Book Clubs

Cardboard

Book Club: CARDBOARD

Read Cardboard, a graphic novel about a boy who must save his town from magical cardboard creatures, and then come to the Children's Room to discuss the book. For children ages 8-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
'The Gingerbread Boy' book cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'The Gingerbread Boy'

  Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, September 29 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Gingerbread Boy by Paul Galdone is the featured piece.
'I'll be home for Christmas' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'I'll Be Home for Christmas'

Monday, December 12, 2016, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, December 15 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
'The Mitten' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'The Mitten'

Monday, December 19, 2016, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 29 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
Christmas Prayer Cover

Ladies Night Book Club

Thursday, December 29, 2016, 6:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of A Christmas Prayer by Kimberla Lawson Roby. All are welcome, though the titles are chosen with women in mind. 
Cleopatra in Space: Book One, Target PracticeCleopatra in Space: Book Two, The Thief and the Sword

Kids' Book Club

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 4:15 pm

Kids' Book Club is early in December due to our annual programming break -- we'll meet on the second Wednesday of the month (instead of the usual fourth Wednesday). 

Kids' Book Club

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 4:15 pm

This month, we're reading _____ by _____. At our meeting, we'll discuss the book, do a fun activity, and enjoy snacks. Participants will also vote on the book we'll read for our January meeting! Copies of the book will be available ASAP for checkout at the Information Desk. Ages 8-12.
Cover of Secondhand Heroes

Graphic Novel Book Club

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 4:00 pm

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Secondhand Heroes by Justin LaRocca Hansen. Enjoy a snack related to the them of the book while we talk about our favorite parts and then do a craft. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up.
dog days

Dog Days @ Woodridge Wimpy Kid Club

Wednesday, December 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

'Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion'

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, November 14 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

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