Kids

Explorers Club

This week at the Explorers Club, we'll be investigating the water cycle! Come watch a cloud be born, help create a community art project, and discover more about the wonderful world of water. The Explorers Club will meet in the Tenley story time room at 4 p.m. 

Blue Sky Puppet Theater

The Blue Sky Puppet Theater is back with a special show, The Time Capsule, designed specifically for DC Public Libraries and the“Dig into Reading” Summer Reading program. Ages 3-12.Find out about more Blue Sky Puppet Theatre shows at DC Public Library locations.

The Lemonade Stand

Join the congregants from Masjid Muhammad for their performance of The Lemonade Stand, a children's morality tale that explores Muslim values.The Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys is a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities, conducted in cooperation with the American Library Association. Support was provided by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York. Additional support for the arts and media components was provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

Artist Karen O. Brown

Join artist Karen O. Brown as she teaches children to make beautiful art books out of everyday materials.For ages 6-12.Find out about more shows with artist Karen O. Brown at DC Public Library locations.

Blue Sky Puppet Theater

The Blue Sky Puppet Theater is back with a special show, The Time Capsule, designed specifically for DC Public Libraries and the“Dig into Reading” Summer Reading program. Ages 3-12.Find out about more Blue Sky Puppet Theatre shows at DC Public Library locations.

Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres

Come sing, dance, shake and try out new rhythms and Spanish words with Andres as he takes children on a musical journey through different  Latin American cultures.For ages 3-12.Find out about more Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres shows at DC Public Library locations.

Stories By Hand

Storyteller Kathy MacMillan uses and teaches American Sign Language in her interactive program.For ages 6-12.Find out about more Stories by Hand shows at DC Public Library locations.

Dig Into Reading! Plant Seeds and Get a Book!

Join us at the Petworth Library; we will learn how seeds grow and plant seeds in special pots that children can take home and plant. Then each child will be able to choose a book to keep.This program is for ages 4 and older.Groups, please call to register.

Slim Harrison and the Sunnyland Band

Slim Harrison and his handmade jug band are sure to get children up and moving with his great celebration of American folk music.For ages 5-12.Find out about more shows with Slim Harrison at DC Public Library locations.

Artist Karen O. Brown

Join artist Karen O. Brown as she teaches children to make beautiful art books out of everyday materials.For ages 6-12.Find out about more shows with artist Karen O. Brown at DC Public Library locations.

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