Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Family Story Time

Family Story Time

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

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are 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 grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Lego Club

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 11 a.m.

Open Lego Duplo block play time for children ages 2 to 5 years and their caregivers. 
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Earn Community Service Hours as a Tutor

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 2 p.m.

GIVE is a nonprofit who can pair you with an elementary or middle school child. You will help that child with their academic work and act as a mentor to them. This is a fun way to give back to the community and earn community service hours. We meet Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the children's room.  For more information, email  
GIVE youth students and tutors

GIVE: Free Tutoring Programs

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 2 p.m.

GIVE is a completely free tutoring program for elementary school students.  Participants will be matched up with a high school tutor.  A fun way to stay ahead in school!  We meet Saturdays from 2 pm to 4 pm.
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I Made It Myself

Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, 2 p.m.

Arts and crafts for children of all ages.  
The Lego Book

Lego Challenge!

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, 4 p.m.

Come build your best Lego creation!   Lego pieces are small. Ages 5 and older please.
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Feeder's Advisory : A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, 7 p.m.

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes?  This month’s selection is Robin Ha’s Cook Korean! : A Comic Book with Recipes.
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Tuesday Yoga

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, 1 p.m.

Tuesday Yoga is back!  A free beginner yoga class taught by Lindsey Crawford of Yoga District.  We meet in the sunny children's programming room.  Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and bring your own mat or towel.  Participants will have to sign a waiver. 18+ please.

ESL English Conversation Club

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, 7 p.m.

Come to our ESL English Conversation Club, where you can practice your English skills in a casual environment. This conversation group is for English learners at all levels, but participants should have some English knowledge. This is an open group, and you can drop in at anytime between 7 and 8 p.m.  

Coffee & Conversation

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, 11 a.m.

Join DCPL customers and staff for coffee, conversation, and sometimes even a craft on the fourth Wednesday of each month.   Coffee & Conversation brings together customers from all walks of life in informal conversation focused on relevant and engaging topics discussed over a cup of coffee.  Through this exchange of ideas, Coffee & Conversation promotes the library as a place to meet your neighbors and focuses on what people have in common rather than their differences.   Please join us!