Southeast
Neighborhood Library

NOTICE: The Southeast Library is currently awaiting repairs on its elevators. Customers who use wheelchairs or otherwise rely on the elevators to access the library should consider visiting a neighboring branch.
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Kids' Club

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 4 p.m.

Join us for a different activity each week -- games, crafts, science experiments, and more!  Ages 5-12, in the basement program room.
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Meditation for Peace and Well Being

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 7 p.m.

Join David Newcomb, long time meditator for this deep and engaging meditation workshop. David lectures regularly on the benefits of meditation and has been practicing himself for 40 years. During this workshop he will talk about the journey of finding lasting peace, happiness and a greater sense of well being. David will share a simple technique of spiritual meditation (explained and practiced during the session) that can help us achieve a lasting state of peace and happiness found through no outer experience.  For new or advanced meditators.
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 9:45 a.m.

This 20-30 minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Space is limited and admission is on a first come, first served basis.  Have a group? Please call ahead of time to schedule a special visit. 
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 11 a.m.

This 20-30 minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Space is limited, registration is required for this program.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 12 p.m.

This 20-30 minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Space is limited, registration is required for this program.
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Odd Wednesdays

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 4 p.m.

Join us in the program room on the first and third Wednesday of every month for Odd Wednesdays, a new program series for teens. Programming will be anything from movie nights and game nights to just an open space to hang out with your friends in the library. So stop by every first and third Wednesday to see what's going on! Are you a teen with an idea for a teen program? Join our Teen Activity Group (TAG) and earn volunteer hours for planning programs! Ask how at an Odd Wednesday activity.
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 6 p.m.

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Class meets at the Southeast Neighborhood Library, 403 7th St. SE.

Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 7:15 p.m.

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level Join us in this intermediate-level class.   Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation.  Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  The class is FREE. No need to register. Class meets at the Southeast Neighborhood Library, 403 7th St. SE  
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Coffee & Conversation

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Stop by the library each month for coffee and discussion about things that matter to you. Over coffee and snacks, we will share what’s on our minds, keep each other informed about what’s happening in the neighborhood, and make new connections. All are welcome!
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Capitol Hill Reads - What is Not Yours is Not Yours

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

What is Not Yours is Not Yours is Helen Oyeyemi's latest work, a collection of short stories. Oyeyemi's tales span multiple times and landscapes as they tease boundaries between coexisting realities. Is a key a gate, a gift, or an invitation? What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours captivates as it explores the many possible answers.

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