Neighborhood Library

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 4:00 pm

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Ages 4-12.  
Latino Americans by Ray Suarez

Author Talk: Latino Americans

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join author Ray Suarez for his author talk on Latino Americans: The 500 Year Legacy That Shaped A Nation.

Brown Bag Chamber Recital

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 12:00 pm

On the first Thursday of each month, the DC Public Library presents a performance of chamber music. The recital is held at noon in auditorium A-5 of the historic, MLK Jr. Memorial Library.  Performers include internationally-known local musicians, Ralitza Patcheva, Vasily Popov and special guests. For more information, please contact the Adult Services Department, 202-727-1291.
Dr. Seuss Birthday

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 4:00 pm

We will be celebrating Dr. Seuss’s Birthday! Come watch the original animated Cat in The Hat,* while wearing your very own Cat in the Hat hat.**   *The video runs 25 minutes **While supplies last    
Manga Madness

Manga Madness

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us at on the first Thursday of each month for Manga Madness. Watch the newest streaming anime from Crunchyroll and learn about a fascinating aspect of Japanese culture. Refreshments provided. Ages 11-19
Photo of an inkwell and feather pen

Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Writing Club

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 7:00 pm

Share your work and receive supportive feedback from other serious adult writers. No formal assignments will be given, but prompts and exercises are a part of the club.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Friday, March 3, 2017, 10:00 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-40 minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
blocks and baby toes

Tots and Toys Playdate

Friday, March 3, 2017, 11:00 am

Join us for an informal, indoor playdate. Kids can play with toys, browse books, visit with friends, and toddle! We'll set out toys to develop motor skills and books to encourage early literacy. You bring the little ones. For children ages birth to 3 with their parents or caregivers.  
Multicultural-themed graphic

ESL Conversation Circle

Practice your conversational skills with the help of volunteers from the Washington English Center. Please note that the Conversational Circle is designed for people who already have some knowledge of spoken English. Each session is ninety minutes long and is seated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family, this 30-40 minute story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.