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Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, September 23, 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  
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Monday, September 23, 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. Recommended for children and families.
story time owl

PreSchool Story Time

Tuesday, September 24, 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.
needle and thread

Mend It

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 1:00 pm

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

Make It!

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 4:00 pm

Create a different project with us every week as we explore arts, crafts, music, science & technology. Dive into maker and create projects such as musical instruments, computer programming games, paper helicopters, balloon racing cars and more! Recommended for children ages 6 and up & families.  

Techy Tuesday's

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 7:00 pm

Come and learn how to utilize the functionality of your many devices, including cellphones, tablets, laptops, Kindles and eBooks, etc.  You will be assisted on a first come, first serve basis, and helped one-on-one by the class instructor.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 10:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 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 to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 
Seniors Having Fun

Throwback Thursdays

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 1:00 pm

Throwback to the best games, songs and activities!  Play bingo with old friends, sing karaoke with new ones.  Different activities each week.   Recommended for adults & seniors.
Game controller

Teen Game Night

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 4:00 pm

Bring a friend and explore favorite gaming systems as well as board games. Recommended for teens.
Octopus and Turtle dancing

Music & Movement

Friday, September 27, 2019, 1:30 pm

Dance, sing & play instruments with your friends at the library!  Move along to the beats during this dynamic and interactive program that builds early literacy skills.   Recommended for children and caregivers.