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Preschool Story Time

Friday, November 30, 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. 
Learn English - English Conversation Classes

ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the Washington English Center facilitate  practice sessions for speakers with previously acquired English language skills. No need to pre-register — the group is seated on a first-come, first-served basis.    
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Tenley WinterFest: Story Time and Craft

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10:30 am

We celebrate Tenley WinterFest with a special story time, featuring songs and stories that are frosty and fun followed by a cool craft.   While you are here, don't forget to hunt for the Yeti and add your Yeti creation to our Yetis of Tenleytown Wall.    
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Drop-In & Gab (DIG) Book Club

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 2:30 pm

DIG a good story? Then Drop-In and Gab about books. Join us for snacks, stories and discussion—no need to read in advance.    We will meet one Saturday every month.  New or returning club members are always welcome. This program is for children ages 8-13.
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Yoga Mondays

Monday, December 3, 2018, 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, December 3, 2018, 2:30 pm

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

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 10:30 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 60 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Owl art Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, December 4, 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. 
Teen Scene at Tenley

Teen Scene at Tenley

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us for an hour of entertainment every Tuesday after school at Tenley Library. We have gaming, films, crafts, karaoke and a variety of other programs on a rotating basis. Please call 202-727-1225 for more details.  
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:00 am

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

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