Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Family Retro Game Afternoon

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Come one, come all - it's a retro themed day in the children's room. Join us for a relaxing afternoon as we enjoy a variety of board and card games. Who needs video games when we can enjoy each other's company and participate in some fun? For children ages 6 and up. 
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One-On-One Computer Help

Friday, May 27, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 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, Aug. 23, 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.

Yoga at Your Library

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

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. 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.
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One-On-One Computer Help

Monday, May 30, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 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.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, 11 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 school, preschool and day care groups.
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Summer Reading Finale

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Say it isn’t so! It's almost the end of summer as well as our summer reading program, which concludes on Aug. 26.  We will wrap up this wonderful season of reading with games and other fun activities on the front lawn. Don’t forgot to stop by and pick up your summer reading prize if you have not done so already. For children of all ages as well as their parents and/or caregivers
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, 7 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  

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