Neighborhood Library

Future Makers

Future Makers: Build It Motor Bots

Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 4:00 pm

Invent a motorized machine that uses wiggles and vibrates to move. Explore how small electric motors and battery packs can be combined with unusual and everyday materials to create unique machines of your own design. All creations go home. Best for ages 6-12. 
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Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:00 am

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.
Move to the Music

Move to the Music!

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:30 am

Adults of all ages are welcome to Move to the Music! Kathy Gracenin will incorporate elements of Tai Chi, Yoga, Qi Gong and Dance to help the body and mind. Dancing a little each day improves strength, balance and alignment and improves the health of your brain. Dancing in your chair is also great! Class size is limited to 25 participants, so arrive early.
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, July 24, 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 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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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 11:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to three years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment.
Lego construction crew

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 4:00 pm

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

Job Seekers

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 2:30 pm

Looking for a job? Let us help you! Whether it’s an online application, a cover letter, or your resume, you will receive one-on-one help from our library staff. First-come, first-served. 
Summer Games @ Tenley

Summer Games at Tenley Library

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 3:30 pm

Bored? Looking for something to do?  Come to Tenley-Friendship Library after your summer job to play some great games with friends and family. Ages 13-19, but younger kids are welcome as well.   Attending this program counts towards DC Public Library Summer Challenge.
Emperor's New Groove

Pajama Movie Night: The Emperor's New Groove

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 6:30 pm

The emperor is turned into a llama by his ex-administrator and must regain his throne with the help of a llama herder. View movie trailer here.
Upper NW Knitters

Upper NW Knitters

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 6:30 pm

Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.