Family Programs

How Do Dinosaurs Go to School?

Dinosaur Party

Please join us in the Children's Room for fun dino-themed stories and crafts.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Color Club

Children and their families are invited to join us for Color Club. We'll provide special coloring sheets and supplies.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Kids' Big Book of Games

Game Club

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to play board games.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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UNCENSORED: Banned Books Week Drop-In Crafts

Please join us in the Children's Room for some crafts celebrating Banned Books Week.  For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Goosebumps movie

UNCENSORED: Goosebumps Movie

Join us in the Children's Room to watch "Goosebumps", a movie about a boy who moves to a new town and discovers his new neighbor, Mr. Shivers, has some dangerous secrets. The movie is based on the popular spooky series by R.L. Stine and is being shown in honor of Banned Books Week
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Happy 75th Birthday Curious George!

Monkey See, Monkey Do, We Want To Celebrate With You! 2016 marks the 75th birthday of everyone’s favorite monkey—Curious George! Help us celebrate George’s birthday on Sunday, Sept. 18 from 2-4 p.m.! There will be a brief movie shown, along with curiosity stations, a special happy birthday snack in honor of George’s special day, and an appearance by a surprise guess! The Number of Guest are limited so R.S.V.P. 
The LEGO Book

LEGO Club

Children ages 4-12 are invited to design, create, and build structures using LEGO bricks.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
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Kids Club: Building Bonanza

Come build with us!  Design structures to meet our challenges using three different materials - sticks, cups, and blocks.   For children ages 2 and up and their caregivers.
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Family Day at CityCenter DC

Join us for a special family-friendly event at CityCenterDC (just around the corner from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library). There will be storytime, a musical performance, and lots of fun for all ages!  
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Live Reptile Show!

Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with a live reptile show! Join us and learn about twelve different reptiles in an interactive program from My Reptile Guys DC. This one-hour program will be followed by a reptile petting zoo, where children can touch and hold the animals! This program is provided with support from Friends of the Palisades Library.  Thank you, Friends!  

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