Southwest
Neighborhood Library

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Monday, November 20, 2017, 10:30 am

Join us for fun songs, finger plays, baby bounces, and rhymes as we work together to develop early literacy skills. Designed for children ages birth to 2 years and their caregivers.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Art Lab for Kids

Arty Afternoons

Monday, November 20, 2017, 4:30 pm

Join us in the Children's Room for fun arts and crafts. For children ages 4-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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The Writer's Den: A NaNoWriMo Event

Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:00 pm

Drop into our pop-up writer's lounge for coffee, tea, and contemplation, held weekly on Mondays in November from 5-7 p.m. at your favorite neighborhood Library. Register for NaNoWriMo and get swag to keep you writing. Writing references, WiFi, and library staff will be available in for your convenience so that you can stack your pages towards your word count goal.

#brownbagdc Book Chat

Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 12:00 pm

Join the conversation!  This Twitter book club meets every Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading.  Love it or hate it, we want to know. The meetings are held from 12 noon until 1 p.m at #brownbagdc@dcpl #brownbagdc is run by staff based out of the Mt. Pleasant and Tenley-Friendship libraries.
White Trash by Nancy Isenberg

White Trash by Nancy Isenberg

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library Book Discussion on Sat., Nov. 25 at 1 p.m.  Copies of White Trash by Nancy Isenberg are available at the information desk.
All About Turtles

Egg Carton Turtle Crafts

Saturday, November 25, 2017, 3:00 pm

Children ages 6-12 are invited to create turtles made from egg cartons.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 10:30 am

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together. An easy craft activity follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691.   
Maker Lab

Build-It Studio

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 4:30 pm

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us in creative, hands-on fun building structures using everyday materials. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
The Mother Daughter Book Club

Children's Book Club

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 4:30 pm

Children ages 8-12 are invited to join us to discuss a book together. Please call or stop by the Children's Room to find out the latest pick. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6:00 pm

Join us for an evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  

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