Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 6:00 pm

It's your move!  Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players.   Recommended for families and all ages. 
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 7:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  

​123 Andrés

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 10:30 am

123 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) and brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn! 
preschool owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-40 minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. 
Build a Better World gears and graph paper

Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day)

Join Deanwood Library as we kickoff DCPL's 2017 Summer Reading Program - Theme: "Build a Better World" with a day full of fun! 
chipotle fundraiser

2017 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day)

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Thursday, June 1 from 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the image on this page on your smartphone OR tell the cashier you are supporting the cause to ensure 50% of the proceeds from your meal will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 10:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  
Coloring page with colored pencils

Family Crafts

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 1:30 pm

Coloring can be an incredibly cathartic activity; it's a simple, stress-free way to connect with one's creativity and relieve daily anxiety. Join us every Thursday at 1:30 p.m. and discover why this trend has taken off.  Coloring pages and materials will be provided. Recommended for all ages.
Board games stacked on top of one another

Fun + Games

Friday, June 2, 2017, 4:00 pm

We have the games, just bring your skills and a friend (or make a new one here!).  Board games, computer games, team based games and more! Recommended for ages 5-12
The words Build It spelled out in lego letters

Build It!

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10:00 am

Design, construct, build, and play at Build It!  Put your STEAM skills and imagination to work and create one of a kind structures and projects with colorful building blocks, magnetic tiles, recycled objects, every day craft materials and more!    

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