Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Coloring Club

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 4:30 pm

Join us for coloring club! Every Wednesday we will have different themed coloring sheets to color in, as well as blank paper to draw. All supplies will be provided. Recommended for ages 5 and under.  
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Kids' Club: Arts & Crafts!

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids ages 5 and up are invited to participate in an arts & crafts activity each Thursday afternoon. All supplies provided, you bring the creativity!
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Finding Inner Peace and Calmness Through Meditation

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join David Newcomb, long time meditator, for this deep and engaging meditation workshop. David lectures regularly on the benefits of meditation and has been practicing himself for many years. During this workshop he will talk about the journey of finding lasting peace, happiness, and a greater sense of well being. David will share a simple technique of spiritual meditation (explained and practiced during the session) that can help us achieve a lasting state of peace and happiness found through no outer experience.
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Yoga at Your Library

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 11:00 am

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, and 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.
National Hispanic Heritage Month

Kids' Club: Hispanic Heritage Month STEM Activity

Monday, October 2, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids ages 5 and up are invited to participate in a special STEM (science, engineering, technology, and math) activity related to Hispanic Heritage Month! Come experiment & create in the Children's Room.
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Sew a Scented Sachet

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

It's time to pack away your summer clothes, and what better way to do it than with a few scented sachets that will keep them smelling fresh until next year? In this class, you will be able to quickly make some sachets scented with lavender and essential oils. Minimum sewing required. Space is limited, so be sure to sign up at bit.ly/labsclasses.
National Hispanic Heritage Month

Coloring Club: Hispanic Heritage Month Edition

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids of all ages and their caregivers are invited to come hang out and color special Hispanic Heritage Month coloring sheets in the Children's Room. All supplies provided. 
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DIY Mending Workshop

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 7:00 pm

Have a loose button or a popped seam you're not sure how to fix? Bring your (clean) garment to this workshop and learn how to repair it! We will provide know-how as well as a sewing machine, needles, thread, and limited notions. Space is limited, so be sure to sign up at bit.ly/labsclasses.  
National Hispanic Heritage Month

Kids' Club: Hispanic Heritage Month Craft

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kids ages 5 and up are invited to participate in a special Hispanic Heritage Month arts & crafts activity! All supplies provided, you bring the creativity.

Small Business Development Workshop

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:00 pm

Are you thinking of starting your own business?  Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center.  This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why.Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.

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