Join DC Public Library in celebrating the freedom to read during Banned Books Week. Local cartoon artist Paul Merklein will bring characters from banned or challenged books to life through drawings of "Great Big Banned Faces" at 3 DC Public Library locations. Watch this entertaining artist re-create some well known,and sometimes controversial, characters before your eyes at the following times and places:Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Thursday, September 18 2 p.m.
Georgetown Neighborhood Library visits Glover Park and Burleith Farmers' Market
Have you been wondering what picture books to pair with your favorite fruits and vegetables? A children's librarian from the Georgetown Neighborhood Library will be visiting the Glover Park and Burleith Farmers’ Market on Saturday August 30. Come and share books, songs, action rhymes, and a coloring sheet while you shop. Starting at 9:30 a.m.
Turn in your Beaker Breaker sheet by Friday, August 22
The Georgetown Neighborhood Library is getting ready to wrap up its summer reading program, and the deadline to bring in your Beaker Breaker sheet is quickly approaching. Beaker Breaker sheets include enough beakers to log twenty hours of reading time and are given to children who complete all eight hours on their summer reading log, but want to keep reading.
This month on A Librarian Bakes : there's a glut of leftover cherries taking up space in the fridge, but pitting them all for baking just seems like time better spent enjoying the good weather we've been having. What's a librarian to do?
The August Film Series will feature four films about weddings. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details. We will screen all films at 6 p.m. in the large lower-level meeting room.Tuesday, August 5Tuesday, August 12Tuesday, August 19Tuesday, August 26