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Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 20-to-30-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these 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. Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Family Story Time takes place on the second floor. No advanced registration required.
Why We Cycle

Film Screening - Why We Cycle

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 1:00 pm

The Netherlands is regarded as the best country on earth for cycling. But the Dutch rarely think about their country as a cycling paradise; they just get on their bikes and go about their daily business. The film "Why We Cycle" explores some of the obvious and not-so-obvious effects of cycling on people, communities and cities.
Baby/Toddler

Baby and Toddler Story Time (Registration Required)

Monday, December 16, 2019, 10:00 am

Advance registration is required for this story time.  Please see below for more information.
Baby and Toddler

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, December 16, 2019, 11:30 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children 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.
Delicious Geography

Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Monday, December 16, 2019, 7:00 pm

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes?  December's cookbook selection is Delicious Geography: From Place to Plate by Gary Fuller and T.M. Reddekopp. 
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Preschool Story Time (Registration Required)

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 10:00 am

Advance registration is required for this story time. Please see below for more information. Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 11:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. This is a drop-in story time; no advance registration is required, but tickets will be distributed 30 minutes beforehand at 11 a.m. on the Lower Level on a first-come, first-served basis. 
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Memory Lab Drop-In

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 10:00 am

Do you have home movies lying around or old photos you’d like to scan? The Memory Lab is just the place for you. This orientation session will help you prepare for a three-hour Memory Lab appointment. Learn how to use lab equipment to digitize video and audio recordings, as well as how to scan photographs, slides and documents. Sign up for the orientation.
Writing

Northeast Writing Space

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 2:00 pm

Writing is a solitary task, but sometimes you need the energy of a warrior and the inspiration of a teacher to continue, to overcome a block, to make it to the last sentence of your work. Whether you write fiction, non-fiction or poetry, join us for an afternoon of writing, every Wednesday from 2 - 4 p.m.  To respect the flow of the writing process, please arrive on time. 
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Baby Lap Time (Registration required)

Thursday, December 19, 2019, 10:00 am

Advance registration is required for this story time.   An experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers, this 20-to-30-minute story time introduces 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. 

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