Kids

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Special Halloween Spooky Storytime Costume Contest

Join us for an extra spook-tacular program at the West End Library! There will be a slightly scary storytime and a Costume Contest with prizes! Appropriate for ages 0-5.
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Monthly Movie for Children and Families

Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!   We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 6 and older. This month's film is "Hocus Pocus" Please join us!
Caregivers and Parents

Afternoon Caregiver Conversation

Join other parents and childcare givers for a discussion about a childcare related article available for pickup at the West End Children's Desk throughout October. Adults are the focus, but children are also welcome.
Cars Toons Mater's Tall Tales

Drive In Theatre

Children ages 3-6 are invited to join us in the Children's Room to build a box car and watch a short movie.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Martha Stewart's Crafts for Kids

Create Club

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us for arts & crafts activities.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Wii Club

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to play Wii games.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
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Wii Club

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to play Wii games.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Halloween Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Trick or Treat!  We are excited to announce Petworth's fifth annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover! This year, we will be celebrating Halloween with your plush pals. Kids are welcome to wear costumes, and to dress their friends in costume. Children will leave their friends overnight to have spooky adventures at the library! All ages are welcome.
Maru Montero dancers

Maru Montero Mexican Folk Dance Performance for Kids

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a special performance by DC's premier Latin dance company. With roots in traditional Mexican folk dance, Maru Montero is dedicated to promoting the joy and beauty of Latin culture in the United States. For kids of all ages and their caregivers. This performance will take place in the lower level meeting room.
S.T.E.A.M. Team Logo Covered in Slime

S.T.E.A.M. Team in a Mad Scientist's Lab!

Join us for a special S.T.E.A.M. Team on Halloween. Come explore a mad scientist's lab, make slime, glow-in-the-dark paint, and help with spooky science experiments. All supplies are provided. Just bring yourself...if you dare! This event is for ages 6 & up. For children under 9, caretakers must stay in the building.

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