Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, July 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for 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.  This program is free and open to the public.
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LEGO Time - Booktalk

Saturday is Family Play Time!  Come to the Library and build, explore, and play with LEGOs and share a favorite book in the Children's Room from  2 p.m. to 4 p.m. every other Saturday.  This program is designed for children ages 5-13 years old.
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The Sign of the Times with Mr. Greggs

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 10:00 am

Join The Sign of the Times with Mr. Greggs for a photography workshop for ages 10-15. This workshop will teach the youth how to use different types of cameras focusing on basic camera functions, good picture taking skills and documenting changes in the community. All workshop will expose the youth to books of famous, local and national professional minority artist in photography. This program is free and offers a great experience for youth. Tuesdays and Thursdays June 27 - August 13, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 6:00 pm

Every Tuesday at 6 p.m., please join us to share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 12 years! Children and their grownups 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. This program is free and open to the public
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Build a Better World

Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 1:00 pm

Build a Better World! One Book at a Time!   Come out and learn some basic techniques that will increase your knowledge of reading to young scholars. Pass on the gift of reading and share some great books in the process. We are looking forward to meeting you!   This program is free and open to the public
Reptiles Alive!

Reptiles Alive!

Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 1:00 pm

Enjoy an exciting live animal show! Friendly and professional wildlife presenters will entertain audiences of all ages with funny animal stories and facts while showcasing a colorful variety of exotic animals.

Baby-Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 1:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to two years old.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on a lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.  This program is free and open to the public.

Ice Cream Extravaganza

Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 2:00 pm

Mmmmm, mmmmm good! Come learn how to make ice cream. Ages 6 and up.This is free and open to all.
You are invited to learn about the D.C. Public Library’s online services. We have research tools you can use at home, at school or on the go. Learn how our online  services can save you from a trip to the library.  This program is for students of all ages

dclibrary.org: Online Homework Help

Friday, August 4, 2017, 1:00 pm

You are invited to learn about the D.C. Public Library’s online services. We have research tools you can use at home, at school or on the go. Learn how our online services can save you from a trip to the library.This program is for students of all ages, but free to all who attend.    
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Dojo Comedy: The Joy of Improv

Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 4:00 pm

Learn about improv comedy with Dojo Comedy. Cooperate with others to stage funny scenes and scenarios.  This program is free and open to the public.

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