Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

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Introduction to Pastels with Dominique Hughes

Thursday, March 5, 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, March 5, 2020, 10:30 am

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

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, March 5, 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, March 5, 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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Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

Thursday, March 5, 2020, 6:30 pm

The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets the first Thursday of the month in the Cleveland Park Library second floor conference room. We read all types of crime fiction including noir, thrillers, espionage and even the occasional non-fiction title.  In January we will read The Vinyl Detective by Andrew Cartmel.
Gentle Yoga

Gentle Yoga for Seniors

Friday, March 6, 2020, 11:00 am

Gentle yoga is designed for older adults who prefer a slower-paced practice. Students will experience a gradual progression of yoga poses to strengthen and stretch the body and breathing practices to calm the mind. Please bring your own yoga mat. A towel is recommended as padding for knees. No registration required. The class will admit the first 20 participants at each session.
Crafts

Kid's Crafts

Friday, March 6, 2020, 4:00 pm

Children can explore their creative side during these hands on bi-weekly craft sessions. All ages are welcome, but children under 3 will need adult assistance to complete each craft. All supplies will be provided.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, March 7, 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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Census Spot

Monday, March 9, 2020, 11:00 am

Have you filled out your Census 2020 form yet? Do you have questions? Come to the Cleveland Park Library for a private space to fill out your form online and have your questions answered! Staff will have a laptop for your convenience to fill out the form. Please note, staff can answer questions and get you to the Census website, but they cannot help you fill out your form. Private Room Drop-In Dates: (Second Floor, Study Room 1) Monday, March 9 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
PreSchool Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Monday, March 9, 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.

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