Children

Summer Reading

Summer Reading Kick-Off

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join West End on DC Public Library's First Day of Summer Reading when we will be showing  "Lego Movie" and celebrating with snacks! While you're here, we can help get you signed up to our online summer reading program in order to earn prizes for your reading and literacy activities over the summer. We welcome kids of all ages and can help adults sign up as well!
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Sunday, August 6, 2017, 4:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Sunday, July 16, 2017, 4:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Sunday, June 4, 2017, 4:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Lego Batman

Pajama Movie Night: The Lego Batman Movie

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:30 pm

We kick off our weekly Summer Pajama Movie Night Series with The Lego Batman Movie. If Batman wants to save Gotham from the Joker, he may have to drop the lone vigilante act, try to work with others and maybe learn to lighten up.  Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome.     Check out our summer movie lineup
Zootopia

Pajama Movie Night: Zootopia

Thursday, July 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.  Pajamas, food, blankets and pillows are welcome.
Moana

Pajama Movie Night: Moana

Thursday, August 17, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come watch Moana set in Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Food, pillows and blankets welcome.  Moana is our last weekly movie screening of the summer. During the school year, Pajama Movie Night is offered monthly at 6 p.m. 

Pajama Movie Night: Muppet Treasure Island

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Muppet Treasure Island: The Muppets' twist on the classic tale. Food, pillows, and blankets welcome.           
Mulan

Pajama Movie Night: Mulan

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 6:30 pm

Disguised as the male soldier, "Ping", Mulan bravely takes her father's place in the Imperial Army. Helped by her funny guardian dragon, Mushu, and a lucky cricket named, Cri-kee, Mulan strives to earn the respect of her fellow warriors and ends up with the fate of China in her hands.  Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome. 
Cars

Pajama Movie Night: Cars

Thursday, June 29, 2017, 6:30 pm

With Cars 3 currently in the movie theaters, come see how it all started in the original Cars. Lightning McQueen is living life in the fast lane until he is stranded in run-down Radiator Springs. There he meets Sally, Mater, Doc Hudson, and others who help him discover that there's more to life than trophies and fame. 

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