Read Smile, the acclaimed graphic novel by Raina Telgemeier, about a sixth-grader who's dealing with braces, a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly. Then join us in the Children's Room to discuss the book.
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.
A book club for kids between 4th - 7th grades.
15-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in preparation for a Christmas ball.
Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Dream Jumper by Greg Grunberg & Lucas Turnbloom. Enjoy a snack related to the theme of the book while we talk about our favorite parts and then do a craft. This program is recommended for ages 7-12.
Read Dragons Beware!, a graphic novel about a girl who sets out to slay a dragon, and then join us in the Children's Room for a discussion and a craft.
For children ages 8-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.
Questions? Call 202-724-4691.