Neighborhood Library


Mind-Body Skills Workshop

Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 10:30 am

Learn tools and techniques such as guided meditation to manage stress based on evidence-based practices. No previous experience is necessary to participate and beginners are welcome!
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, January 30, 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 18-36 months 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, January 30, 2019, 11:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two 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-Friendship Book Discussion Group

Tenley-Friendship Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 2:00 pm

Join us for rousing discussions on a variety of titles that cover all genres of fiction. The group meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month January through October and then the first Wednesday in December.   Please call 202-727-1225 for details on this month's title.
Lego construction crew

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 4:00 pm

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

Quiet Creative Space

Thursday, January 31, 2019, 10:00 am

A quiet space for writers, artists and craftspeople to work side-by-side on individual projects. Bring your work and ideas and we will provide tea and a tranquil setting. Thursdays from 10 am.m. - 12 p.m. in the Medium Conference Room.
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Toys and Tots Play Date

Friday, February 1, 2019, 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, you bring the little ones. For children ages birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers.      

Job Seekers

Friday, February 1, 2019, 2:30 pm

Looking for a new job or a career change? Need help getting started, editing your resume or applying online? Let us help you! Whether it’s an online application, a cover letter, or your resume, you will receive one-to-one help from our library staff. First-come, first-served.     
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, February 1, 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, February 2, 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.