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Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017

Max Crumbly, Locker Hero

Kids' Club - Max Crumbly

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

2 p.m.
January's Kids' Club theme is Funny Stuff.  On January 21, we will read the latest from Renee Russell: The Misadventures of Max Crumbly, Locker Hero.  

Monday, Jan. 23, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
'Snow Dog's Journey' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Snow Dog's Journey'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, January 23 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Snow Dog’s Journey by Loretta Krupinski is the featured piece.

Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017

cover of Coral Reef

Graphic Novel Book Club

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Science Comics: Coral Reefs by Maris Wicks. We'll do a snack and craft related to the theme of the book after we talk about it. Ask the librarian at the children's desk to check out a copy of the book. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up. 
The Inquisitor's Tale by Adam Gidwitz

Kids' Book Club

Southeast Library

4:15 p.m.
This month, we're reading The Inquisitor's Tale, or, The Three Magical Children and their Holy Dog by Adam Gidwitz. At our meeting, we'll discuss the book, do a fun activity, and enjoy snacks.
Theater

Reader's Theater

Northeast Library

5 p.m.
Calling all readers! Have you ever thought about braving the stage? Reader's Theater is the perfect first step, a way to practice your skills at an actor's most important job: reading, memorizing, and delivering lines. In Reader's Theater, you can bring favorite stories, fables, and fairy tales to life by reading aloud and acting out scenes using scripts adapted from children's books!  Come join in the fun and frenzy and help us make stories leap off the page! This program is open to children ages 6 to 12.

Monday, Jan. 30, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
'Sniffle for Bear' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Sniffles for Bear'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, January 30 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Sniffles for Bear by Bonny Becker is the featured piece.

Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017

Graphic Novel Sticker

Graphic Novel Book Club for Kids!

Cleveland Park Library

5 p.m.
If you're between the ages of 8 and 12, join us in the second floor meeting room at 5 p.m. as we discuss a different graphic novel each month. You can call (202) 282-3073 to find out the selection each month, or ask for a copy to check out at the circulation desk. Refreshments will be provided.  

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017

YJ

Parklands-Turner Junior Comic Book Club

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library has a terrific collection of comic books and graphic novels.  Each month, library staff will select a popular title for you to enjoy. Children are encouraged to visit and read in the library, or check out the selected comics on display.  Better still, kids can select any comic titles from any library across the city and have them delivered to Parklands-Turner, especially for you!

Monday, Feb. 6, 2017

'Worm Loves Worm' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Worm Loves Worm'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 6 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking questions that have no right answers - we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

Theater

Reader's Theater

Northeast Library

5 p.m.
Calling all readers! Have you ever thought about braving the stage? Reader's Theater is the perfect first step, a way to practice your skills at an actor's most important job: reading, memorizing, and delivering lines. In Reader's Theater, you can bring favorite stories, fables, and fairy tales to life by reading aloud and acting out scenes using scripts adapted from children's books!  Come join in the fun and frenzy and help us make stories leap off the page! This program is open to children ages 6 to 12.

Monday, Feb. 27, 2017

'Snow is My Favorite and My Best' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'Snow is My Favorite and My Best'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 27 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Snow is My Favorite and My Best by Lauren Child is the featured piece.

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

Graphic Novel Sticker

Graphic Novel Book Club for Kids!

Cleveland Park Library

5 p.m.
If you're between the ages of 8 and 12, join us in the second floor meeting room at 5 p.m. as we discuss a different graphic novel each month. You can call (202) 282-3073 to find out the selection each month, or ask for a copy to check out at the circulation desk. Refreshments will be provided.  

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

YJ

Parklands-Turner Junior Comic Book Club

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library has a terrific collection of comic books and graphic novels.  Each month, library staff will select a popular title for you to enjoy. Children are encouraged to visit and read in the library, or check out the selected comics on display.  Better still, kids can select any comic titles from any library across the city and have them delivered to Parklands-Turner, especially for you!

Monday, March 6, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Theater

Reader's Theater

Northeast Library

5 p.m.
Calling all readers! Have you ever thought about braving the stage? Reader's Theater is the perfect first step, a way to practice your skills at an actor's most important job: reading, memorizing, and delivering lines. In Reader's Theater, you can bring favorite stories, fables, and fairy tales to life by reading aloud and acting out scenes using scripts adapted from children's books!  Come join in the fun and frenzy and help us make stories leap off the page! This program is open to children ages 6 to 12.

Saturday, April 1, 2017

YJ

Parklands-Turner Junior Comic Book Club

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library has a terrific collection of comic books and graphic novels.  Each month, library staff will select a popular title for you to enjoy. Children are encouraged to visit and read in the library, or check out the selected comics on display.  Better still, kids can select any comic titles from any library across the city and have them delivered to Parklands-Turner, especially for you!

Monday, April 3, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.