Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Kids' Club

Monday, June 26, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids ages 6+: Come to the 2nd floor Children's Room for a different activity each Monday and Thursday afternoon -- crafts, games, STEM projects, and more! 
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Retirement Savings Class

Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00 pm

At this workshop, participants will learn some fundamentals to help them make wise financial decisions. In this session, you will learn about: retirement and ways to pay for it different models of retirement common types of investments used for retirement how to know whether we are on track It will be interactive with discussion and lots of time for questions. People of all levels of experience with financial topics (or no experience at all) are all welcome. 
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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 engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 11:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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.
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Meditation for Health and Wellbeing

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

Meditation is being prescribed by many medical practitioners and has been widely recognized as a means to enhance one’s health and reduce stress. Throughout the nation, meditation has become a positive force for health and wellbeing. Join David Newcomb, long time meditator, for this lively and engaging workshop. Participants will have a chance to practice this technique.
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Local Guide/Yelper Connect

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join other Yelpers and Local Guides as we discuss hidden gems, spaces we have been intending to visit and neighborhood staples.  Whether you are a life long resident or moved here last week, this will be great opportunity to meet new people and and learn about new places.
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Yoga at Your Library

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:30 pm

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. No experience is required. The class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one yoga mats are available for use during the class.
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 10:00 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time! This 20-30 minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program.  Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for preschool, school, or day care groups.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 11:00 am

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 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for preschool, school, or day care groups.
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The World of Ice and Fire

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing The World of Ice and Fire: the Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin. Discussion questions can be found here.

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