Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

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Coffee & Conversation

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 11:00 am

Join other DC Public Library customers, library staff, and local community members for free coffee and conversation every fourth Thursday of the month beginning November 30. 
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, April 27, 2018, 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. 
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, April 27, 2018, 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.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, April 27, 2018, 11:00 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. 
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 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 limit participants to one adult per child.
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Lego Club

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us for Lego Duplo block play time. Recommended for children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers. 
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I Made It Myself

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 2:00 pm

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

English Conversation Circle

Monday, April 30, 2018, 10:00 am

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

Adult Learning Lab

Monday, April 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

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 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4-7 p.m. Assessments on Wednesdays only. Please note: in order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first.
The Lego Book

Lego Challenge!

Monday, April 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Come build your best Lego creation. Lego pieces are small. Recommended for ages 5 and older, please.

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