Family Programs

Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Family and friends join us this summer for family movie night on Thursday's starting June 15, 2017.  The Premier Rosedale's Choice "The Karate Kid (1984)" or "The Karate Kid (2010)" June 15th @ 6:30pm. Annie (2014) Thursday, July 13th @ 6:30pm The Legend of Tarzan Thursday, July 27th @ 6:30pm Finding Dory Thursday, August 3rd @6:30pm Queen of Katwe Thursday, August 17th @6:30pm  
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Summer Reading Kickoff Celebration!

Come to our Summer Reading Kickoff featuring Nick & Six.  NicKayala and Denise Reese are Nick & Six of the Purple Days Movement. 
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Summer Reading Kickoff!

Join us as we celebrate our kickoff for summer reading! Adults, children, and teens will be able to sign up on Beanstack for our popular summer program; learn more about gardening and sustainable living; and participate in environmentally focused activities including outdoor fun, Chia Pet creation, and crafts. 
Words, Beats & Life Academy

Words, Beats and Life Academy - WOD Wrap Party!

Words, Beats and Life Academy began at Woodridge on January 11, 2017; for six months, tweens and teens learned the Hip-Hop arts of DJing, beat making and writing rhymes. While the young patrons discovered new skills in this music genre, they simultaneously enhanced their literacy and math skills as well.
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Mobile Mashup!

What happens when your favorite phone games get together in the real world? Find out as we kick off Teen Summer Reading in Afterschool Lounge. Be silly, have fun and win some neat prizes. Ages 11-19.  
Block Party

3rd Annual Neighborhood Block Party

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon celebrating the Summer Reading theme of Build a Better World! This year's party will feature games, snacks (slushies!!), surprises, music performances, and more.   Open to all ages. From 1 - 4 p.m. in front of the library on 7th Street NE. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Northeast Library.   P.S. Do you have some old puzzles you no longer use? Maybe you'd like one of ours? Look for the Puzzle Swap table at the Block Party.

Mother's Day Craft

If you would like to make something special for the lady in your life, join us for a mother's day craft! Learn to make bath bombs and lip glass and cards.  Don't forget to bring a friend! Ages 11-19
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Tour de DCPL: ‘Know Your Neighborhood’ Bike Ride

Celebrate National Bike Month and join fellow neighbors and library staff for a family-friendly bike tour of DC's Woodridge and Brookland neighborhoods. Stroll around tree-canopied streets and uncover the history and rejuvenation efforts of these two very livable communities.
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Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (All day)

Explore your neighborhood AND win Summer Reading prizes this July when you stop by the Francis A. Gregory Library to participate in the Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt!