Capitol View
Neighborhood Library

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Make It!

Tuesday, May 21, 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! April 2 - Balloon Zipline (MAKE a balloon zip line that will race down the track the fastest!)
Twisted Melodies

Mosaic on the Move - Twisted Melodies

Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 7:00 pm

The library is excited to host Mosaic Theater for a discussion of their recent production Twisted Melodies: The Donny Hathaway Story. In addition to a listening party of Hathaway's music Mosaic staff will lead a discussion about mental health and the arts. 
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, May 22, 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. 
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Jazzy Colors II

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 1:00 pm

Wind down on Wednesday with art therapy at Capitol View Library. If you like jazz and coloring you should pay us a visit. Relax to the sounds of old and new jazz while coloring and exercising your mind.  We are looking forward to coloring with you. Jazzy Colors is recommended for adults, and is free and open to the public.
It's Crochet Time

It's Crochet Time

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:00 am

Got crochet needles? Come put them to work during our crochet lessons. Whether you are a beginner or experienced, this crochet circle is for you. You'll be able to receive expert instruction on creating beautiful pieces for yourself or others. All ages are welcome. This program is free and open to the public.
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Art & Stories with the Hirshhorn Museum

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 10:30 am

Join Hirshhorn Museum staff to discover how colors mix and splatter through a read-aloud of Mix It Up by Hervé Tullet and an exploration of a spl
Mid Day Movies

Mid-Day Movies

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 1:00 pm

Unwind with friends and join us for an afternoon movie.  Participate and vote each week for the movie to be shown the following week.   Recommended for adults and seniors.

Email Basics

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 2:30 pm

Come create an email account and learn how to use the many different features that comes with using your email, including attaching pictures, adding multiple recipients, building a contact list, etc. Seats are limited to 10 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive 30 minutes early to sign up for a seat at one of the 10 workstations.
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Teen Game Night

Thursday, May 23, 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, May 24, 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.