Why is Martin Luther King Jr. a Great Leader?

Why was Dr. Martin Luther King considered to be a great leader? Come and share your thoughts and ideas in our Children's Program room on the main level. There will be entertainment, including a song by Stevie Wonder and sharing birthday cookies with Dr. King.Ages 6-12 years.

'I Have a Dream'

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a viewing of the electrifying speech that captured the nation.

Shooting Stars Recital

Join us for an evening of hip hop and African dance. This event is the end product of two months of hard work by talented young ladies ages 5-12. 

Enter for a Chance to Win!

Come into the library and pick up your “Turkey Trapping” puzzle. Be one of the first three with the correct answer and win the prize. Win a beautiful green authentic Magic Tree House writing implement and “Thanksgiving Survival” package. Only one submisson per person please.Remember when you visit the library to check out a book, you are a winner.  Select a book from our Thanksgiving display and enjoy your holiday.

Holiday Party

Come join us for holiday merriment, stories and activities.  For all ages. 

Holiday Bingo

And the first ball up is…Celebrate national BINGO month with a holiday-themed Bingo party.Please register via email or call Woodridge library (202-541-6226) to let us know that you are coming.For ages 5 to 12.

Cyprus Storyteller

Come hear the tale of Alexander’s Mermaid and the Ship of Kyrenia told by storyteller, Mr. Glafkos Cariolou.

Slovenia Puppet Show

Videk lives in a big family with four older brothers and sisters and a very busy mother. In fact, his mother is so busy, she doesn’t even have time to make him a new shirt.One day, Videk rips his old, hand-me-down shirt — and some friends from Nature come to his rescue.Recommended for ages 3-8.

Viva l'Italia!

Join us for a celebration of Italy! We will have an Italian lesson, read Strega Nona, make a craft with pasta, and enjoy Italian cookies.This program is for ages 5 and up.

Halloween BOOOOOk party

After school festivities to celebrate Halloween. Remember, books are real treats. Come in and pick up your treats!