Family Programs

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Halloween Party!

Games, ghouls, and Goosebumps will provide an afternoon full of fun and fright. Come dressed in costume to earn fun treats- we promise the books won't bite!  Join us for our Halloween Spooktacular Party!   For children and families.
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

Halloween Party

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

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.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Spooky Stories

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. 
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Halloween Party

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.

Halloween Party

Join us at the library to celebrate Halloween with games, crafts, face painting, stories and refreshments. At the end, we'll show a Halloween themed movie. This program is recommended for all ages.
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Scary Storytime at Safeway

Join the DC Public Library at the Petworth Safeway for Halloween-themed books, songs and a morning of fun activities designed to help develop your child’s reading skills. Children of all ages are encouraged to arrive in their spookiest costumes. Enjoy cupcakes and see which crafty kid can decorate the scariest pumpkin..Storytime at the Georgia Ave./Petworth Safeway 3830 Georgia Ave. NW Washington, DC 20011
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Game On!

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 1:00 pm

All ages are welcome to come and play a bevy of fun board games and video games.Games to Play Ticket to Ride Connect Four Clue Jenga Apple to Apples Uno Chutes and Ladders Qwirkle Hoot Owl Hoot!