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Baby and Toddler Story Time (Registration Required)

Monday, March 23, 2020, 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, March 23, 2020, 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.
Inherit the Windbag

Mosaic on the Move - Inherit the Windbag

Monday, March 23, 2020, 6:30 pm

The Library is excited to host Mosaic Theater for a free staged reading of the play "Inherit the Windbag." Join Mosaic actors and staff for a reading and discussion this important play.
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Baby Lap Time (Registration required)

Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 10:00 am

Advance registration is required for this story time.   An experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers, this 20-to-30-minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. 
Family Story Time

All Ages Story Time

Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 11:30 am

Story time fun for ages birth to 100, these 20-to-30-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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Block Party

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 10:00 am

Bring your babies and toddlers to the Northeast Library's block party each Wednesday morning, from 10 to 11 a.m.! We'll have out blocks and toys for building for your budding engineers and their grown-ups. This is a chance for little ones to practice fine and gross motor skills in the library. This program is free and open to the public; no registration necessary. 
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Memory Lab Drop-In

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 10:00 am

Do you have home movies lying around or old photos you’d like to scan? The Memory Lab is just the place for you. This orientation session will help you prepare for a three-hour Memory Lab appointment. Learn how to use lab equipment to digitize video and audio recordings, as well as how to scan photographs, slides and documents. Sign up for the orientation.

Northeast Writing Space

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 2:00 pm

Writing is a solitary task, but sometimes you need the energy of a warrior and the inspiration of a teacher to continue, to overcome a block, to make it to the last sentence of your work. Whether you write fiction, non-fiction or poetry, join us for an afternoon of writing, every Wednesday from 2 - 4 p.m.  To respect the flow of the writing process, please arrive on time. 

Library Playdate

Thursday, March 26, 2020, 1:00 pm

Looking for a place to toddle? Play with toys? Meet other little ones? Look no further!  Join us in the Children’s Room of the Northeast Library every Thursday afternoon 1-3 p.m. Play with toys that encourage early literacy and motor skill development.  Relax, let loose and have a ball! For children ages birth to 3, along with parents and their caretakers.  

Strong Start DC Community Playgroup: 24 - 36 months

Friday, March 27, 2020, 10:00 am

The Strong Start DC Early Intervention Program Community Playgroups are monthly hour-long sessions led by early intervention professionals at locations across the city. Families will engage in family-centered, child interest-driven play and learn about early childhood development, developmental screenings and the Strong Start DC Early Intervention Program referral process. Each session includes songs, stories, sensory experiences, motor activities and more geared toward the targeted age group. This Playgroup is for children 24 - 36 months old.