Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

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Toys and Tots Play Date

Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for an informal, indoor playdate. Kids can play with toys, browse books, visit with friends and toddle! We'll set out toys to develop motor skills and books to encourage early literacy, you bring the little ones. For children ages birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.      
Writopia Lab Readings Showcase

Writopia Lab Readings Showcase

Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 pm

Writopia Lab is a national community of teen and young writers and thinkers.  They run workshops for young creative individuals to express themselves in a variety of mediums.  Come to Tenley-Friendship Library to see the results of their work as they are presented to the public for everyone to enjoy!
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, July 19, 2019, 4:00 pm

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
ESL Conversation Circles

ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the Washington English Center facilitate practice sessions for speakers with previously acquired English language skills. The group is seated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Owl art for Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 am

Fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.  Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Yoga Mondays

Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for a gentle yoga class, appropriate for adults of all ages, taught by certified yoga instructors. Please bring your own mat.
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Baby Lap Time

Monday, July 22, 2019, 2:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to 1 year. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere.
Broken bargain

Broken Bargain: Bankers, Bailouts and the Struggle to Tame Wall Street

Monday, July 22, 2019, 7:00 pm

Please join us for an author talk with Kathleen Day.    Ten years after the Great Recession, a history of major financial crises—and how taxpayers have been left with the bill​
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Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:30 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 1-3 years and their grownups 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, July 23, 2019, 11:00 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 1-3 years and their grownups 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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