Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day
pajama storytime

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 6:00 pm

Children can wear their favorite pajamas and come to the library for bedtime stories, songs, and fun! Note: Children must attend with an adult caregiver.
pine cone craft

Pinecone Feeder Craft

Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 5:00 pm

Children can help feed their local birds by creating their own pine cone bird feeder to hang up outside Rosedale or take home. For ages 5 and up, while supplies last.    
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Black History Month Movie Night

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 4:00 pm

To kick off Black History Month, families can enjoy a movie about a teacher named Dorothy who gets whisked away from her intercity neighborhood to the mysterious land of Oz. This G-rated movie stars Diana Ross and Michael Jackson and runs for 134 minutes.  
Valentines day, hearts, books

Valentine’s Day Card Craft

Monday, February 13, 2017, 4:00 pm

Kids can get ready for the holiday by making Valentine’s Day cards for friends and family! For ages 4 and up, while supplies last. 

STEM Tuesday

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 4:00 pm

Discover science and fun in our monthly STEM evening, with a variety of programs like paper airplane contests and catapult-building. For ages 5 and up. 
Saturday Movie

Valentine’s Day Movie

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 5:00 pm

Children can enjoy Valentine’s Day with Tiana and Naveen in "The Princess and the Frog". The movie is rated G and runs for one hour and thirty-eight minutes. 
Black history month

Black History Month Story Time

Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 2:00 pm

Children can enjoy poems, songs, and stories written by or about famous African Americans in this special Black History story time! Poets include Nikki Grimes and Langston Hughes. Appropriate for children ages 0-6.
Is There A Dog In This Book? by Viviane Schwarz

Doggy Story Time

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Enjoy a dog-themed story time, a special craft afterwards, and a showing of the classic film "Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey". The film begins at 5 pm, is rated G, and runs for 84 minutes.