Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 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 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, July 31, 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.  
Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 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. 
CR Gibbs

CR Gibbs Summer Lecture Series

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join author, C.R. Gibbs for his Summer Lecture Series at the Deanwood Neighborhood Library. The award-winning historian, humanities scholar and exhibitor of artifacts has appeared at DC Public Library since 1989. He has spoken at the Smithsonian's Anacostia Museum, Arena Stage, colleges/universities and other venues locally, nationally and internationally.
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.
funny Sun

FriYAY!

Friday, August 16, 2019, 12:00 pm

Come and enjoy some afternoon fun to kick off the weekend. Starting at noon, watch films with friends or meet new ones at the Deanwood Library.  Break out your competitive spirit and critical thinking with all types of gaming. Celebrate FriYAY!  Open to all ages.
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.
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? 

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