Anacostia
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Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Monday, September 25, 2017, 11:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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Wii Game Night

Join us every Monday night at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library to play Wii games. Ages 6 and up.  
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Monday, September 25, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
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UNCENSORED Presents: "Banned" featuring Be Steadwell

Monday, September 25, 2017, 7:00 pm

Spend a wonderful evening grooving to the sounds of "Queer Pop" artist Be Steadwell. A DC native, Be has been around the country (and the UK) singing beautiful songs about love, loss, and redemption. Be has an amazing way with beats and melodies that is sure to captivate listeners of any age. 
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Community Connections

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 9:30 am

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is pleased to be partnering with Community Connections, who will be here every Tuesday and Thursday to provide supportive services to promote housing stability and to prevent homelessness. Services offered include assistance with obtaining IDs, completing applications for services, and guidance with regards to Social Security Disability Income. Community Connections staff will be located in one of our study rooms and no appointment is needed. 
Preschool StoryTime

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 10:30 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. 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. Class groups and daycares welcome at these sessions. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.
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CAAB's One-on-One Financial Coaching

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 2:00 pm

During a 45-minute long session with one of Capital Area Asset Builders' Financial Coaches, we can review your personal financial situation/challenges and develop an action plan to achieve your financial wellness. The session is confidential and free. To RSVP for your personal coaching session please RSVP with our partner CAAB. Study Room 1
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UNCENSORED: "Banned Bars" Open Mic featuring Poet, Epiphany

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

Poets, MCs and singers are all coming together to celebrate freedom of expression through poetry and free verse. The "Banned Bars" open mic will feature nationally acclaimed poet and author Ashley "Epiphany" Hodges. Please bring your best poems or free verse to share with us in this evening of poetry at the Anacostia Library. 
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Community Connections

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 2:00 pm

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is pleased to be partnering with Community Connections, who will be here every Tuesday and Thursday to provide supportive services to promote housing stability and to prevent homelessness. Services offered include assistance with obtaining IDs, completing applications for services, and guidance with regards to Social Security Disability Income. Community Connections staff will be located in one of our study rooms and no appointment is needed. 
Furiously Happy

Page Turner Thursdays: Furiously Happy

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

For the month of September Page Turner Thursday will be reading Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson.  Furiously Happy explores the author's battle with mental illness and provides humor and laughter in fighting through such a difficult subject.  

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