Petworth
Neighborhood Library

Trivia Night

Trivia Night

Monday, March 23, 2020, 7:00 pm

Are you a walking encyclopedia? Have room for one more trophy on the shelf? Join the Petworth Library for its monthly battle of wits. Bring friends, or we'll team you up with your fellow brainiacs -- groups should not exceed six people. Win prizes and the cherished title of trivia night champion! Recommended for ages 13 and up. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 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, March 24, 2020, 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.
American Sign Language

Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 7:00 pm

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. This is a  FREE eight week program limited to 30 attendees. Please Click Here to RSVP.  Tuesdays, March 10 – April 28, 2020 7 - 8 p.m.
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Writers Working: A Petworth Library Writers Workshop

Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library holds the writers workshop, Writers Working, on alternating Tuesdays.  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.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 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, March 25, 2020, 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, March 25, 2020, 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.
Free Tax Help

Tax Assistance

Thursday, March 26, 2020, 5:00 pm

From Feb. 1 through April 15, meet with a qualified AARP tax aide at your local library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2019 income tax filing. Tax assistance will take place from 5 - 8 p.m. You can sign up for assistance on the day or make an appointment via the AARP Tax Aide webpage.  
Free Tax Help

Tax Assistance

Friday, March 27, 2020, 12:00 pm

From Feb. 1 through April 15, meet with a qualified AARP tax aide at your local library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2019 income tax filing. Tax assistance will take place from 12 - 4 p.m. You can sign up for assistance on the day or make an appointment via the AARP Tax Aide webpage.   

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