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Saturday, June 3, 2017

family portrait

Portraits for Families

Petworth Library

12:30 p.m.
Learn how to take stunning portraits with your camera or cell phone. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Upper NW Knitters

Upper NW Knitters

Tenley-Friendship Library

7 p.m.
Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Book cover "The Bowl with Gold Seams"

The Bowl with Gold Seams

Georgetown Library

1 p.m.
Ellen Prentiss Campbell's debut novel is a moving, intimate story inspired by an unusual chapter in the long history of Pennsylvania’s Bedford Springs Hotel: its use in 1945 as a detainment center for the Japanese ambassador to Berlin, his staff, and their families. The author will discuss writing her book, the background story, and read excerpts. 
Adult Coloring

Peace & Quiet & Coloring Books: Adult Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

1:30 p.m.
Feeling stressed? Looking for an outing and an outlet? Then join us every other Saturday beginning on May 13, 2017 for some peace and quiet AND coloring books when we practice coloring inside the lines while we unwind.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Yarn

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us from 3 p.m. for a knitting and crocheting circle. All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory knitting instruction to beginners. In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Saturday Crochet

Tuesday Morning Crochet Circle

Francis A. Gregory Library

10:30 a.m.
On Tuesdays, we crochet! Every second and fourth Tuesday of the Month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  All levels are welcome.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Drawing of a strawberry

Adult Coloring: Midsummer Days' Color

Tenley-Friendship Library

2 p.m.
Celebrate the official start of summer with an informal 90-minute coloring session! Materials provided.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

food photo

Food Photography

Petworth Library

6 p.m.
Learn how to photograph food with your camera or cell phone. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald
Upper NW Knitters

Upper NW Knitters

Tenley-Friendship Library

7 p.m.
Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.

Friday, June 23, 2017

sewing machine photo

DIY Clothing Repair

Mt. Pleasant Library

2 p.m.
Build a Better World by repairing, recycling, and re-purposing your old clothes. Bring your (clean!) damaged garment and we'll work together to figure out how to patch or mend it. Sewing machines and hand sewing tools will be provided. While we work, we'll discuss sustainable approaches to buying and maintaining our wardrobes.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Adult Coloring

Peace & Quiet & Coloring Books: Adult Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

1:30 p.m.
Feeling stressed? Looking for an outing and an outlet? Then join us every other Saturday beginning on May 13, 2017 for some peace and quiet AND coloring books when we practice coloring inside the lines while we unwind.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Block Party

3rd Annual Neighborhood Block Party

Northeast Library

1 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon celebrating the Summer Reading theme of Build a Better World! This year's party will feature games, snacks (slushies!!), surprises, music performances, and more.   Open to all ages. From 1 - 4 p.m. in front of the library on 7th Street NE. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Northeast Library.   P.S. Do you have some old puzzles you no longer use? Maybe you'd like one of ours? Look for the Puzzle Swap table at the Block Party.
Yarn

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us from 3 p.m. for a knitting and crocheting circle. All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory knitting instruction to beginners. In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Saturday Crochet

Tuesday Morning Crochet Circle

Francis A. Gregory Library

10:30 a.m.
On Tuesdays, we crochet! Every second and fourth Tuesday of the Month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  All levels are welcome.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Adult Coloring

Peace & Quiet & Coloring Books: Adult Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

1:30 p.m.
Feeling stressed? Looking for an outing and an outlet? Then join us every other Saturday beginning on May 13, 2017 for some peace and quiet AND coloring books when we practice coloring inside the lines while we unwind.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Yarn

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us from 3 p.m. for a knitting and crocheting circle. All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory knitting instruction to beginners. In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Saturday Crochet

Tuesday Morning Crochet Circle

Francis A. Gregory Library

10:30 a.m.
On Tuesdays, we crochet! Every second and fourth Tuesday of the Month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  All levels are welcome.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Adult Coloring

Peace & Quiet & Coloring Books: Adult Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

1:30 p.m.
Feeling stressed? Looking for an outing and an outlet? Then join us every other Saturday beginning on May 13, 2017 for some peace and quiet AND coloring books when we practice coloring inside the lines while we unwind.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Yarn

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us from 3 p.m. for a knitting and crocheting circle. All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory knitting instruction to beginners. In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Saturday Crochet

Tuesday Morning Crochet Circle

Francis A. Gregory Library

10:30 a.m.
On Tuesdays, we crochet! Every second and fourth Tuesday of the Month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  All levels are welcome.
Coloring image of a dolphin

Adult Coloring: Summer Fun

Tenley-Friendship Library

2 p.m.
Color your summer stylish at our 90-minute adult coloring get-together. Materials provided.

Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017

Coloring image of a dolphin

Adult Coloring: Summer Fun

Tenley-Friendship Library

2 p.m.
Color your summer stylish at our 90-minute adult coloring get-together. Materials provided.
Upper NW Knitters

Upper NW Knitters

Tenley-Friendship Library

7 p.m.
Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.

Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017

Adult Coloring

Peace & Quiet & Coloring Books: Adult Coloring

Francis A. Gregory Library

1:30 p.m.
Feeling stressed? Looking for an outing and an outlet? Then join us every other Saturday beginning on May 13, 2017 for some peace and quiet AND coloring books when we practice coloring inside the lines while we unwind.

Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017

Yarn

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

3 p.m.
Join us from 3 p.m. for a knitting and crocheting circle. All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory knitting instruction to beginners. In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017

Saturday Crochet

Tuesday Morning Crochet Circle

Francis A. Gregory Library

10:30 a.m.
On Tuesdays, we crochet! Every second and fourth Tuesday of the Month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  All levels are welcome.
Coloring image of a dolphin

Adult Coloring: Summer Fun

Tenley-Friendship Library

2 p.m.
Color your summer stylish at our 90-minute adult coloring get-together. Materials provided.

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017

Portrait

Learn to Take Portraits

Petworth Library

10 a.m.
Learn how to take stunning portraits with your camera or cell phone. This class will be adapted especially for taking photos of families or other groups of people. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Coloring image of a dolphin

Adult Coloring: Summer Fun

Tenley-Friendship Library

2 p.m.
Color your summer stylish at our 90-minute adult coloring get-together. Materials provided.