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Virtual Story Time

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 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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More Than Words: Veteran's Writing Circle

Friday, February 19, 2021, 12:30 pm

More Than Words: Veteran's Writing Circle is a new memoir-writing group for all former military personnel. Sessions will be hosted by library staff, featuring local author and Veteran, Nick Mann. Come ready to reflect, question and write. Writing exercises will be provided.
Graphic Novels

Graphic Novel Fridays

Friday, February 19, 2021, 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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ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, February 20, 2021, 10:00 am

Practice your English language skills as we discuss international affairs and comparative cultures in this high-intermediate-to-advanced level English as a second language conversation group. Join us virtually on Saturdays at 10 a.m. for the Tenley-Friendship Branch ESL Conversation Circle. The hour-and-a-half sessions are for non-native speakers of English ages 18 and older.
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Virtual Story Time

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 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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Books and Baseball

Monday, February 22, 2021, 5:00 pm

Exercise your brain and your body! Kids three to five years old are invited to enjoy a book read aloud with library staff and fun movement activities and baseball exercises with coaches from the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy. This highly interactive program will be conducted via Webex.
Word "Read" above image of parent owl reading to baby owl in crib

Virtual Story Time

Friday, February 19, 2021, 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. 
Jennifer Packard

Enraptured by Raptors: The Story of the Cleveland Park Hawks

Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 7:00 pm

Two Woodley Park residents –photographer and author Jennifer Packard, in conversation with Amy Henderson — discuss how a family of red-shouldered hawks found its way into the hearts of an urban community in the midst of uncertain times. Watch the conversation live on YouTube.
Word "Read" above image of parent owl reading to baby owl in crib

Virtual Story Time

Monday, February 22, 2021, 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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Wednesday Yoga

Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 12:00 pm

Take a midday break to breathe, stretch and reset with 30 minutes of gentle yoga from our friends at Yoga District. Join the live virtual class Wednesdays at noon on the DC Public Library Facebook page. A range of options will be provided for participants of all fitness levels

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