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mardis gras mask

Mardis Gras: Let the Good Times Roll

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

On Fat Tuesday, come celebrate Mardi Gras. We will make masks, wear beads, enjoy music, and eat King Cake. Best for 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.
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.   
game on

Game On!

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 1:00 pm

All ages are welcome to come and play a bevy of fun board games and video games. This is a monthly program.Games to Play Ticket to Ride Connect Four Clue Jenga Apple to Apples Uno Chutes and Ladders Qwirkle Hoot Owl Hoot!
Ox-Bow Incident

Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club.  We will be meeting at Tenley Library to discuss Ox-Bow Incident on Tuesday, March 7, at 1 p.m.  Please join us!
Upper NW Knitters

Upper NW Knitters

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.