Kids

GO FLY A KITE!

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 2:00 pm

JOIN US IN THE DOROTHY I. HEIGHT BENNING  CHILDREN'S ROOM TO CREATE AND  DESIGN YOUR VERY OWN KITE. AGES 6-10 THIS PROGRAM IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

SPRING FLING

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 2:00 pm

IT'S MOVIE AND GAME TIME!!! ENJOY YOUR SPRING BREAK WITH YOUR FRIENDS AT DOROTHY I. HEIGHT/ BENNING LIBRARY FOR TWO DAYS OF FUN. TUESDAY  AND WEDNESDAY   2PM-5PM ALL AGES ARE WELCOME THIS PROGRAM IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
grass for earth earth day program

Let's Get Planting

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 12:00 pm

IT'S TIME GET PLANTING IN HONOR OF EARTH DAY. COME OUT AND CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH YOUR FRIENDS FROM DOROTHY I. HEIGHT/ BENNING LIBRARY AND MAKE YOUR VERY OWN GRASS PERSON. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE! AGES 6-10 THIS PROGRAM IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Andres

​123 Andrés

Monday, May 15, 2017, 10:00 am

123 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) and brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn! 
Minions movie

Movie Madness: Minions

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join us in the Children's Room for an animated movie about a minion named Kevin who sets out with two friends to find a new evil boss.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Tenley Readers Unite: Book of Three

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 2:30 pm

What happens when an Assistant Pig Keeper loses his pig and winds up in the middle of one of the greatest battles of good versus evil Prydain has ever seen? A memorable tale filled with humor, magic, adventure, and an unlikely cast of characters.  Read The Book of Three and come to the library at the date and time below to talk about it with other kids. Snacks will be provided.    
Electric Art Lab

Electric Art Lab

Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 3:00 pm

Use motors, LED’s, batteries and simple circuitry to invent an artwork that moves and comes alive! All projects go home!  Serves up to 30 children with caregivers so we will hand out tickets starting one hour before the program. This program is for all ages, but children under 8 must be accompanied by a caregiver.   
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April Film Series: Birds Month

Thursday, April 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us for our Bird themed film series for April. This week's film is "The Angry Birds". This program is recommended for ages 4-12. 
Surf's Up

Birds Month April Film Series: Surf's Up

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us for a bird themed movie series this month. This week's movie is "Surf's Up". This program is recommended for ages 4-12. 
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April Film Series: Birds Month

Thursday, April 13, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us for our Bird themed film series for April. This week's film is "The Secret Life of Pets". This program is recommended for ages 4-12. 

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