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Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

33

Free film showing: "The 33"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for a showing of The 33, a film about the Chilean miners who were trapped in a gold and copper mine for 69 days in 2010. Starring Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro and Juliette Binoche.  US/Chile 2015, rated PG-13, 2 hours & 7 minutes.

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

'Martina the Beautiful Cockroach' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, September 19  at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Goat

Fun with "The Goat in the Chile Patch"

Parklands-Turner Library

10 a.m.
Please join area families and children for a special story time at Parklands-Turner on Tuesday, September 20 on 10 a.m. to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Participants will hear the story of the Goat in the Chile Patch, a New Mexican folktale, and enjoy seeing the story come to life with flannel characters on a display board. All will will hear stories in Spanish and English and enjoy singing songs too. * Also, please know that you don't need to speak Spanish to enjoy this truly fun story time event for kids.

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016

Olinguito Book Cover

Olinguito by Lulu Delacre

Lamond-Riggs Library

10:30 a.m.
Join us for this special bilingual program in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month (observed, since 1989, from September 15-October 15). Ms. Lulu Delacre, an award-winning children's book author/illustrator, will provide an interactive program featuring her new book ¡Olinguito, de la A a la Z! Descubriendo el bosque nublado; Olinguito, from A to Z!