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Go for the Gold: Olympic Torch Craft

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 (All day)

Calling all champions: Go for the gold & come celebrate the Summer Games. We will be making Olympic torches.  
Senior Seminar Series - Senior Medicare Patrol

Senior Seminar Series - Senior Medicare Patrol

Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 12:00 pm

Learn how Medicare beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers can prevent, detect, and report health care fraud and abuse.  Join Zoom Meeting: https://bit.ly/MedPatrol Meeting ID: 988 0306 6440 Passcode: 973674 One tap mobile +13017158592# US (Washington DC)
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Tenley Library Manga and Anime Club

Monday, August 2, 2021, 4:00 pm

Are you looking for a place to nerd out about My Hero Academia, Demon Slayer, Fruits Basket and Sailor Moon?  Then please join us virtually for the Tenley Library Manga and Anime Club. Discuss the manga you’re reading and the anime you’re watching with fellow otaku and learn interesting aspects of Japanese culture and history as well. Please email brandon.digwood@dc.gov for the link to the program.
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Olympic Sculpture Art

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 (All day)

Can't get enough Olympics?  Neither can we!  Come create 3D art inspired by the Tokyo Olympics sports pictograms! (Those are the images they show next to the sport, so you can know what it is without reading or hearing.)
Duct Tape Bookmark

Make A Duct Tape Bookmark!

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 (All day)

Do you have everything you need to head back to school in a few weeks?  Come to Tenley Library and get a kit to make a bookmark out of duct tape and plastic ribbon.  This easy to do craft will let you create a great accessory for you and your friends to share.
Short Trips book club

Short Trips: A Short Story Book Club

Monday, March 16, 2020, 6:30 pm

Explore the world through short stories. Our March selection is A Night in the Cemetery and Other Stories of Crime and Suspense by Anton Chekhov. Copies are available by request at the 2nd Floor Information Desk, or find it in our online catalog at dclibrary.org.
Flying Machine

STEM Kit: A Flying Machine

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 (All day)

Come pick up a STEM kit and build a helicopter that really flies! In this engineering project, you will store your energy in a rubber band; and release that energy to spin a propeller.  These kits are from FutureMakers. Video directions are here. Best for ages 6-12. While supplies last.   
Image of El Sato manga kid head

Tenley Library Manga and Anime Club

Tuesday, September 7, 2021, 4:00 pm

Are you looking for a place to nerd out about My Hero Academia, Demon Slayer, Fruits Basket and Sailor Moon?  Then please join us virtually for the Tenley Library Manga and Anime Club. Discuss the manga you’re reading and the anime you’re watching with fellow otaku and learn interesting aspects of Japanese culture and history as well. Please email brandon.digwood@dc.gov for the link to the program.