Once Upon a Snowflake

Listen to the retelling of H.C. Andersen's The Snow Queen, create paper snowflake designs and watch a movie on Thursday, December 11, 2014.  For ages 6-11.

Picturing America: The Selma to Montgomery March for Voting Rights in 1965

We will discuss the difficulties faced by African Americans trying to vote in the South and analyze, interpret and describe the photograph "Selma to Montgomery March for Voting Rights in 1965" by James Karales.

NaNoWriMo Short Story Workshop

Not just for writing! Create a short story in our National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) workshop. Kids ages 8-13 will be guided to create and share stories through movement and storytelling techniques.
Palisades Community Band

The Palisades Community Band will Perform at the 50th Anniversary Celebration!

Enjoy the smooth sounds of jazz with the Palisades Community Band. 
Sherier Mountain Boys

Sherier Mountain Boys Band to perform at the 50th Anniversary Celebration!

Local Palisades band Sherier Mountain Boys will entertain with jazz and folk favorites.
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Holiday Ornament Sit and Knit (and 3-D print)

Need ideas for holiday knitting and decorating? Join us for an afternoon of knitting and 3-D printing. Staff will be on hand to demonstrate some nifty knitting patterns for ornaments. We will also be ready to show you how to use the library's 3-D printer downtown to print out the coolest of decorations. 
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Give a Child a Coat: Share the Warmth

Rosedale Neighborhood Library invites you to join “Give a Child a Coat, Share the Warmth” coat drive! We will be collecting donated gently used or NEW coats and other winter accessories at the Rosedale Neighborhood Library during our operating hours.                        

Kids Euro Festival: How to Plan a Detective Story

Considered a literary giant of contemporary Swedish children’s fiction, Martin Widmark’s books have been translated into more than 30 languages.  His Nelly Rapp and LasseMaja detective series are frequently at the top of best seller lists in Sweden.   In celebration of Kids Euro Festival, kids will get to learn from the master himself In this "How to Plan a Detective Story" workshop.
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6th Annual Moving Forward Together Secondary Transition Community Fair

All D.C. schools - DCPS, Charter, & Non-publics - serving D.C. students with IEPs, 504 Plans, and disabilities are invited to bring their students to this two-day event to prepare for the future and prepare for a successful transition into employment, post-secondary education, and independence. Activities scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday include: Performing arts session with music and dance Explore artistic and creative ways to express your unique strengths, needs and goals Interactive scavenger hunt with exhibitors
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Future of Family Biking: a Town Hall with WABA

Join WABA in kicking off a new initiative to get more families biking together. If your family already bikes, please come out to this townhall program and provide valuable input and support!   All ages.