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Maker's Social Club: Mermaid Day!

New month, new theme: Join us for another edition of Maker's Social Club. We will be celebrating Mermaid Day!  We will be be creating all things mermaid using the design software Tinkercad and our 3-D printers.  There are limited spaces, so register online at For children 6 and older, teens and adults. Children ages 6- 12 must be accompanied by a legal guardian at all times. 
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Caribbean American Heritage Month Story Time

Come to our Caribbean American story time on Monday, June 27, at 10 am! There will be stories about Caribbean culture and Caribbean American culture, singing songs, and each child will make a tropical blue Morpho Butterfly that he or she will be able to take home!   
Just Dance


Battle with us in the video game Just Dance. Play online against others, learn new moves and gain new friends. We will leave it all on the dance floor. Saturday's  July 2nd, August 6th, 2016  Families & Children

Craft Hour

Join with us in Craft Hour Wednesday's July 6th, July 20th and August 3rd, 2016. Create different projects and gain new friends. We will leave it all on the tables for you to us your imagination and create something cool.  Ages 11 -19.

Family Game Night

Battle with us in the Board Games at the Library. Play against others, Learn new moves and gain new friends. Let's see who will be the winner leaving it all on the Game Board. Thursday's,   Starting June 16th-August 24th, 2016 6:30pm - 8:00pm  Families & Children  Ages 0 -19.
Reptiles Alive

Reptiles Alive!

Meet exciting live animals and learn funny stories and facts about them.   For ages 5 and up
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Rock & Roll Instrument Share for Kids and Teens

Join Girls Rock! DC for a free instrument share! Learn to rock out on the electric guitar, jam on the bass, keep rhythm on the drum set, and wail into a microphone. No registration or experience required, all genders encouraged to participate.  Ages 6-19. 
Science in the Summer

Science in the Summer: Level 2

GSK Science in the Summer - Come Learn About Oceanography! This year's program will introduce students to Oceanography through fun activities to help them learn about the oceans and the plants and animals that live there. Level 2 classes are for children entering grades 4 through 6. Register in-person at the library or online at
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Celebrate Summer Reading with Kwame Alexander

Award-winning author Kwame Alexander will share his latest book, Surf's Up,and get kids excited about Summer Reading. Free ice cream for all kids who sign up for Summer Reading First 100 kids get free books Tips for parents from local authors on how to help kids become enthusiastic readers