Book Clubs

Cover of Secret Coders

Graphic Novel Book Club

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Secret Coders by Gene Luen Yang & Mike Holmes. We'll have a snack and do a craft related to the theme of the book after we talk about it. Talk to the librarian to check out a copy of the book. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up. 
Creeps: Night of the Frankenfrogs

Book Club: Creeps: Night of the Frankenfrogs

Monday, April 10, 2017, 4:30 pm

Children ages 6-12 are invited to read Creeps: Night of the Frankenfrogs, a graphic novel about a group of friends investigating the mysterious disappearance of some of their middle-school classmates. Then join us in the Children's Room to discuss the book. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Cover for Bera the One Headed Troll

Graphic Novel Book Club

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Bera the One-Headed Troll by Eric Orchard. We'll have a snack and do a craft related to the theme of the book after we talk about it. Talk to the librarian to check out a copy of the book. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up.
Cover of City of Ember

Tenley Readers Unite: The City of Ember

In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her beloved but decaying underground city. Read The City of Ember, then come to the library at the date and time below to talk about it with other kids. Snacks will be provided.    
Comic Squad: Recess

Book Club: Comics Squad: Recess

Read Comics Squad: Recess, a collection of comics about everyone's favorite subject: recess! Then join us in 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.  
'You're Doing That in the Talent Show' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'You're Doing That in the Talent Show?!'

Monday, March 27, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 27 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
'A Crow of His Own' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features ‘A Crow of His Own’

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 20 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.A Crow of His Own by Megan Dowd Lambert is the featured piece.
'Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato'

Calling all readers and actors Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 13 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
'Leprechauns Never Lie' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Leprechauns Never Lie'

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 6 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Leprechauns Never Lie by Lorna & Lecia Balian is the featured piece.
Cover of the Keeper of Lost Cities

Tenley Readers Unite: Keeper of the Lost Cities

12-year-old Sophie learns why she’s so different from everyone else around her - she’s a kind of elf known as a Telepath. Another Telepath, Fritz, finds her and takes her to Eternalia to help her learn to control her abilities. Sophie soon learns that she has abilities considered exceptional even among Telepaths - and that many people would do anything to get a hold of her for them.

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