Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Select Libraries Open on Presidents Day 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018 (All day)

Select D.C. public libraries will be open from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on Presidents Day: Ward 1 – Mt. Pleasant Ward 2 – West End Library Ward 3 – Tenley-Friendship Ward 4 – Petworth
Family Storytime

Family Story Time

Monday, February 19, 2018, 10:30 am

This story time is fun for the entire family and is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively participate with the stories and activities during the program.   
Northstar Digital Literacy Practice Sessions & Assessments

Northstar Digital Literacy Practice Sessions & Assessments

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 10:30 am

Assess your digital literacy skills and earn certificates during this practice and proctored assessment session. You will have 1.5 hours to practice and then will be able to complete as many assessments as you can in 1.5 hours. You will receive a certificate for each assessment on which you score 85 percent or higher.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 10:30 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 60 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Owl art Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 11:00 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities, and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk an hour before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Image of Black History Month graphic and egg carton Mancala board

In the Zone: Mancala

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 4:00 pm

Celebrate Black History Month and learn to play Mancala, a board game with African roots. In the Zone is held the third Tuesday of each month for kids to kick back and enjoy games, crafts or other fun. Best for ages 4-12.    
Teen Scene at Tenley

Teen Scene @ Tenley

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us for an hour of entertainment every Tuesday after school at Tenley Library.  We have gaming, films, crafts, karaoke and a variety of other programs on a rotating basis.  Please call 202-727-1225 for more details.  
Essential Oils 101

Essential Oils 101

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 7:00 pm

Come to Tenley Library to learn about Essential Oils and the variety of health benefits that they can provide. Join Beth Lindley, certified health coach, as she demonstrates the properties of this new health trend and provides free examples of these products for the public to use.   
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 10:00 am

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers—non-walking children ages birth to 1 year. This 20-to-30-minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for their age. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.  Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 11:00 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk an hour before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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