Family Programs

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Fun + Games

We have the games, just bring your skills and a friend (or make a new one here!).  Board games, computer games, team based games and more! Recommended for ages 5-12
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Build It!

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 10:00 am

Design, construct, build, and play at Build It!  Put your STEAM skills and imagination to work and create one of a kind structures and projects with colorful building blocks, magnetic tiles, recycled objects, every day craft materials and more!    
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Family Films

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 2:00 pm

Enjoy a feature family film and books every Sunday at Deanwood Library! Recommended for children and families.  
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Fun + Games

Friday, June 30, 2017, 2:00 pm

We have the games, just bring your skills and a friend (or make a new one here!).  Board games, computer games, team based games and more! Recommended for ages 5-12

May the Fourth Be With You

Calling all young Jedis, Wookies, Ewoks, Stormtroopers, and other friends: Come celebrate all things Star Wars!  There will be crafts, music, and books, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  This is a drop-in activity. 
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Wii Night

Monday, June 26, 2017, 5:00 pm

Come play the Wii with your friends every Monday Night at Francis Gregory! Ages 4-12 are welcome to join the fun!
Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 10:30 am

Due to extreme heat, Kids Storytime has been cancelled on Tuesday, June 13. The Gerald Anderson author talk will take place at the 6th & I Synagogue (600 I St. NW) at 12:30 pm.  Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 
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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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Bilingual Story Time in English and Mandarin

Come celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a bilingual Story Time in English and Mandarin Chinese. We will sing songs, hear stories, and enjoy rhymes in both languages. No foreign language experience is required. This program is for all ages.

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