tissue paper fish craft

Swimming Along with Summer Reading!

Diving and swimming are Olympic sports, but they are also a favorite way to spend your time during the summer!
movie cat

Movie Matinee

Feature movie will be kids' choice. Three movie options will be available for selection. All programs are free and open to the public. For ages 6-12.
Image of book cover for "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban"

Harry Potter Crafts & Movie

Join us for Harry Potter Night at the library in celebration of Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling's birthdays!  Get in the Hogwarts spirit by dressing as your favorite character.    
Image of brain fibers from BioArt collection.

BioArt: The Brain

Using images from the BioArt exhibit, investigate how the brain sends signals to the body, and participate in a role-playing activity about neural connections.

Kids Club: Summer Solstice

Summertime and the sun!  Join us as we learn about the sun and eclipses with hands-on activities, then celebrate the longest day of the year by building the longest paper chain and bridge we can!
Nationals Presidents

Take Me Out To The Ball Game!

Meet an official mascot of the Washington Nationals--today! Take me out to the ball game! But before you do that, take me to Parklands-Turner Library to hear stories and songs about baseball! Which one of the Nationals' Racing Presidents Mascots will make an appearance? Come and find out!
The Mighty Ducks

Pajama Movie Night: The Mighty Ducks

When lawyer Gordon Bombay is assigned community service, he must coach a ragtag team of pee wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score, and can't win!  Can he turn the Ducks around? Find out in The Mighty Ducks!
The Jungle Book

Pajama Movie Night: The Jungle Book

In this classic Walt Disney animation based on Rudyard Kipling's novel The Jungle Book, Mowgli, an abandoned child raised by wolves, has his peaceful life threatened by the return of a man-eating tiger. 
Inside Out movie

Pajama Movie Night: Inside Out

When 11-year-old Riley moves to a new city, her Emotions team up to help her. Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness work together, but when Joy and Sadness get lost, they must journey through unfamiliar places to get back home in Inside Out.