Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

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Music Time

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 10:00 am

Sing, play, dance and learn. That’s our motto for this program. Children of all ages will have the opportunity to play musical instruments, sing along with popular songs, dance to their favorite music, and learn the alphabet and how to count. This program is all about rhythm and speech stimuli that allow children to enjoy music.
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Introduction to Pastels with Dominique Hughes

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 10:00 am

Unleash your creativity on canvas while you deepen your knowledge of art. In this eight-week introductory class you will learn color mixing, layering to create the right color, using value and color to create form and depth, and strategies to create realistic subject matter. Colored pencils, pastel and watercolor pencils, canvas paper, cups and paper plates will be provided. Please register by emailing pauline.sealey@dc.gov. 
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Wise Aging Seminar Series

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 10:30 am

RESCHEDULED DATES! Now starting Feb. 6
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 1:30 pm

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children ages 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.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 2:30 pm

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children ages 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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Mystery Morsels

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 4:00 pm

Calling all food critics to a delightful one-time program celebrating one of the most delicious foods invented.   Learn the fascinating history behind the creation of this common food and its African American inventor, and enjoy some of the fruits of their labor!   Curious about the specific food being discussed? Join us on Feb. 27 to find out what it is! Ages 4 and up!  
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family. These 30-to-40-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Saturday Technology Training Sessions

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 1:00 pm

Saturday Technology Training Sessions (STTS) meet every other Saturday, with some exceptions, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Cleveland Park Library in the upstairs conference room. Specific topics of discussion related to adaptive technology and the DC Public Library are announced over the STTS listserv. Please call 202-727-1335 to get on the listserv. March 28 - May 9 will be a speaker series on the topic of Entrepreneurship, Employment and Accessibility. March 28 -- Finding an Idea April 11 -- Finding Customers April 25 -- Finding the Money
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Preschool Story Time

Monday, March 2, 2020, 11:00 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 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 1:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.

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