Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month

Monday, November 26, 2018, 7:00 pm

Are you working on a novel? A short story? Some other piece of fiction for National Novel Writing Month? Find support, space and time to write at the Takoma Park Neighborhood Library at one of our weekly National Novel Writing Month events. We be meeting as a group of writers every Monday throughout November, except Veteran's Day, Nov. 12. If you are using a computer to write your novel, be sure that it is fully-charged.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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 engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 11:15 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, 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.
Mobile Devices

Tech Tuesday Drop-In Clinic

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 2:00 pm

Are you baffled by the basics of personal computing? Do you need help with your smartphone or e-reader? Stop by Takoma Park's technology clinic for one-on-one assistance. *For targeted or in depth classes, please visit the library's Computer Classes page.
Owl Art Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Thursday, November 29, 2018, 2:00 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. This 20-to-30-minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.
Book cover and movie poster  of The Giver

Book to Film Club

Thursday, November 29, 2018, 6:30 pm

Ask for a copy of the book at the desk and read it. Then attend a viewing of the film and discuss both! Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.  
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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 engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 11:15 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, 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.
Mobile Devices

Tech Tuesday Drop-In Clinic

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 2:00 pm

Are you baffled by the basics of personal computing? Do you need help with your smartphone or e-reader? Stop by Takoma Park's technology clinic for one-on-one assistance. *For targeted or in depth classes, please visit the library's Computer Classes page.
Keep calm and learn Spanish

Spanish Conversation Hour

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 7:00 pm

Join intermediate Spanish speakers every first and third Tuesday of the month for an hour of conversation in Spanish. Each meeting will focus on a particular topic/area of interest. Únete hispanohablantes intermedios cada primer y tercer martes de cada mes para una hora de conversación en español . Cada sesión se centrará en un tema en particular.

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