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Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, July 21, 2018, 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. Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Family Story Time takes place on the second floor. .  
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.   The class is free. No need to register Questions? Contact Janice Rosen via phone (202-559-5368) or email.

Pop Up Makerspace

Monday, July 23, 2018, 1:30 pm

The Clairvoya Digital Enterprise Academy presents a 3-day Pop-Up Makerspace for kids and teens.  Come learn about robotics, coding, electronics, engineering and more.   Space is limited—sign up at the children’s desk. Program will run from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  Ages 7-17 are welcome.  Bring your smart phone or ipad if you have one.   
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goDigital Basics

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 2:00 pm

Come learn about DC Public Library's more than 15 million free online resources. Watch, read, listen and learn online. This one-hour class will show you the basics of downloading eBooks, eAudioBooks, magazines, movies, music and more. Check out goDigital to explore our offerings.   goDigital Basics training is held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 2 p.m. in the Mezzanine. 
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Job Readiness Workshop

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 6:00 pm

Get tips from a local career development facilitator on your resume, job search and networking. Discuss topics and tips related to job searching. Workshop space is limited to 10 participants.   Call 202-698-0058 or stop by the Reference Desk to sign up.
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"Sit and Stay" Dog Story Time

Thursday, July 26, 2018, 6:30 pm

What has a wet nose and loves kids? A P.A.L. dog. Where do P.A.L. dogs love to listen to kids read? The Northeast Library. On the fourth Thursday of every month, dogs and kids get together for a “Sit and Stay” Dog Story Time at 6:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Come hear a story, and then read to our furry P.A.L.* friends. You'll love it and the dogs will love you.   Children ages 5-12 are welcome. Kids under 9 must have adult supervision. Come, sit and stay awhile. It'll be "pawsome."   
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Lego Club

Sunday, July 29, 2018, 1:00 pm

Get brains thinking and fingers building with the Northeast Library Lego Club. We'll have challenges and free play to get the ideas flowing. Recommended for ages 5-12. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Northeast Library.   

Baby and Toddler Story Time (Registration Required)

Monday, July 30, 2018, 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, July 30, 2018, 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. This is a drop-in story time; no advance registration is required, and tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. 
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Preschool Story Time (Registration Required)

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 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.