Lamond-Riggs
Neighborhood Library

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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, January 2, 2019, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  
Winter

Winter Challenge Story Time

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 10:30 am

Are you ready for the Winter Challenge? We challenge Lamond-Riggs families to read 20 minutes every day during winter school breaks. Come to our Winter Challenge Story Time on January 8 at 10:30 a.m. where we will read and share stories about winter. 
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Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 6:00 pm

Come to Bilingual Spanish Story Time at Lamond-Riggs on the second Tuesday of each month.  Stories, songs, dances and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults.  Cuentos, canciones, bailes y más en inglés y español para niños de 0 a 5 años y sus adultos. 
Lamond-Riggs Library Exterior

Lamond-Riggs Library Community Meeting

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join your friends and neighbors for the second design meeting for the new Lamond-Riggs Library. The design team will present results of the community input to date and will share the draft Library Building Program. Learn more about the project at dclibrary.org/newlamondriggs.
PAL

Come Read to Your P.A.L.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join dogs from People Animals Love (P.A.L.) for a special story hour on the first and fourth Tuesday of each month featuring an opportunity for children to meet and read with dogs. P.A.L. story hours provide a great way for your budding reader to get some reading practice in with an attentive and patient audience. 
PAL

Come Read to Your P.A.L.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join dogs from People Animals Love (P.A.L.) for a special story hour on the first and fourth Tuesday of each month featuring an opportunity for children to meet and read with dogs. P.A.L. story hours provide a great way for your budding reader to get some reading practice in with an attentive and patient audience. 
Picture of Marcia Cole

Going for Freedom: True Accounts of Flight in Verse

Saturday, February 2, 2019, 2:30 pm

Celebrate Black History Month at the Lamond-Riggs Neighborhood Library! In costume and using monologue and original poetry, Marcia E. Cole will recount dramatic and imaginative escapes on the Underground Railroad with her performance, 'Going for Freedom'. Tales highlight the daring exhibited and the importance of collaboration with black and white sympathizers.  Marcia E. Cole is a graduate of the University of the District of Columbia. She is passionate about literacy, history and all art forms and believes the arts are particularly effective as teaching tools. 
PAL

Come Read to Your P.A.L.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join dogs from People Animals Love (P.A.L.) for a special story hour on the first and fourth Tuesday of each month featuring an opportunity for children to meet and read with dogs. P.A.L. story hours provide a great way for your budding reader to get some reading practice in with an attentive and patient audience. 
La hora del cuento

Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 6:00 pm

Come to Bilingual Spanish Story Time at Lamond-Riggs on the second Tuesday of each month.  Stories, songs, dances and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults.  Cuentos, canciones, bailes y más en inglés y español para niños de 0 a 5 años y sus adultos. 
One Word from SophiaPrincess Truly in I am TrulyDear Dragon: a Pen Pal TaleMax and the Tag-Along Moon

Black History Month Story Time for Preschoolers

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us at the Lamond-Riggs Library to celebrate Black History Month with a special story time for preschoolers. 

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