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Baby Yoga

Thursday, November 19, 2020, 1:00 pm

Stretch, bond and move with your baby. Virtual sessions led by certified yoga instructor Stephanie on Facebook Live. This program is made possible thanks to the West End Library Friends.
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Talking about Microaggressions - DC Reads 2020

Thursday, November 19, 2020, 7:00 pm

Microagressions - subtle intentional and unintentional acts such as comments or gestures rooted in implicit or explicit racism, sexism, homophobia or more.  
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Virtual Story Time

Friday, November 20, 2020, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
Graphic Novels

Graphic Novel Fridays

Friday, November 20, 2020, 1:00 pm

 Dish about the best and worst of graphic novels on #graphicnovelfriday. Join the conversation and chat with librarians on Twitter
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Virtual Story Time

Monday, November 23, 2020, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
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Teen Talks - DC Reads 2020

Monday, November 23, 2020, 4:00 pm

Join us for three weekly discussions of Mira Jacob's graphic memoir Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations. Lead by members of the Library's Teen Council, each week will focus on a different theme in the book. Read the book and come share your thoughts with other teens.  
ESL Conversation Circles

ESL Conversation Circles

Monday, November 23, 2020, 6:00 pm

Are you a non-native speaker of English who would like to practice your English language skills or build vocabulary? If yes, join us virtually on Mondays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m. or at 6 p.m. for the Library's ESL Conversation Circles. The 2-hour sessions are for non-native speakers of English ages 18 and older with low intermediate or higher English language skills. Contact libraryexpress@dc.gov for the link.
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Virtual Story Time

Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
Don Quixote

The Intimidating Book Club: Don Quixote

Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 6:30 pm

Please come to this meeting having read the following volumes of Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra: Part 2: Preface to the Reader, Chapters 1-24 There is no preferred translation. Note: While the branch is currently closed for in-person discussions, we continue to meet virtually. Please email my.nguyen@dc.gov for additional details.
Word "Read" above image of parent owl reading to baby owl in crib

Virtual Story Time

Wednesday, November 25, 2020, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 

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