Story Time

Book worm

Bilingual Preschool Story Time

Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books in Spanish and English for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers.  Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Book worm

Preschool Story Time

Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first come, first served basis. Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Hora de Cuentos

Hora de Cuentos// Spanish Story Time

Join us for books, songs, and rhymes in Spanish!  Cuentos, canciones, rimas, y más para niños de 2-5 años. ¡Les esperamos! Ages 2-5.
Kwanzaa Fun

Kwanzaa Family Story and Craft Time

Join us for a special Story and Craft Time on Kujichagulia (self-determination)--the second day of Kwanzaa. Harambee!  (Let's all pull together!)
Pajama Story Time

Multilingual PJ Story Time

Put on your pajamas, bring a stuffed animal, and join us for a family story time. We will wind down the day with stories, songs, and rhymes from around the world. No foreign language experience required. This program is for all ages.
We March by Shane Evans

Black History Month Family Story Times

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is proud to present special family story times every Thursday at 6 p.m. in February as part of our celebration of Black History Month.

Baby/Toddler Lap Time

Stories, songs, rhymes, bounces and tickles every Monday for children ages 0-2 and their caregivers.

Preschool Story Time

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3-5. If you are interested in scheduling a class visit for a separate story time, please call the library at 202-698-1959.
Music notes

Music Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to five years old. Our Music Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more songs, activities and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.

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