National Bike Month

National Bike Month
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I Made It Myself: Bike Month Edition

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 2:00 pm

Celebrate National Bike Month with us by making a personalized license plate for your bike. Ages 2-8.
Nate Scheible

Fringe Music in the Library - Nate Scheible

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 2:30 pm

Nate Scheible is a DC based drummer by way of Cleveland who has performed and recorded in a variety of bands and ensembles spanning multiple genres over the past 20 years. Regular collaborators over the past decade have included Mark McGuire, Bob Drake, Ian McColm, Patrick Cain, Layne Garrett, Luke Stewart, the Nancy Havlik Dance Performance Group, and countless others.
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Library Lovers Like to Bike 2017

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 10:00 am

SAVE THE DATE!  It's DC Library's 4th Annual "Library Lovers Like to Bike" event. It's a free, leisurely, family-friendly 3.5-mile bike ride to celebrate our public libraries and National Bike Month!
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Reader's Theatre Features 'Duck on a Bike'

Monday, May 22, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 22 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Duck on a Bike by David Shannon is the featured piece.  
'The Bike Lesson' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'The Bike Lesson'

Monday, May 15, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 15 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Bike Lesson by Stan and Jan Berenstain is the featured piece.
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Snapshots of a Bike Journey

Friday, May 12, 2017, 1:30 pm

In celebration of National Bike Month, 826DC will present a writing workshop. Young writers will journey through the children’s room, writing about what they see, feel, and hear on an imaginary bike journey. Writers will document their experiences in their journals and on self-decorated postcards.  
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Library Lovers Like to Bike 2017!

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 10:00 am

SAVE THIS DATE... this is going to be epic! Register your little ones and yourselves at libraryloversliketobike.splashthat.com for our 4th annual "Library Lovers Like to Bike" event. It's a free, leisurely 3.5-mile family bike ride to celebrate our public libraries and National Bike Month!
Tour de DCPL 2017

Tour de DCPL VIII

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9:00 am

Library staff discovered a great way to explore the ongoing transformations at the DC Public Library -- by bike!
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Free Bike Repair Clinics

PLEASE NOTE: the Bike Repair Clinic scheduled for August 13 was canceled due to a high predicted heat index and has been rescheduled for September 24.
Being Safe

Neighborhood Safety

Meet a police officer and learn how to be safe in your community. For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  

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