Story Time

Owl Art Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 10:00 am

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
dog reading

Family Story Time/ Paws to Read

Children and families are invited to family story time - including stories, songs, and other early learning activities - with a very special guest: Pepper the dog! Children will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the library's best canine pal, and newly independent readers can practice reading to Pepper after story time.
a black and white image of the silhouette of a large tree, with 'The Rosedale Conservancy' beneath

Story Time at The Rosedale Conservancy

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 11:00 am

Join the Cleveland Park Library at The Rosedale Conservancy (gate at 35th & Newark streets NW) on Wednesday mornings this spring and summer!  These hour-long programs will include a 20-30 minute story time followed by half an hour of playing and socializing time.  Our story times are full of books, songs and fun activities and are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children birth-5 and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program, grownups along with the children.  
SpringPlants

Let's Welcome Spring!

Spring has sprung! Let’s welcome spring and explore how seeds grow. Join us for a special story, art and craft time. Make cherry blossom branches, handmade mini planters and discover the surprise of sprout pencils! This program is for children ages 5 – 11.    
Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Family Story Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for all ages. 
Preschool Story Time

Superhero Story Time

Come hear stories about superheroes with songs and rhymes. For children ages 2 - 5 years. 
Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Family Story Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for all ages. 
Art Clip

Art and Stories Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 4:00 pm

Spend the summer showing off and creating some art! Each Tuesday, children can enjoy a short story time and then an hour of arts and crafts.  
Andres

​123 Andrés Musical Story Time

123 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) and brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn! 
Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Family Story Time

Thursday, June 29, 2017, 6:00 pm

Story time fun for the entire family, this 30-40 minute story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.   

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