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Family Films

Family Films

Friday, October 25, 2019, 3:30 pm

Unwind the week with a feature film, family and friends!   For children & caregivers.
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Let's Build

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 10:00 am

Are you interested in developing skills in constructive problem solving, organization and experimentation? LEGO construction is a great way to achieve this while having fun.  Bring your ideas or develop new ones when you get there. We have the LEGO blocks and are waiting to see what you create.    This program is recommended for children and families, and is free and open to the public. .
Board Games

Game Day

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 2:00 pm

Enjoy new and classic board games!  Bring friends & family & challenge them to a game of Forbidden Island, The Resistance, Monopoly, Chess, Connect Four and more.   Recommended for children, teens, and families. 
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Mavis Beacon Monday's Typing Clinic

Monday, October 28, 2019, 2:00 pm

In this 1.5 hour session, you will engage in self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills, in order to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career.  Seats are limited to 10 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive 30 minutes early to sign in for a seat at one of the 10 workstations. Required skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. Class Objectives:
Color My World

Color My World

Monday, October 28, 2019, 4:00 pm

Are you interested in sparking your imagination and expressing yourself? Color my World is just for you. Let your creativity shine by selecting coloring sheets or take a chance and design your own.  No matter what you choose, we're saving a spot just for you in the Children's Room. Recommended for ages 5-12. This program is free and open to the public.
ASL

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, October 28, 2019, 6:00 pm

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. Questions? Contact: Janice Rosen, Librarian, Library Express, 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.
ASL

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, October 28, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is free, no need to register. Questions? Contact Janice Rosen, librarian, Library Express at 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Monday, October 28, 2019, 7:00 pm

Story time fun for the entire family! Join us for an evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-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. The last Monday of every month will be a collaborative Pajama Story Time featuring American Sign Language songs and stories.  Join in the fun and learn some new signs!   Recommended for children and families.
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PreSchool Story Time

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 10:30 am

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-to-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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Mend It

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 1:00 pm

Bring in anything that needs mending or sewing and receive guidance on putting it back together.   Recommended for adults.  

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