Kids

Bike Repair Clinic

Bike Repair Clinics

Saturday, July 8, 2017, 12:00 pm

Photo of Astronaut Leland MelvinBook Cover of Chasing Space

Meet Astronaut Leland Melvin

Meet astronaut Leland Melvin and hear him talk about his new memoir, Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace and Second Chances.  The former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver shares his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance and grace that align to create the opportunities for success. For kids ages 8-12.
Photo of Astronaut Leland MelvinBook Cover of Chasing Space

Meet Astronaut Leland Melvin

Meet astronaut Leland Melvin and hear him talk about his new memoir, Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace and Second Chances.  The former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver shares his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance and grace that align to create the opportunities for success. For kids ages 8-12.
Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 6:00 pm

It's your move!  Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players.   Recommended for families and all ages. 
Deanwood Community Center and Library

Deanwood Day!

Celebrate Deanwood Day at Deanwood Library! We'll have activities all day so be sure to stop by for: Build It!: Put your STEAM skills and imagination to work and create one of a kind structures and projects, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Craft Time: Build your own robot army with Ms. Patricia and Ms. Kate 12 - 2:30 p.m. Family Movie: Join us for a movie suitable for the whole family, 2:30 - 5 p.m. We hope to see you there!

Kid's Corner at CityCenter Park

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 10:30 am

Join DCPL and CityCenterDC​ for Kids Corner! Every Wednesday May 10-Sept 27 at 10:30am, librarians from the DC Public Library will lead a 30-40 minute story time full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Kids Corner story time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun, outdoor environment. The Park at CityCenter is located at the corner of 10th & I Street NW.
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

Put on your pajamas, bring a stuffed animal, and join us for a family story time. Every Tuesday evening we will wind down the day with stories, songs, and rhymes. This program is for all ages.
Amelia Rules: Her Permanent Record

Book Club: Amelia Rules: Her Permanent Record

Read the graphic novel Amelia Rules: Her Permanent Record, about an eleven-year-old girl determined to find her runaway aunt, and then join us in the Children's Room to discuss the book. For children ages 8-12. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Trolls movie

Friday Films: Trolls

Join us in the Children's Room to watch an animated musical about two mismatched friends who must work together to save their troll village after it's invaded by the grumpy Bergens.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.   
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, June 29, 2017, 6:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.

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