Children

End of Summer Reading Party!

Come celebrate the completion of Summer Reading with crafts, games, and refreshments.  We'll also draw the winners for the Summer Reading raffles!  Thank you for participating in Summer Reading in the Palisades!

Last Day of Summer Reading!

Today is the official last day of Summer Reading.  If you haven't turned in your reading log, please bring it in and get your prizes!  We'll be drawing winners for our Children's Summer Reading raffles at the End of Summer Reading Party on September 3rd. 

Summer Reading Ongoing!

Summer Reading is ongoing from now until August 31st.  Please remember to turn in your reading logs and claim your prizes!  You can also still sign up!

Summer Reading Superheroes Party

It's a bird. It's a plane. It’s a… party of epic proportions! Join us for crafts, movies, and snacks to celebrate your awesome Summer Reading achievements! Come dressed as your favorite real or imaginary superhero. Be Ironman, your Mom, Harry Potter girl... whoever!All ages are welcome. For more information, call 202-698-0183.

S.T.E.A.M. Summer Fun

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics? How about adding some Art? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Ages 6-12

Art Attack: Beading

Art Attack: Children can delve into a different types of art projects at Art Attack in the children's room.  On Wednesday, August 13 we will be making bead earrings and animals.

Vibrations: The Science of Sound

Musician Slim Harrison will present Vibrations: The Science of Sound, a hands-on performance experience with homemade & recycled instruments. The participants will have the opportunity to experiment with vibrations.Ages 6-12

Google Maker Camp

Francis Gregory Library is now a site for Maker Camp

Arianna Ross - Story Teller

Story Teller Arianna Ross will present the program Earth Adventure. Travel around the earth using your imagination, voice and body. Discover the many magical mysteries of this amazing earth.  Whether you swim in the ocean, hike in the mountains, play in a park or dance in a river, you can hear the earth’s special symphony singing your ears.        Ages 6- 12

Forensic Mystery Workshop

Have you ever watched an episode of Bones or CSI and wondered how the forensic scientists are able to identify someone using just a tooth? Come to the Forensic Mystery Workshop! This program is a science workshop designed to teach teens about forensic science in a hands on way. Teens will get the chance to examine a set of bones and other evidence to determine the identity of an unknown person.

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