Book Clubs

'Uncle Bobby's Wedding' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'Uncle Bobby's Wedding'

Monday, September 25, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, September 25 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Uncle Bobby’s Wedding by Sarah S. Brannen is the featured piece.
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Drop-In & Gab (DIG) Book Club

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 2:30 pm

A monthly book club for grades 4-7 DIG a good book?  Then Drop-In and Gab about books!  Join us for snacks, stories, and discussion - no need to read in advance.  One Saturday a month at the Tenley-Friendship Library. New or returning club members always welcome.  This program is for ages 8-13, no adults or younger siblings please.  
Image of a book on a parachute with the word "dig" underneath the book

Drop-In & Gab (DIG) Book Club

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 2:30 pm

A monthly book club for grades 4-7 DIG a good book?  Then Drop-In and Gab about books!  Join us for snacks, stories, and discussion - no need to read in advance.  One Saturday a month at the Tenley-Friendship Library. New or returning club members always welcome.  This program is for ages 8-13, no adults or younger siblings please.
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After School Hangout: Not-A-Book-Club Book Club

Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 4:00 pm

Share your favorite books with friends at the Not-A-Book-Club Book Club, and find out about the latest and greatest reads from your librarian! This program is designed for ages 6-12. 
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Graphic Novel Book Club

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier. We'll have a snack while talking about our favorite parts and then do a craft related to the theme of the book. Talk to the Children's Desk to check out a copy of the book. This program is recommended for ages 7 and up.
Holes by Louis Sachar

Book Club: Holes

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 4:30 pm

Children ages 8-12 are invited to join us to discuss Holes by Louis Sachar, about a boy sent to a correctional camp in the Texas desert, where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Image of a book on a parachute with the word "dig" underneath the book

Drop-In & Gab! (DIG) Book Club

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 2:30 pm

Monthly drop-in book club for grades 4-7 DIG a good story?  Want to DIG a little deeper into a book?  Then come DIG - Drop-In and Gab - about books! This year we will focus on short stories and selections—no reading in advance required.  Join us for stories, snacks, and discussion once a month.   Our first meeting is Sept. 23 at 2:30 p.m. New and returning book clubbers are welcome. This program is not for adults or children under the age of 8.
Astronaut Academy

Graphic Novel Book Club

Join us as the Graphic Novel Book Club talks about Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity by Dave Roman. We'll have a snack and do a craft related to the theme of the book after we talk about it. Talk to the librarian to check out a copy of the book. This program is for ages 7 and up.
'Lucille Camps In' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Presents 'Lucille Camps In'

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, August 7, 2017 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Lucille Camps In  by Kathryn Lasky is the featured piece.
'Tippy-Tippy-Splash' Book

Reader's Theatre Presents 'Tippy-Tippy-Tippy, Splash!'

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, August 14, 2017 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Tippy-Tippy-Tippy, Splash!  by Candace Fleming is the featured piece.

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