Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Kid's Craft

Kid's Craft

Friday, August 23, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children can explore their creative side during these hands on bi-weekly craft sessions. All ages are welcome but children under 3 will need adult assistance to complete each craft. All supplies will be provided.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, August 24, 2019, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family. These 30-to-40-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
All These Things I've Done, by Gabrielle Zevin

Teen Book Club

Sunday, August 25, 2019, 1:00 pm

The family business can make life a pain – but for Anya Balanchine, it should be a piece of cake. Well, not cake, chocolate. It’s 2083, and chocolate is very much illegal, so the Balanchine Chocolate Company is more of a criminal syndicate than a jolly factory.
Baby Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, August 26, 2019, 10:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children ages 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.
Baby Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, August 26, 2019, 11:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children ages 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.
Queen Victoria's Matchmaking

History/Biography Book Club

Monday, August 26, 2019, 2:00 pm

Please join us in the Second Floor Conference Room where we will discuss Queen Victoria's Matchmaking: The Royal Marriages that Shaped Europe by Deborah Cadbury. We have two sessions: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. All are welcome!
several small children sit on a multicolored parachute spread on the grass in a park

Story Time at the Rosedale Conservancy

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 10:30 am

Join the Cleveland Park Library at The Rosedale Conservancy (gate at 35th & Newark streets NW) on Tuesday mornings this spring and summer.  These 45 minute programs will include a 20-30 minute story time followed by playing and socializing time.   The conservancy is about a 10-15 minute walk from the library up Macomb or Newark streets. Story time will be cancelled if it is raining or 90°F at 10:30 a.m. Please call 202-282-3080 for confirmation. Get outside and enjoy nature with us. 
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 1:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 2:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
Step Afrika

Step Afrika! 2019 Step Xplosion

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 4:30 pm

The 2019 Step Afrika! Step Xplosion stops at Cleveland Park Library on Tuesday, Aug. 27. Step Afrika! is a professional dance company dedicated to the tradition of stepping. This one hour workshop will be an interactive and exploratory experience that focuses on using your body as a drum.  Click here to register in advance.

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