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Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 10:30 am

This story time fun for the entire family 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 Proctored Assessment

Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment Practice

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 1:00 pm

Practice the Northstar Digital Literacy Assessments during this session. The practice session will be followed by a Proctored Assessment period (1.5 hours) when you will receive a certificate for each assessment on which you score 85 percent or higher.
Northstar Proctored Assessment

Northstar Digital Literacy Proctored Assessment Session

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 2:30 pm

During this Proctored Assessment period (1.5 hours), you can complete as many assessments as you can. You will earn a Certificate of Completion when you achieve 85 percent or higher.  
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Baby Lap Time

Monday, June 25, 2018, 2:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers—non-walking children. 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

Tuesday, June 26, 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. 
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Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, June 26, 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. 
Tenley Summer Movie Series

Tenley Summer Movie Series

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 2:00 pm

Come join us at Tenley Library every Tuesday afternoon during the summer as the staff members show some of their favorite films along with new titles just added to the library's collection. Movies being shown are subject to change, so please contact the library (202-727-1225) to hear what movie will be shown each week. Attending this program will also account for participation in the Summer Reading Challenge.  
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Author Talk with Debut Novelist Tara Wilson Redd

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 7:00 pm

Author Tara Wilson Redd will discuss her debut novel, The Museum of Us, an intoxicating story that will leave you questioning what is real and why we escape into fantasy. Perfect for fans of Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer and Falling into Place by Amy Zhang.
Essential Oils 101

Essential Oils 101

Tuesday, June 26, 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, June 27, 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. 

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