Kids

spring sun

Kids' Crafternoon: Springtime!

Monday, April 10, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids 6+ are invited to the Children's Room to make a springtime craft -- we provide the materials, you bring the creativity!
'The Thing About Spring' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'The Thing About Spring'

Monday, April 10, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, April 10 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Thing About Spring by Daniel Kirk is the featured piece.  
"Monkey: A Trickster Tale from India" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Monkey: A Trickster Tale From India'

Monday, May 1, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 1 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
'The Mother's Day Mice' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Mother's Day Mice'

Monday, May 8, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, May 8 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Mother’s Day Mice by Eve Bunting is the featured piece.
green gaming die

After-school Game Day

Monday, April 3, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids 6+ are invited to an afternoon of gaming in the Children's Room -- come ready to play!

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
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. 
Cover of The Book of Three

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. 

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