Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 10:00 am

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers--ages birth to 1 year. This 20-to-30-minute story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.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, January 17, 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. 

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 11:30 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 one hour before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 

#brownbagdc Book Chat

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 12:00 pm

Join the conversation!  This Twitter book club meets every Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading.  Love it or hate it, we want to know. The meetings are held from 12 noon until 1 p.m at #brownbagdc@dcpl #brownbagdc is run by staff based out of the Mt. Pleasant and Tenley-Friendship libraries.

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 4:00 pm

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination.  Recommended for ages 4-12.  

Job Seekers

Thursday, January 18, 2018, 2:30 pm

Get help with your job search. Two staff members will be available to help with resumes, online applications and more. Help is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring any materials you have already completed.  
Whitney Patterson

Release Stress and Welcome Ease With Deep Sleep

Thursday, January 18, 2018, 6:00 pm

This talk will explain how to use techniques from yoga and ayurveda to help reduce stress and promote deep sleep. These techniques will help attendees fall asleep faster, experience deeper rest, sleep through the night and wake up feeling refreshed.    The presentation will be led by Whitney Patterson, a certified yoga teacher and ayurvedic practitioner with 10 years of experience in both fields.   
blocks and baby toes

Tots and Toys Playdate

Friday, January 19, 2018, 11:00 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. For children ages birth to 3 with their parents or caregivers.  
brass ensemble, Phelps High School, jazz

Preschool Story Time

Friday, January 19, 2018, 4:00 pm

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. 
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, January 20, 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.   

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