Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with bilingual stories, songs and a craft.This program is for ages 4 and older.Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to register.

Book 'Em!

Celebrate Banned Books Week.Banned books will be presented along with "mug-shots" of their authors. Participants will select from different "crimes" (reasons why the books were banned/challenged), and try to match these with the mug-shots.Let's learn why selected books are so controversial! Recommended for ages 9-14.

DC Rollergirls Trading Cards Signing

Meet the DC Rollergirls, have your limited-edition Banned Books Week trading cards signed and chat about your favorite banned or challenged books.All ages.

Mastering Math

Love Math?Come join us for some math-themed fun and/or homework help!Ages 5+.

Book Jacket Bingo

Ages 5+ are welcome to join us for a very fun game or two of Book Jacket Bingo!

Wii Wednesday

Join Ms. Waters for an active session of Wii in the Children's Room.Welcoming Ages 5+.

Exhibit: Celebrate the Freedom to Read

Come see the exhibition, Celebrate the Freedom to Read, during Banned Books Week: Sept 22-28, 2013.The exhibition will display banned or challenged books from our collection, while highlighting specific "controversial" or "problematic" passages. Participants will have the opportunity to contribute to the exhibit through commentary.

Informal Poetry/Music Workshop

Ages 8-12 should come hang out and enjoy some music and poetry... We will also be creating some of our own!See you there!

Middle School Pictionary Tournament

Have you ever played Pictionary for prizes? Now is your chance to do so at the Tenley-Friendship Library’s Middle School Pictionary Tournament.Join us and show off your drawing and teamwork skills.This program is recommended for grades 5 to 8.

First Sunday at the Dorothy I. Height Neighborhood Library

Program schedule for the first Sunday, October 6, 2013 Grand opening:The Children's Room will celebrate Teddy Bear Day at 2 p.m.  Finger plays, songs and stories about "Teddy Bears," followed by a Bear Hunt with free give-a-ways at the end of the Hunt.The Young Adult Area - Teens will compete in a MAC