Southeast
Neighborhood Library

There was a Tree by Rachel Isadora

Southeast "Diversi-Tree" Trimming

Thursday, December 12, 2019, 3:45 pm

Help Southeast Neighborhood Library celebrate the holiday season.  Families are invited to three special tree trimming events, celebrating cultural and natural diversity.  All ages welcome.     Thursday, Dec. 5: "Deck the halls with diverse stories" (Decorating with book illustrations) Thursday, Dec. 12: "Hark the herald acorns sing"  (Decorating with nature)  Thursday, Dec. 19: Tree Lighting and multicultural merriment         
lots of books

Friends of Southeast Library's Book Sale

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:00 am

So many books, so little time. Come to the Friends of Southeast Library's book sale on the lower level of the library the second Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  History, biography, mystery, fantasy, literature, photography, cookbooks -- it's all here. Plus, most books are only $1.  Proceeds from the sale supplement library programs. 

Family Story Time

Saturday, December 14, 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, 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.
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Job Seekers Clinic

Monday, December 16, 2019, 2:00 pm

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities, including: Building and typing your résumé Conducting online job searches  Completing online job applications This session lasts from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 9:45 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program.  Space is limited; participants are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Have a group? Please call 202-698-3377 ahead of time to arrange a special visit.
Not a Box

"Not a Box" Play Party

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children 6 and under and their caregivers are invited to join us downstairs every Tuesday afternoon to unleash their imaginations. Library staff actively engage children in dramatic and constructive play using a wide variety of simple supplies.     
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 9:45 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and story time starts at 9:45 a.m. No one will be admitted after 9:50 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 10:30 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.   Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 10:20 a.m. Story time begins at 10:30 a.m. No one will be admitted after 10:35 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 11:15 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 11:05 a.m. This story time starts at 11:15 a.m. No one will be admitted after 11:20 a.m.
Blue Sweater

Ugly Sweater Craft

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 4:00 pm

Mirror Mirror, on the wall - what is the ugliest sweater of them all? Join us for our fun and silly craft as we imagine and then make our ugliest sweater creation. We promise that we won't make your wear it although you can take your creation home to enjoy! For ages 4 and up. All materials will be provided. Caregivers/parents please note that your little person may need your assistance with this activity. 

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