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Summer Reading Kickoff!

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate our kickoff for summer reading! Adults, children, and teens will be able to sign up on Beanstack for our popular summer program; learn more about gardening and sustainable living; and participate in environmentally focused activities including outdoor fun, chia pet creation, and crafts. 

Murals, Music & Makers

Monday, June 5, 2017, 4:00 pm

Words Beats & Life encourages creativity and fosters production techniques utilizing the cultural heritage of Washington, D.C. Teens will create murals with multi-color stencils on parachute cloth, wheat paste their creations on temporary walls throughout the city, plus learn about digital music production with DJ mash-up instruction, all while utilizing inspiration from the likes of Langston Hughes, Marvin Gaye, Bad Brains, Wale and other artistic DC legends.     
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PARKLANDS-TURNER SUMMER READING 2017 KICKOFF EVENT

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 (All day)

Visit the Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library on Tuesday June 13, 2017 and celebrate the kickoff of the Summer Reading Program in the Congress Heights Neighborhood. The Theme for Summer Reading this year is "Build a Better World." The festivities of the day will begin with a special story time for toddlers & preschool children at 10:00am, featuring stories and songs about trucks, tractors, building equipment and more.
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Build a Better World

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 1:00 pm

Build a Better World! One Book at a Time!   Come out and learn some basic techniques that will increase your knowledge of reading to young scholars. Pass on the gift of reading and share some great books in the process. We are looking forward to meeting you!   This program is free and open to the public

Murals, Music & Makers

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 5:00 pm

Words Beats & Life encourages creativity and fosters production techniques utilizing the cultural heritage of Washington, D.C. Teens will create murals with multi-color stencils on parachute cloth, wheat paste their creations on temporary walls throughout the city, plus learn about digital music production with DJ mash-up instruction, all while utilizing inspiration from the likes of Langston Hughes, Marvin Gaye, Bad Brains, Wale and other artistic DC legends.   

Murals, Music & Makers

Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 4:30 pm

Words Beats & Life encourages creativity and fosters production techniques utilizing the cultural heritage of Washington, D.C. Teens will create murals with multi-color stencils on parachute cloth, wheat paste their creations on temporary walls throughout the city, plus learn about digital music production with DJ mash-up instruction, all while utilizing inspiration from the likes of Langston Hughes, Marvin Gaye, Bad Brains, Wale and other artistic DC legends.   
Film Fun

Film Fun

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 2:00 pm

What movie do you want to see?  Vote online by June 1, and join us for the movie you choose as we celebrate the end of the school year. Ages 11-19.

DowntownDC Live with Mock Identity

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 12:30 pm

The DC Punk Archive presents local band, Mock Identity, for DowntownDC Live! at Franklin Park. Grab your lunch and bring to the park to celebrate a great partnership between local business advocates, libraries and musicians. Sign up for Summer Reading, check out a book or learn about our online resources. 
Origami Attack

Origami Attack

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Come to Tenley Library and learn how to create great origami designs to take home.  Also, you can earn a program activity badge for the Teen Summer Reading program. Ages 13-19.  
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Mobile Mashup!

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 4:00 pm

What happens when your favorite phone games get together in the real world? Find out as we kick off Teen Summer Reading in Afterschool Lounge. Be silly, have fun and win some neat prizes. Ages 11-19.  

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