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UNCENSORED: Banned Books Week Pajama Storytime

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, 6 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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Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, 6 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. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Goosebumps movie

UNCENSORED: Goosebumps Movie

Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, 3 p.m.

Join us in the Children's Room to watch "Goosebumps", a movie about a boy who moves to a new town and discovers his new neighbor, Mr. Shivers, has some dangerous secrets. The movie is based on the popular spooky series by R.L. Stine and is being shown in honor of Banned Books Week
Kids' Big Book of Games

Game Club

Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, 4 p.m.

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to play board games.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
The LEGO Book

LEGO Club

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, 3 p.m.

Children ages 4-12 are invited to design, create, and build structures with LEGO bricks.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Please call 202-724-4691.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, 10:30 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.  Please call 202-724-4691 with any questions.
Dragons Beware

Book Club: Dragons Beware!

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Read Dragons Beware!, a graphic novel about a girl who sets out to slay a dragon, and then join us in the Children's Room for a discussion and a craft.  For children ages 8-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes

Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, 7 p.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library discussion of Lillian Hellman's drama The Little FoxesCopies of the play are available for checkout at the Soutwest Library information desk.
mandala coloring page

Color Club

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, 7 p.m.

Children and their families are invited to join us for Color Club. We'll provide special coloring sheets and supplies.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Zumba

Zumba @ Southwest Library

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Come join the party! Instructor Roshaunda Jenkins will lead this one-hour fitness and dance workout -- all fitness levels welcome. The class is free and no registration is required. Dance your way to fitness!

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