Family Programs

Zinio, Overdrive, and Freegal Drop-In Clinics

Saturday, November 12, 2016, 12:00 pm

Read digital issues of your favorite magazines with Zinio, the ultimate one-stop shop for magazine lovers, completely FREE with your DC Public Library card.
Manchild in the Promised Land

Father & Son Book Club

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 6:00 pm

William O. Lockridge/ Bellevue LibraryFather & Son Book Club presents MANCHILD IN THE PROMISED LAND For Ages 13 & Up  

Teen Sing Karaoke

Show off your voice - come sing with us.  Or just stop by Teen Space to enjoy the show. Ages 13-19.
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HPA DC Banned Books Trivia

Join the DC Chapter of the Harry Potter Alliance in our Afterschool Lounge program and test your knowledge of all things banned books-related with Banned Books Trivia, covering previously banned books, reasons for banning, films based on banned books, and related pop culture trivia, perfect for students ages 13-18  
Art all Night: Made in DC

Art all Night: Made in DC

Join us on September 24 at the Tenleytown Library for Art all Night: Made in DC. The library will be open on Saturday from 7 p.m. until midnight for children's art and craft workshops, temporary Henna skin decorations, literary readings, a sculpture room, photo exhibits and a local history display.   
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Intro to 3D Printing

Want to see one of DCPL 3D printers in action?  Want to learn how to make stuff on your own on the 3D printer at the MLK Fab Lab? Come to our Intro to 3D printing class to see a demo and learn a lot more about all the incredible maker equipment available to anyone with a DC library card!    

The National Symphony Orchestra at the Library!

The best of the Kennedy Center comes to Southeast Library! Musicians from the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) will perform an educational, free, and entertaining program. This event will be tailored to elementary school-aged children, but everyone is welcome to enjoy the music. Check with a librarian for more information.  
Manga Madness

Manga Madness

Thursday, November 3, 2016, 4:00 pm

Join us at on the first Thursday of each month for Manga Madness. Watch the newest streaming anime from Crunchyroll and learn about a fascinating aspect of Japanese culture. Refreshments provided. Ages 11-19
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Financial Aid and Pizza! Workshop with NextGenVest

Teens: Are You Prepared for Financial Aid Applications?NextGenVest Money Mentors are hosting free "Financial Aid + Pizza" Workshops (with pizza!) for parents and students across the country throughout the summer and into the fall, to help get prepared for the new changes to the financial aid application process for colleges this fall. These workshops cover: How to fill out the new 2016-2017 FAFSA Key Financial Aid Paperwork and Tax Forms
Ice Cream Making

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream!

Did you know July is National Ice Cream Month? Well, the Northwest One Library is celebrating by teaching children how to make homemade ice-cream. We will be using simple everyday ingredients to make it. Not only will children enjoy their tasty creations, but they will learn the science behind how it was made. So join us. We look forward to seeing you.