Image of Minecraft Jack-o-lanterns

Minecraft IRL: Spooky Creations

Celebrate Minecraft and Halloween!  Join us in the Children’s Room as we bring Minecraft into real life by crafting spooky scenes and designing Minecraft avatar skins.  Costumes of all kinds encouraged and welcomed. For children ages 4 and up and their caregivers.
Lawn Boy by Gary Paulsen

One Book at a Time Club

The children's room book club meets every Tuesday at 5 pm.  We read a book together and have snacks.  It is a fun time for those between the ages of 8 and 12.  Non-readers are welcome to come and listen. We work on a different book every week.
"The Spiffiest Giant in Town" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features: 'The Spiffiest Giant in Town'

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, October 17 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Spiffiest Giant in Town by Julia Donaldson is the featured piece.
Three actors in the Teatro de la Luna theater group

Teatro de la Luna Presents: Drop in, Not Out!

In the spirit of Hispanic Heritage Month, we have invited the Teatro de la Luna Theater company to the Francis Gregory Library to perform their new play:  “Aprendiendo Juntos”/Drop In, Not Out
violin classes

Learn to Play the Violin or Viola!

Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10:00 am

Did you ever want to play the violin or the viola? Then join a beginners violin or viola class at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library. Classes will be held on Saturdays, beginning November 5, 2016 at 10 a.m.Participants must bring their own instruments. To register, please contact the branch at 202-727-6226.

Halloween Party

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 6:30 pm

Join us for our annual family Halloween Party! Come enjoy crafts, storytime, games, snacks, and more. Guests are encouraged to come in costume! All Ages.  

Halloween Haunting

Monday, October 31, 2016, 5:00 pm

Come show off your costumes at the library before trick-or-treating. We will have music, games, spooky storytelling, and special Halloween treats! Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver.
Ghosts in mason jars

In the Zone: Ghost Pets

Capture a ghost to take home as a no-hassle pet during this month’s In the Zone. Best for ages 5 -12 Image from
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Spooky Stories

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 7:00 pm

Join us in the Children's Room to tell urban legends and other spooky stories.  For older children ages 9-12.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Halloween by Laura Marsh

Halloween Party

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 3:00 pm

Join us in the Children's Room for a Halloween celebration including a storytime, craft, and activities. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.