Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Martin's Big Words by Doreen Rappaport

I Have a Dream Story Time

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 10:30 am

Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a special family story time featuring books celebrating the life and ideals of Dr. King.  Please note: Due to space constraints, staff will issue free tickets for this event on a first-come, first-served basis. Please ask at the children's desk.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 10:30 am

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. Please note: Due to space constraints, staff may issue tickets on a first-come, first-served basis and/or limit participants to one adult per child. Please ask at the children's desk.
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Lego Club

Join us for Lego Duplo block play time. Recommended for children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers. 
craft supplies

I Made It Myself

Sunday, January 20, 2019, 2:00 pm

Join us for simple arts and crafts. Recommended for children ages 2-8.  
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English Conversation Circle

Monday, January 21, 2019, 10:00 am

A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should have at least a working knowledge of English.

Adult Learning Lab

Monday, January 21, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4 to 7 p.m. Assessments take place on Wednesdays only. Please note: In order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first.
The Lego Book

Lego Challenge!

Monday, January 21, 2019, 4:00 pm

Come build your best Lego creation. Lego pieces are small. Recommended for ages 5 and older, please. Please note, starting November 8, this program will take place on Thursdays instead of Mondays.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 10:00 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 caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  This is a ticketed first-come, first-served program. Tickets are available at the Children's Desk.

Adult Learning Lab

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 10:00 am

The Adult Learning Lab offers tutoring for those adults with skills at the high school level who have completed the assessment (offered on Wednesdays at 4 p.m.).  
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 10:30 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 caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  This is a ticketed first-come, first-served program. Tickets are available at the Children's Desk.

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