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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 
Rainbow Heart

Rainbow Family Story Time

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

7 p.m.
Everyone is welcome at this story time celebrating all types of families. Fun for the entire family, this story time explores themes of family, love and friendship. Sing songs and read stories about all the wonderfully different ways a person and a family can be in the world.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

This is the poster for Tangerine

Tangerine: LGBTQ Pride Film Series at West End

West End Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for Tangerine, the final film in our LGBTQ Pride Month film series!

Monday, July 3, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Thursday, July 6, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room
First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading Series 2017

First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
As part of the First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading Series, each month, two featured local poets will read from their original works. Open mic follows the featured readings.   

Friday, July 7, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Saturday, July 8, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Monday, July 10, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room
Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Thursday, July 13, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Friday, July 14, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Saturday, July 15, 2017

"Summer Fun"

Hot Fun In The Summer Time Summer Programming!

Northeast Library

(All day)
Join us for special programs in July! We'll take a little break from weekday story times, and enjoy summer fun every day at 10 a.m. Don't forget, you can always drop in for story time on Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.    Monday, 7/3: Bubble baby boogie * Outdoors on the patio Tuesday, 7/4: CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY Wednesday, 7/5: Dance party * Lower Level Meeting Room Thursday, 7/6: Play date * Children’s room Friday, 7/7: Crafty kids * Lower Level Meeting Room

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Shakespeare for the Young logo

Shakespeare for the Young: Midsummer Magic

Anacostia Library

10:30 a.m.
Midsummer Magic is a fun, interactive puppetry performance featuring the characters Titania and Oberon, Puck the Fairy and Bottom the Weaver from Shakespeare’s whimsical play A Midsummer Night’s Dream. It is a gentle and inclusive journey for children under eight into the rich world of Shakespeare. The Bard himself makes an appearance in puppet form as the performers make this delightful fairy story accessible and exciting for young children through soft body puppetry, movement and interactive play with the audience.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

We Are All ...Book Cover

Adult Book Club

Takoma Park Library

7 p.m.
Join our Adult Book Club every third Thursday of the month. We have a lively group discussion for an hour and read mostly literary fiction titles. Next Book:  We are All Completely Beside Ourselves  by Karen Joy Fowler.  Members vote on the next book to read each month.  New members welcome!

Monday, July 24, 2017

Recipe Swap

Cookbook Club

Francis A. Gregory Library

7 p.m.
Join us the fourth Monday each month for Cookbook Club! Each month meet up with other cookbook enthusiasts to exchange recipes and sample treats. Check back each month for a new, featured recipe!   Please see the Adult Services Librarian for more information, or call 202-698-6373 to RSVP.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading Series 2017

First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
As part of the First Thursday Evening Poetry Reading Series, each month, two featured local poets will read from their original works. Open mic follows the featured readings.   

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 

Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

We Are All ...Book Cover

Adult Book Club

Takoma Park Library

7 p.m.
Join our Adult Book Club every third Thursday of the month. We have a lively group discussion for an hour and read mostly literary fiction titles. Next Book:  We are All Completely Beside Ourselves  by Karen Joy Fowler.  Members vote on the next book to read each month.  New members welcome!

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Library Takeout

10:30 a.m.
Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW.