Family Programs

Wii controllers

Wii Club

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to play Wii games. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Amazing Science Experiments

Solar Oven S'mores

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to harness the power of the sun and make s'mores.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.   
Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids

Paper Sock Wind Cup

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to make a paper cup wind sock craft. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids

Create Club: DIY Fidget Spinners

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us to make DIY fidget spinners. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Movie Night Trivia

Movie Trivia Challenge

Children ages 6-12 are invited to play movie trivia. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Tori Gate

Japan in a Suitcase

Curious about Japan? Come learn about it! Japan-in-a-Suitcase provides hands-on activities as well as items from Japanese elementary schools including traditional clothing and games.   For kids ages 6-12.
You are invited to learn about the D.C. Public Library’s online services. We have research tools you can use at home, at school or on the go. Learn how our online  services can save you from a trip to the library.  This program is for students of all ages

dclibrary.org: Online Homework Help

You are invited to learn about the D.C. Public Library’s online services. We have research tools you can use at home, at school or on the go. Learn how our online services can save you from a trip to the library.This program is for students of all ages, but free to all who attend.    
Photo of Jackie Anderson

Family Yoga!

Jackie Anderson is a certified yoga instructor and librarian at Marie Reed Elementary School. She loves to teach and share yoga with students.     Join Jackie for a summer series of family-friendly yoga on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. in the children's room on the second floor. Sessions start July 25, 2017 and continue until August 29, 2017.   Participants are required to sign a waiver.    
College Fund

Learn About Financing College Education

Is college education in your child's future? What options do you have to pay for college? Parents with children ages up to 10 years old: please attend this FREE workshop to learn about financing college! Sunday, July 16, 2017 from 2 - 4 p.m. To register, call or visit the Dorothy I. Height/Benning Library. And remember, it's never too early to start!
Apple Craft

Paper Plate Apple Craft

Come enjoy a craft of making apples out of plates and get ready for Fall! Appropriate for ages 2+.

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