Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, August 13, 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.
preschool owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, August 14, 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.
Owl art Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Thursday, August 15, 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.  
Creative Movement Storytime

Toddler Dance Party - Get Your Groove On!

Friday, August 16, 2019, 10:30 am

Like to shake an egg? Clap to the beat? Wave a scarf? Move your feet? It’s time for Music and Movement, enjoying favorite tunes and discovering new songs and instruments. Drop in for a lively morning of movement as we sing, move, listen and play with simple instruments and get our groove on.

Improv Classes with Washington Improv Theater

Saturday, August 17, 2019, 1:00 pm

Washington Improv Theater is dedicated to sharing the ideas and spirit of improv with all of D.C. WIT’s free introductory Improv For All workshops are high-fun, low-stress classes designed to show you how improvisers create spontaneous, off-the-cuff theater. Our enthusiastic and friendly instructors work to make sure everyone is able to participate in a playful and trusting atmosphere. You don’t need theater experience. You don’t need to be a “funny person.” Just come in ready to have a good time.
Washington Improv

Improv Classes with Washington Improv Theater

Saturday, August 17, 2019, 1:00 pm

Washington Improv Theater is dedicated to sharing the ideas and spirit of improv with all of DC. WIT’s free introductory Improv For All workshops are high-fun, low-stress classes designed to show you how improvisers create spontaneous, off-the-cuff theater. Our enthusiastic and friendly instructors work to make sure everyone is able to participate in a playful and trusting atmosphere. You don’t need theater experience. You don’t need to be a “funny person.” Just come in ready to have a good time.
Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Saturday, August 17, 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. 
Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Monday, August 19, 2019, 11:30 am

Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 
Picture of Owl and Baby

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, August 19, 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.
Teens Talking

Teen Talk - Coffee & Conversation for Teens

Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:00 pm

Come to Teen Talk - a teen version of Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library. Meet special guests and use this opportunity to discuss concerns and opportunities with other teens from high schools throughout the city and the Deanwood neighborhood. Get to know other teens, meet and talk about topics of interests in a friendly setting.

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