Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Haunted House Craft

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Who needs to go to a haunted house when you can make your own? Join us for a spooktacular afternoon as we make a miniature house that can be decorated for Halloween. Halloween related books will be available to read or for check out. It's ghastly, it's ghoulish - it's just plain fun! For ages 6 and up. All materials will be provided. 
Houses

Home Buying 101 Workshop

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, 10 a.m.

This workshop is first come, first served and space is limited. In one day of training, learn the entire home buying process from start to finish, and how to stay on track as a responsible homeowner. This program will last from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. with a 30 minute lunch break.  You will learn about: Different types of loans Valuable tips on how to improve your credit score How to establish credit if you have none Pros and cons of home ownership
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Yoga at Your Library

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. No experience is required, and the class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one yoga mats are available for use during the class.
Couple dancing Tango

Library Tango With Live Music

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, 2 p.m.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Learn and practice the Argentine Tango with Bahman Aryana of Rendezvous Tango. This class will include a lecture demonstration and live music. All levels welcome.
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Pom Pom Monsters

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

All month long, Petworth will be featuring fun and spooky crafts in celebration of Halloween! Today we will be making deceptively cute-looking pom pom monsters and reading a book about a monster that just wants to be loved.  All supplies will be provoded. For ages 6 and up.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 10 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 11 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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One-On-One Computer Help

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 3 p.m.

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available by appointment for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. Appointments are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 3 p.m.  We can help with:
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 10 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for preschool, school, or day care groups.
Hands on keyboard

One-On-One Computer Help

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 3 p.m.

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available by appointment for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. Appointments are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 3 p.m.  We can help with:

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