Family Learning at the Library

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Family Learning at the Library

Next date: Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, 4 p.m. (see all dates)

Learn about DC Public Libraries’ many resources that can help you this school year. Hispanic Heritage Month starts September 15 and there is fun content for you to celebrate this month. Margot Greenlee, Director of Bodywise Dance, will lead a virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom for all ages and inclusive of all abilities. Check-in each week day at 4:00 pm our YouTube Channel to access the featured video for the day and check below the details for live events.  

Wed. - Sept. 1 

Straw Building - Challenge yourself to build structures using drinking straws and masking tape. 

Thurs. - Sept. 2 

Sacco & Zetti use the library - Kittens can't go to the library, so Ms. Elaine shows them how to use library resources from home. 

Fri. - Sept. 3 

Your Library Card: Did You Know? - What can you do with a library card? Take this quiz & find out. 

Tues. - Sept. 7 

TEEN PROGRAM - Scholarship Resources - Learn about scholarship resources 

Wed. - Sept. 8 

Reader's Theatre - Join us for a retelling of Martina, The Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale by Carmen Agra Deedy on Facebook Live.  

Thurs. - Sept. 9 

How to Use DCPL's Online Catalog - Viewers will learn the basics of how to use the library's online catalog. 

Fri. - Sept. 10 

 

How to Use Libby - Learn about Libby, the electronic book and audiobook platform used by the DC Public Library. 

 

Mon - Sept. 13 

How to Use Mango - An overview of the Mango Languages digital learning tool. 

Tues. - Sept. 14 

TEEN PROGRAM - Manga Program - Live via YouTube 

Wed. - Sept. 15 

Join Mr. Lilo and his many guitarras for a festive bilingual performance of música, canciones, y baile on Facebook Live

Thurs. - Sept. 16 

Back to School Booktalk - Are you nervous about the first day of school? Check out these fun picture books and chapter books to help you ease those first-day-of-school blues. 

Fri. - Sept. 17 

Welcome to DC Public Library - An introduction of library services through Rex the Dinosaur. 

Mon - Sept.20 

Do the Dewey Decimal System - A brief introduction of the Dewey Decimal system, a quiz about the system, and a bookmark craft using the system.   

Tues. - Sept. 21 

TEEN PROGRAM Read-Alikes for Popular Teen Books at DC Public Library 

Tues. - Sept. 21 @ 7:00 pm 

ALL AGES - Join DCPL and Margot Greenlee, Director of BodyWise Dance, for a 45 minute virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom! This class is for all ages and inclusive of all abilities. 

Wed. - Sept. 22 

Mexican Radial Mirrors 

Thurs. - Sept. 23 @ 2:00 pm 

ALL AGES - Join DCPL and Margot Greenlee, Director of BodyWise Dance, for a 45 minute virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom! This class is for all ages and inclusive of all abilities.  

Fri. - Sept. 24 

Word Theft: English Words Borrowed from Spanish - In this quiz, learn about words we use everyday that we stole, that is borrowed, from Spanish. 

Mon - Sept. 27 

Reading Partners Craft - Simple craft requiring a few pieces of paper, scissors, glue or tape and a marker. Great for ages 4 and up. 

Wed. - Sept. 29 

Rain Forest Quiz - Discover more about the rain forest then enjoy this quiz with a friend. 

Thurs. - Sept. 30 

Guatemalan Worry Doll Muñeca Quitapena - Learn about Guatemalan worry dolls and how to make them.  

   

 

Add to Calendar 23-09-2021 16:00:00 23-09-2021 17:00:00 Family Learning at the Library Learn about DC Public Libraries’ many resources that can help you this school year. Hispanic Heritage Month starts September 15 and there is fun content for you to celebrate this month. Margot Greenlee, Director of Bodywise Dance, will lead a virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom for all ages and inclusive of all abilities. Check-in each week day at 4:00 pm our YouTube Channel to access the featured video for the day and check below the details for live events.   Wed. - Sept. 1  Straw Building - Challenge yourself to build structures using drinking straws and masking tape.  Thurs. - Sept. 2  Sacco & Zetti use the library - Kittens can't go to the library, so Ms. Elaine shows them how to use library resources from home.  Fri. - Sept. 3  Your Library Card: Did You Know? - What can you do with a library card? Take this quiz & find out.  Tues. - Sept. 7  TEEN PROGRAM - Scholarship Resources - Learn about scholarship resources  Wed. - Sept. 8  Reader's Theatre - Join us for a retelling of Martina, The Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale by Carmen Agra Deedy on Facebook Live.   Thurs. - Sept. 9  How to Use DCPL's Online Catalog - Viewers will learn the basics of how to use the library's online catalog.  Fri. - Sept. 10    How to Use Libby - Learn about Libby, the electronic book and audiobook platform used by the DC Public Library.    Mon - Sept. 13  How to Use Mango - An overview of the Mango Languages digital learning tool.  Tues. - Sept. 14  TEEN PROGRAM - Manga Program - Live via YouTube  Wed. - Sept. 15  Join Mr. Lilo and his many guitarras for a festive bilingual performance of música, canciones, y baile on Facebook Live.  Thurs. - Sept. 16  Back to School Booktalk - Are you nervous about the first day of school? Check out these fun picture books and chapter books to help you ease those first-day-of-school blues.  Fri. - Sept. 17  Welcome to DC Public Library - An introduction of library services through Rex the Dinosaur.  Mon - Sept.20  Do the Dewey Decimal System - A brief introduction of the Dewey Decimal system, a quiz about the system, and a bookmark craft using the system.    Tues. - Sept. 21  TEEN PROGRAM Read-Alikes for Popular Teen Books at DC Public Library  Tues. - Sept. 21 @ 7:00 pm  ALL AGES - Join DCPL and Margot Greenlee, Director of BodyWise Dance, for a 45 minute virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom! This class is for all ages and inclusive of all abilities.  Wed. - Sept. 22  Mexican Radial Mirrors  Thurs. - Sept. 23 @ 2:00 pm  ALL AGES - Join DCPL and Margot Greenlee, Director of BodyWise Dance, for a 45 minute virtual and inclusive dance class on Zoom! This class is for all ages and inclusive of all abilities.   Fri. - Sept. 24  Word Theft: English Words Borrowed from Spanish - In this quiz, learn about words we use everyday that we stole, that is borrowed, from Spanish.  Mon - Sept. 27  Reading Partners Craft - Simple craft requiring a few pieces of paper, scissors, glue or tape and a marker. Great for ages 4 and up.  Wed. - Sept. 29  Rain Forest Quiz - Discover more about the rain forest then enjoy this quiz with a friend.  Thurs. - Sept. 30  Guatemalan Worry Doll Muñeca Quitapena - Learn about Guatemalan worry dolls and how to make them.         false DD/MM/YYYY