Petworth
Neighborhood Library

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 10:00 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.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 11:00 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.
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Kids LOVE Karaoke: The Summer Sessions

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 4:30 pm

Do you love to watch and perform along with contestants on The Voice or Lip Sync Battle Shorties? If you answered "Yes," then join us when our "Kids LOVE Karaoke: The Summer Sessions" program launches on Tuesday, June 25 from 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. Come to the Petworth Library to sing/rap your favorite songs (clean versions) and show off those sweet "Just Dance" moves this summer in our warm, welcoming environment. More Karaoke/Just Dance sessions will be scheduled during the month of July, so check our calendar and save the dates!
American Sign Language

Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 7:00 pm

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level   Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Tuesdays, June 4 – August 20, 2019 7 – 8 p.m.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 10:30 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-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. Please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for preschool, school or daycare groups.
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Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 1:00 pm

These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce 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. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
Owl Art Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 2:00 pm

These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce 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. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program. It is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
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Community Meeting on Future of DC Libraries

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 6:30 pm

DC Public Library is developing a Library Facilities Master Plan to help guide the next 10 years of planning for library services across the city. Make your voice heard to help us shape our future. Join your friends and neighbors for a community meeting to learn how the plan is beginning to take shape and provide your feedback.
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DC Writes! A Petworth Writers Workshop

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library's writers workshops are made up of people from a variety of backgrounds and writing levels: beginners, veteran wordsmiths and emeriti. We write creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry and scripts.
Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

Thursday, June 27, 2019, 4:00 pm

Do you want to learn how to code? Build a whole new world using your fingertips? <p>This is the club for you!</p>

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