Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Read In

Summer Read-In

Monday, June 18, 2018, 2:00 pm

Beat the heat with us in the Children's Room every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for our summer read-in. Each day a librarian will kick off the read-in with a selected picture book read aloud. Children can then spend the rest of the time doing free reading with their adult or individually. This program is designed to help children of all ages complete the daily reading requirement for Summer Challenge. A similar program will take place on Tuesday and Thursday at 11 a.m.  
Read In

Summer Read-In

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 11:00 am

Beat the heat with us in the Children's Room every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 a.m. for our morning summer read-in. Each day a librarian will kick off the read-in with a selected picture book read aloud. Children can then spend the rest of the time doing free reading with their adult or individually. This program is designed to help children of all ages complete the daily reading requirement for Summer Challenge. A similar program will take place on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 2 p.m. 
Science for kids

Summer Science

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 4:00 pm

Scientists aged 6 and up are invited to Summer Science every Wednesday at 4 p.m. Explore, create and have fun with a new experiment each week.
kid's science

Science Tots

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 3:30 pm

This is a program for budding scientists ages 2-5. Each Thursday, this hands-on program will encourage curious minds to use their senses to explore the world around them—from mixing colors to basic scientific reactions. 

Story Time Visit with a Washington Nationals Player

Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 am

Meet a Washington Nationals baseball player at this special story time event for families. Name of player will be announced closer to the date of the event.
Family photo of dancers

Pacific Rhythm

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 3:00 pm

Enjoy traditional music and dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji, the Cook Islands and Samoa, presented with authentic costumes for each island. You’ll be up on your feet as this dance troupe teaches you some Polynesian dances. This is a family program for children of all ages.
A woman with a snake

Reptiles Alive

Friday, August 3, 2018, 3:00 pm

Enjoy an exciting live animal show. Professional wildlife presenters will entertain audiences with funny and fascinating facts while showcasing a colorful variety of exotic animals. A family program for children ages 5 and up.