Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, March 25, 2019, 1:30 pm

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

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 7:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-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.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your little ones. Children and their caregivers will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-to-40-minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.
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Art & Stories with the Hirshhorn Museum

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 10:30 am

Join Hirshhorn Museum staff to discover how colors mix and splatter through a read-aloud of Mix It Up by Hervé Tullet and an exploration of a splashy painting by artist Joan Mitchell.
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Toddler Story Time

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 10:30 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-to-30-minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities, and their grownups are encouraged to participate in the program along with the children.  
Georgetown DC Reads

Georgetown DC Reads Tutoring

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 11:00 am

Could you use a little reading practice? Want to practice your skills with with a one-on-one tutoring buddy for free? Come to Georgetown DC Reads at Deanwood Library! Georgetown DC Reads is a tutoring, mentoring and advocacy program that serves K-5th grade students who are a grade level or more behind in literacy skills. A team of student coordinators lead the program through which 100+ Georgetown students a semester have weekly tutoring commitments east of the river in Washington, DC.
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Learn Chess

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 1:00 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. 
American Sign Language

American Sign Language Class

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 2:00 pm

Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language but didn't know where to start? Join us in learning American Sign Language (ASL); learn basic fundamentals like the alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words or improve the skills you already have. All levels welcome!
Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library

Monday, April 1, 2019, 10:00 am

Come to Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library. Meet special guest speakers and use this opportunity to discuss concerns and opportunities for the neighborhood. Get to know your neighborhood and meet your neighbors in a friendly setting.    Snacks provided.  
Picture of Owl and Baby

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, April 1, 2019, 1:30 pm

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