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Mad Science

Mad Science

Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 1:30 pm

Explore the scientific process with this exciting show. Learn the science behind magic, explore air pressure and see spectacular indoor fireworks.
Teens Talking

Teen Talk - Coffee & Conversation for Teens

Tuesday, July 2, 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.

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, July 2, 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 3, 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.
Creative Movement Storytime

Toddler Dance Party - Get Your Groove On!

Friday, July 5, 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.
Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Saturday, July 6, 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. 
Ashante Reese

Author Talk with Dr. Ashante Reese: Black Food Geographies

Saturday, July 6, 2019, 2:00 pm

In her book, Black Food Geographies: Race, Self-Reliance, and Food Access in Washington, D.C.Reese examines the structural forces that determine food access in urban areas, highlighting Black residents' navigation of and resistance to unequal food distribution systems.
Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Monday, July 8, 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, July 8, 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.