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Neighborhood Library

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Coffee & Conversation

Monday, September 23, 2019, 2:00 pm

Join DC Public Library users and staff for coffee, conversation and an activity on the second and fourth Monday of each month. Coffee & Conversation brings together users from all walks of life in informal conversation focused on relevant and engaging topics discussed over a cup of coffee. Through this exchange of ideas, Coffee & Conversation promotes the library as a place to meet your neighbors and focuses on what people have in common rather than their differences. Please join us!​ All are welcome.
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​Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, September 23, 2019, 6:00 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. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  This class will run 6 - 7 p.m. and will meet every Monday, Sept. 9 - Nov. 4, with the exception of Oct. 14.
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Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, September 23, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation.  Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  This class will run 7 - 8 p.m. and will meet every Monday, Sept. 9 - Nov. 4, with the exception of Oct. 14.

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:45 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-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.  Space is limited; participants are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Have a group? Please call 202-698-3377 ahead of time to arrange a special visit.
Not a Box

"Not a Box" Play Party

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children 6 and under and their caregivers are invited to join us downstairs every Tuesday afternoon to unleash their imaginations. Library staff actively engage children in dramatic and constructive play using a wide variety of simple supplies.     
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 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. No one will be admitted after 9:50 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 10:30 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 10:20 a.m. Story time begins at 10:30 a.m. No one will be admitted after 10:35 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 11:15 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 11:05 a.m. This story time starts at 11:15 a.m. No one will be admitted after 11:20 a.m.
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Music and Movement (Registration Required)

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 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.
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Southeast Book Club

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join the Southeast Book Club as we discuss Native Speaker by Chang-rae Lee.  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.   

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