Kids

Saturday at the Olympics!

Come together on Saturday afternoon to cheer for your favorite teams!We'll be showing a live feed of the Olympic Games, making miniature flags, enjoying Olympic refreshments and more! All ages welcome. This event will take place from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room.

In the Zone

A "free" zone for games and crafts with a different program each week.Ages 5-12.

Wonderful Ones & Twos

Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs and rhymes. Wonderful Ones & Twos is a caregiver and child program for children that are walking up to and including age two. You must register each week for this program. Please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov to register.   

Jacob Lawrence: Story Painter

In celebration of Black History Month, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library presents a program on one of the most significant Black artists. Jacob Lawrence's career spanned the period from the Harlem Renaissance to 1997. His distinctive artwork chronicles the migration of African Americans and tells the stories of ordinary people as well as heroes.

Kid's Library Olympics

Celebrate the 2014 Winter Olympics by participating in the Mt. Pleasant Library Olympics!Compete in all of the events to win a prize! Events will include Olympic trivia, a figure skating relay race, a "bobsled" race, and more!Recommended for kids ages 6-12.

Viking Day Party!

Please join us for a Viking Day party in the children's room at Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library.We will make Viking shields, have snacks and a dragon toss, as well as learn stories and myths of the Norse gods and goddesses, trolls, dragons, and much more!Plus, we will have a special movie feature at 4 p.m.!Ages 0 - 12

LEGO Wars!

 Can you build the best structure in only 45 minutes with 150 LEGO bricks?Come to LEGO Wars and find out! Participants will enhance their hand-eye coordination, spatial knowledge, and problem-solving skills by using LEGOs to construct themed creations.If there are enough attendees, we will break into teams and/or hold multiple rounds. 

DC Public Library Opens On Two Hour Delay

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

DC Public Library Closed Today

DC Public Library closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.

Sunday Fun-Day

Is winter weather leaving you cold? Come in to the Georgetown Library and celebrate Sun-day with us!In honor of the new Sunday opening hours, which will continue in 2014, the library will be holding an open house full of activities, events, and refreshments for all ages 2-5 p.m.The day will include a performance by Dakshina--The Daniel Phoenix Singh Dance Company!

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