Neighborhood Library

Monsters, Inc.

Pajama Movie Night: Monsters, Inc.

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 6 p.m.

Put on your PJs and join Sulley and his one-eyed partner and best friend, Mike, as they try to return little girl back home after she wanders into to Monstropolis in Monsters, Inc. Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome
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Neuroscience Discussions

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 6 p.m.

Join William B. Marks, Ph.D. and attorney Jeanine Hull for a guided discussion of trauma and the brain.
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Tenleytown Memoir & Essay Writing Club

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 7 p.m.

Join a supportive circle of advanced adult writers. Writing enthusiast, Maura Policelli, facilitates this informal group.
Tai Chi

T'ai Chi with Susan Lowell

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join Susan Lowell from tenleytowntaichi.com and learn about the flowing movements of this time-honored Chinese martial art, which weaves together meditation and relaxation with the wisdom of Chinese medicine. Experience a gentle, traditional movement system which emphasizes softness and stability, comfort and awareness as a path to improved health, and find out why it is celebrated by NIH, the Mayo Clinic and Harvard Medical School.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 10 a.m.

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. 
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Tots and Toys Playdate

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 11 a.m.

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.  
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ESL Conversation Circle

Practice your conversational English skills with trained volunteers from the Washington English Center. We ask that participants have some language skills -- it is not a formal class. 
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

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.   
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Superfoods Workshop with Deborah Chin

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

Learn more about the benefits of superfoods with a Certified Holistic Health Coach. Deborah Chin of Natural Vibrations will lead this free, one-time workshop for adults. 
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Yoga Mondays

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Have a balanced autumn with the help of Viniyoga, a type of gentle hatha yoga. After many requests we were able to expand the class schedule. Each class is 75 minutes long and will be seated on a first-come, first served basis. Please bring your own yoga mat.