Woodridge
Neighborhood Library

Billy Goats Gruff

Three Billy Goats Gruff/Los Tres Chivitos Gruff

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, 10 a.m.

Enjoy a special bilingual presentation of the Three Billy Goats Gruff/Los Tres Chivitos Gruff in English and Spanish in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Don’t miss this new spin on an old classic. Participants will enjoy seeing this story come to life as librarians act out the roles of the goats, the troll and the narrator. You don’t need to speak Spanish to enjoy this truly fun event for families.

Grand Opening Celebration

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, 10 a.m.

Celebrate the opening of the new Woodridge Library. Special performances and fun activities for all ages.    10 a.m. -- Special Bilingual "Three Billy Goats Gruff" performed by our amazing librarians (for ages 3-8) 10:30 a.m. – Senior Stretch with Golden Olympian Sue Barnes (adults) 11:15 a.m. -- Storyteller Arianna Ross (for ages 4+) 12 p.m. -- Building Tour 12 p.m. -- God’s Miracles (Rhythm & Blues) 1 p.m. -- DC Retro Jumpers Double Dutch Team (all ages)
Woodridge Book Club Kick Off

"Know Your Neighborhood Series-Woodridge"- Part I

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, 2:30 p.m.

Join the community, neighbors and friends at the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club Kick-Off, for a panel discussion,“Woodridge: Conversations with the Community on the History, People, Resources and Future of a Magnificent Community in NE, Washington, DC."
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, 6 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, 6 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  
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Debt Collection: Know Your Rights!

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Are you getting harassing phone calls from debt collectors? This interactive workshop with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will give you information to help you handle debt collectors and will teach you about your rights when someone harasses you about a debt. Learn how to stop the calls and protect yourself.
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Class meets at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library, 1801 Hamlin Street, NE
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 6 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  

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