Family Programs

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Summer Reading Finale

Say it isn’t so! It's almost the end of summer as well as our summer reading program, which concludes on Aug. 26.  We will wrap up this wonderful season of reading with games and other fun activities on the front lawn. Don’t forgot to stop by and pick up your summer reading prize if you have not done so already. For children of all ages as well as their parents and/or caregivers
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Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Japan-in-a-Suitcase provides hands-on activities as well as items from Japanese elementary schools including traditional clothing and games. This program is presented by the Japan-American Society of Washington D.C, and is recommended for ages 6-12.
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Kid's Club: Curious George Party

Come celebrate all things Curious George with us in the Children’s Room. Never read a Curious George book before? Here’s your chance! A librarian will read Curious George stories, and then you can embark on a variety of fun activities. Make Curious George masks and finger puppets, take home stickers and magnets, get a temporary tattoo, color Curious George bookmarks and coloring pages, and more! 
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Story Time with Washington Nationals Broadcaster Bob Carpenter

Join us for a special story time with Bob Carpenter, MASN TV play-by-play broadcaster for the Washington Nationals baseball team. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session with the audience. Family Program
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Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with Washington Nationals pitcher Shawn Kelley. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
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Story Time with a Washington Nationals Player

Join us for a special story time with Washington Nationals starting pitcher Tanner Roark. Story time will be followed by a Q&A session between the player and the audience. ​Family Program
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In the Zone: Paper Bowl Jellyfish

For this month’s In the Zone, we are going under the sea and making jellyfish out of paper bowls and streamers. In the Zone is held the third Tuesday of each month for kids to kick back and enjoy games, crafts, or other fun.  
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Movie Series: Leaving Home: E.T.

Join us for our July movie series: Leaving Home. This week's movie is: E.T.: The Extraterrestrial. This program is recommended for ages 4-12.  
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July Movie Series: Leaving Home: Minions

Join us for our July movie series: Leaving Home. This week's movie is: Minions. This program is recommended for ages 4-12.  
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Movie Series: Leaving Home: The Wild

Join us for our July Movie Series: Leaving Home. This week's movie is: The Wild. This program is recommended for ages 4-12.

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