Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 2:30 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.
French Story Time

French Story Time

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 4:00 pm

French Story Time is for children of all ages. This program includes songs, music and motion and is very interactive. Children have the opportunity to practice their French by learning French songs, enjoying French stories and connecting words with motion.
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French Conversation Group

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 6:00 pm

Join us for a fun and informative French conversation group. Led by a local language teacher, we will learn about French-speaking cultures, improve our language skills and share experiences! This class is designed for advanced beginners-intermediate French speakers. Come to any session--no RSVP required.   This class will be held in the Cleveland Park Library 2nd Floor Conference Room from 6-7:30 p.m. This program is for adults.
Toddler Exploration

Toddler Explorations

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 10:30 am

This open, drop in anytime program is an interactive engagement program for children and caregivers that uses play and exploration to develop pre-literacy skills. Caregivers are expected to actively engage with children using the designed early literacy stations and prompts. This program will rotate through play, art and sensory sessions.  Art builds fine motor skills and expression. Play is how children process literacy skills they have learned. Sensory times are multi-dimensional and involve lots of repetition and manipulations.
Zumba Gold

Zumba Gold

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 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.  

Kid's Chess Club

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 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.

Knitting Circle

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 6:30 pm

Join this barrier free knitting circle at the Cleveland Park Library the third Wednesday of every month. This program will meet in the lower level meeting room.
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Weekly Yoga Practice

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 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+  *Class on December 11 will be held from 7:45-8:45pm. There is NO CLASS on Dec. 25 or Jan. 1. Please call 202-282-3080 with any questions and to get on our yoga email list.  

Music Time

Thursday, March 19, 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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Wise Aging Seminar Series

Thursday, March 19, 2020, 10:30 am

RESCHEDULED DATES! Now starting Feb. 6