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Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults.  For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time.Remember there is a story time at 10 a.m. and another repeated at 11 a.m. To schedule a class visit, please call 202-671-3125. Cuentos, canciones, cailes, y más en inglés y español para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos.
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Winnie the Pooh Afternoon

In celebration of A.A. Milne’s birthday, Rosedale is having a Winnie the Pooh afternoon. At 4 p.m., there will be a Winnie the Pooh story time. At 4:30 p.m., the entire family can enjoy a film of Winnie the Pooh adventures and do Pooh-themed crafts as well. The film is rated G and runs for 57 minutes. 
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are 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 grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.

ASL Story Time

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL).  Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.       Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. Questions? voice/video 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.

ASL Story Time

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL). Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories about Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.       Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. Questions? Voice/video at 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.

ASL Story Time

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL). Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories about Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.       Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. Questions? Voice/video 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.    
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R & R* with Mrs. Claus

Welcome winter with *Reading and Refreshments! Mrs. Claus will be reading the classic, Yes Virginia There Is A Santa Claus and other Winter stories, followed by refreshments.
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Holiday Party

Join us for a celebration of the winter holidays.  There will be games, stories and crafts followed by a festive movie!  This program is great of children of all ages.

Dress Up Story Time

Join us for songs, stories, and dancing in this special edition of Sunday Stories. Come dressed as your favorite holiday character. Books and music selected for ages 3 and older but all ages are welcome.

Toddler Story Time

Story time recommended for children ages birth - 3 years old. We'll read stories from the library's collection, sing songs, encourage flexibility and fun with fingerplays and engage in other play to encourage early literacy!

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