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Maru Montero Dance Company Perform Mexican and Latin American Dance

El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros = Children's Day/Book Day Join us as Maru Montero Dance Company performs Mexican and Latin American folk dances.

Maru Montero Dance Company Performs Mexican and Latin American Dance

El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros = Children's Day/Book DayJoin us as Maru Montero Dance Company performs Mexican and Latin American folk dances.

ME! Told in Poetry

In honor of National Poetry Month, we’ll read bits of Nikki Grimes’ Talking About Bessie, a story about Elizabeth Coleman, the first African American female pilot. 

Write for a View: Love My Library Essay Contest Deadline

In celebration of National Library Week, Woodridge Library customers -- teens, young adults and adults -- have a great opportunity to share their love for the their local library and participate in a random drawing for a pair of movie tickets.Children ages 8-12 and young adults ages 13-19 will submit essays entitled “I love my Woodridge Library” or “I Liked the Book Better Than the Movie Because…."  

Design Your Own My Library Rocks T-Shirt

Using public computers in the library, children and young adults will create “My Library Rocks!“ T-shirts.Original artwork is due on Saturday, April 13 by 5 p.m. Submissions may be submitted on a thumb drive.Winning T-shirt designs will be displayed in the front window for National Library Week, which is April 15-20.The first 25 participants will receive an iron on transfer of their design.

Wii Read Aloud Bowling Fun

 Wii bowling with a reading component.Participants read excerpts from their “favorite read” and participate in virtual bowling. Participants will receive prizes. Best for ages 10-13.

Duplo Read! Build! Play!

Join us for a special edition of Afternoon Story, Song and Play!Preschool-age children are invited to a story time that combines simple construction play so children can "build" their way to early literacy skills. Join us for stories, building with Legos, songs and fun!

Kids' Playwriting Workshop

Playwriting workshop for kids in fourth through eighth grades, taught by Young Playwrights' Theater.Please register online at http://tinyurl.com/bf62mq9 or email us at southeastlibrary@dc.gov.

Monday Movies

Fun films for the little ones, ages 3-5. Second showing at 11:30.If bringing a group, please call 202-576-7252 ahead of time to reserve a spot.

Nutritional Workshop for Children

Learn how to read labels and prepare healthy snacks and meals.For ages 19 and younger.

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