Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Toddler Exploration

Toddler Exploration: Dance!

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:30 am

Toddler Exploration: Dance!  Come shake your groovy heads, shoulders, knees and toes at the library for a 20-30 minute program! Caregivers are expected and encouraged to dance with their little ones, be silly, and have fun! Children will practice whole body movements, expression, rhythm and practice listening. This will be in place of other Toddler Explorations programs.
Zumba Gold

Zumba Gold

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 11:00 am

A fun, easy dance exercise class which introduces easy-to-follow Zumba® moves at a lower intensity designed for older adults. Enjoy Latin-inspired movements that provide a great aerobic workout while also focusing on balance, range of motion and coordination.  
Chess

Kid's Chess

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 4:30 pm

This program is for children of all ages who want to learn to play or improve their chess moves and play in tournaments. Our chess instructor will teach the chess players how to think and plan their next move and use their brain power to win. Come and join our chess group and learn to make a risky move, check and have fun. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Cleveland Park Library.
Yoga Hands / Wikimedia Commons from Lululemon Athletica

Weekly Yoga Practice

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join yoga instructor, Dexter Sumner, for an accessible, all-levels yoga class every Wednesday evening. Yoga will take place in the lower level meeting room. Please bring your own yoga mat.  FREE | Ages 18+  *Our instructor will be taking a short summer break. Classes are cancelled on August 7 and 14 and will return on August 21.  
music

Music Time

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 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.
Observational Drawing

Introduction to Observational Drawing

In this eight-week series you will learn to draw proportions, color theory, explore figure drawing, draw a variety of surfaces and textures, draw still life subjects and much more. Drawing kits (including paper and supplies) are available from the instructor. You can borrow a kit during the class or bring your own supplies. For registration or inquiries please email pauline.sealey@dc.gov. FREE | Ages 60 and older  
Baby Lap Time

Little Tots

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 1:30 pm

This program is an extension of our Baby Lap Time program and is recommended for children ages birth-18 months. Little Tots is designed so the baby/young toddler will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them. Please plan on attending only one of the identical 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. sessions.
Baby Lap Time

Little Tots

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 2:30 pm

This program is an extension of our Baby Lap Time program and is recommended for children ages birth-18 months. Little Tots is designed so the baby/young toddler will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them. Please plan on attending only one of the identical 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. sessions.

Commemorating the Stonewall Uprising

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 7:00 pm

June 28 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, nearly a week of unrest sparked by a police raid of the Stonewall Inn in New York City. The uprising is often cited as the beginning of the modern gay rights movement. How did the events in New York City affect the gay rights movement in Washington, D.C.? Did they have an effect on the LGBTQ+ resistance in our city?    
Mad Science

Mad Science: Spectacular Science

Friday, July 26, 2019, 4:00 pm

Explore the scientific process with this exciting show. Learn the science behind magic, explore air pressure and see spectacular indoor fireworks! Recommended for ages 5 and up.

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