Capitol View
Neighborhood Library

Octopus and Turtle dancing

Music & Movement

Friday, October 18, 2019, 1:30 pm

Dance, sing & play instruments with your friends at the library!  Move along to the beats during this dynamic and interactive program that builds early literacy skills.   Recommended for children and caregivers.
Family Films

Family Films

Friday, October 18, 2019, 3:30 pm

Unwind the week with a feature film, family and friends!   For children & caregivers.
Capitol View Friends Logo

SE-NE Friends of the Capitol View Library Meeting and Book Sale

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10:00 am

SE-NE Friends of the Capitol View Library meetings are held every third Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Friends workroom on the Lower Level. After the meeting, at 11 a.m., there will be a book sale.
lego

Let's Build

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10:00 am

Are you interested in developing skills in constructive problem solving, organization and experimentation? LEGO construction is a great way to achieve this while having fun.  Bring your ideas or develop new ones when you get there. We have the LEGO blocks and are waiting to see what you create.    This program is recommended for children and families, and is free and open to the public. .

October DIY Mask Making Contest

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 1:00 pm

Be creative! Use paint, markers, glitter, beads, recyclables, small toys/trinkets to decorate your mask! All masks will be put up for display. The mask with the most votes will be interviewed with their mask for social media and also win a special prize.  Submit your mask: Sunday, Oct. 20 at 1 p.m. or Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 5 p.m.   Voting will run Oct. 29 and 30. Judging will be based on creativity, style and presentation.
Board Games

Game Day

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 2:00 pm

Enjoy new and classic board games!  Bring friends & family & challenge them to a game of Forbidden Island, The Resistance, Monopoly, Chess, Connect Four and more.   Recommended for children, teens, and families. 
Color My World

Color My World

Monday, October 21, 2019, 4:00 pm

Are you interested in sparking your imagination and expressing yourself? Color my World is just for you. Let your creativity shine by selecting coloring sheets or take a chance and design your own.  No matter what you choose, we're saving a spot just for you in the Children's Room. Recommended for ages 5-12. This program is free and open to the public.
job

Job & Career Drop-In One-On-One Clinic

Monday, October 21, 2019, 5:00 pm

Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Do you possess the basic digital literacy skills that are required in the workplace? Then please attend the two-hour Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic (5 - 7 p.m.). You will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis, and you will receive one-on-one assistance based on your current needs. The Job Seekers Drop-In Services will include individual assistance with: Creating an email account Establishing a job board account
ASL

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, October 21, 2019, 6:00 pm

Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Questions? Contact: Janice Rosen, Librarian, Library Express, 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.
ASL

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, October 21, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is free, no need to register. Questions? Contact Janice Rosen, librarian, Library Express at 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  

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