Southeast
Neighborhood Library

Coloring Pencils

Cozy Coloring Club

Monday, October 22, 2018, 4:00 pm

Adults and children are encouraged to join us in front of our vintage fireplace for a therapeutic evening of coloring. Cozy Coloring Club will provide coloring pencils, a jumbo coloring page for extroverted group coloring as well as single coloring pages for a more individualized experience. Coloring Club members are also encouraged to bring their own coloring books to share.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 9:45 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and story time starts at 9:45 a.m. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to schedule a special visit. 
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time (Registration Required)

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 11:00 am

*Advance registration is required for this story time.* This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time (Registration Required)

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 12:00 pm

*Advance registration is required for this story time.* This 20-to-30-minute program is 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. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Ban This Book by Alan Gratz

Kids' Book Club

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 4:15 pm

The Kids' Book Club meets monthly to discuss a book, engage in fun activities, eat yummy snacks and vote for next month's book. In October, we are reading Ban This Book by Alan Gratz. Copies are available near the information desk. Recommended for children ages 9 to 12.
Knitting

Kid's Knitting Club

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 4:30 pm

Join us for the Fall edition of the Kid’s Knitting Club. Visiting knitting teacher Teri Huet will instruct participants on the basics of knitting, how to get started and more. Returning students will get to start new projects and new students will get the basics. All supplies will be provided, including needles and yarn. Parents and caretakers are encouraged to stay and participate with your children. Recommended for ages 8 and up (children under 9 years old must be accompanied by an adult). For more information about the class, please call 202-698-3372.
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Southeast Book Club

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:00 pm

Join us this fall to discuss great books. We meet in the Lower Level Meeting Room of the Southeast Library and books are available upstairs at the Information Desk. All readers are welcome.    Thursday, September 27 at 7 p.m.: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
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Music and Movement

Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:45 am

Sing, dance and reveal your inner musician at our Music and Movement time for children ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun. Space is limited, registration is required for this program. Please register online (required). Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. the Thursday before the program and closes at 8 a.m. the day of the program (Friday).

Family Story Time

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 11:00 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-to-40-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.
We Happy Few Present: Frankenstein

We Happy Few Presents: Frankenstein

Monday, October 29, 2018, 7:00 pm

Join local theatre company We Happy Few as they bring their fall production of Frankenstein to the Southeast Neighborhood Library just in time for Halloween! We Happy Few adapts and presents accessible versions of classic texts. Their production of Frankenstein has a run time of approximately one hour and is recommended for adults, teens and children ages 9+. This performance is sponsored by the Friends of the Southeast Library. 

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