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Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, October 2, 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.
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 2, 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, October 2, 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.
Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 1:00 pm

Oscars are good year-round!   Every Wednesday, in the Large Meeting Room, join us for the Tenley Oscar Movie Matinee. Enjoy your afternoon while (re)watching a past Oscar winning (W) or nominated (N) movie.  
Lego construction crew

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 4:00 pm

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

Word + Image with Marie Pavlicek-Wehrli

Thursday, October 3, 2019, 10:30 am

Explore your creative side through poetry and images with Marie Pavlicek-Wehrli, painter, printmaker and poet. You will create both in this 8 week course.
Tough Cases by Russell Canan

Tenley Friends Author Talk: Russell Canan

Thursday, October 3, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join authors Russell F. Canan, Gregory E. Mize and Frederick H. Weisberg for their author talk on Tough Cases: Judges Tell The Stories of Some of the Hardest Decisions They’ve Ever Made.
DIY Digital Friday - Intro to 3D Printing

DIY Digital Friday - Intro to 3D Printing

Friday, October 4, 2019, 10:00 am

Want to see one of DC Public Library's 3D printers in action and learn how to "make 3D stuff" at Tenley and the Fab Test Lab? Take our Intro to 3D Printing class and learn more about the process including: preparing digital files for printing, changing filament and basic troubleshooting. This class includes hands-on instruction with Cura, the software used to prepare your 3D object file for printing on a Printrbot Play 3D printer. Registration is required
blocks and baby toes

Toys and Tots Play Date

Friday, October 4, 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.      
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, October 4, 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.