESL English Language Club

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, 7 p.m.

Come to our ESL English Conversation Club, where you can practice your English skills in a casual environment. This conversation group is for English learners at all levels, but participants should have some English knowledge. This is an open group, and you can drop in at anytime between 7 and 8 p.m.  

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 10 a.m.

Story Time for ages 3-5. Class groups welcome.  To ensure that children can participate fully in this program, we ask that children who attend this program be at least over 2 years of age. 

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Story Time for ages 3-5.  Class groups welcome.  To ensure that children can participate fully in this program, we ask that children who attend this program be at least over 2 years of age.
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Free Summer Meals

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 1 p.m.

DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14. No registration required. Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday: Francis A. Gregory Lamond-Riggs Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Mount Pleasant Petworth Southwest Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
DC Beat Club

DC Beat Club

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

Beat Club is a digital music workshop for making music together. No previous musical experience is necessary! The workshop provides hands-on instruction on how to create instrumental tracks and vocal effects using electronic synthesizers. A recording from the workshop is made available for free download.

Teen Advisory Group

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

Are you interested in having a say in what services and books the library provides for teens?  Do you need a fun way to earn community service hours?  Teen Advisory Group meets in the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library teen space every Wednesday from 4:30 -6:30 pm.  All youth ages 13-18 are welcome; you do not need to sign up!   Please contact Anina at 202-717-0971 with any questions.

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