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Despicable Me

Pajama Movie Night: Despicable Me

Thursday, July 6, 2017, 6:30 pm

Before you see Despicable Me 3 in the theaters, check out the the first movie in this hilarious series. Join Gru, his three adopted daughters, and hoards of minions as they try to stop Vector from stealing the moon in Despicable Me. Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome.  
Book jacket for "The Underground Railroad"

ASL Book Club: 'Underground Railroad'

Saturday, July 8, 2017, 2:00 pm

Discuss books with other people in American Sign Language. This month, the club will talk about The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. The group is facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen.
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Explorer's Club: Indoor Fireworks

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us to explore all things STEAM. (That's science, technology, engineering, arts, and math - something to interest everyone!)  Can't get enough fireworks? Then come to this month's Explorer's Club - this month, it's all about fireworks!  Explore how they work, then make your own (safe for indoors, of course).
Origami Attack

Origami Attack

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Come to Tenley Library and learn how to create great origami designs to take home.  Also, you can earn a program activity badge for the Teen Summer Reading program. Ages 13-19.  

Pajama Movie Night: Mulan

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 6:30 pm

Disguised as the male soldier, "Ping", Mulan bravely takes her father's place in the Imperial Army. Helped by her funny guardian dragon, Mushu, and a lucky cricket named, Cri-kee, Mulan strives to earn the respect of her fellow warriors and ends up with the fate of China in her hands.  Food, pillows, and blankets are welcome. 
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Tenleytown Memoir and Essay Writing Club

Thursday, July 13, 2017, 7:00 pm

Share your work and receive supportive feedback from other serious adult writers. No formal assignments will be given, but prompts and exercises are a part of the club.
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Yoga for Insomnia

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 10:00 am

A good night's sleep is vital to our health, yet many of us suffer. Robin Glantz will teach a two-part series on yoga poses and breathing exercises that help your zzzs. The second class is on July 18. All levels of yoga experience welcome. To register contact megan.mcnitt@dc.govPlease bring your own yoga mat.
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Real Estate Info Session

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 2:30 pm

Get answers to all of the real estate questions you were afraid to ask with Realtor Ebony Bates. This Q&A session is free and open to the public. Come and learn about renting, buying, selling and more!
Poster for "The Big Chill"

Age-Friendly DC: Movie Matinee

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 1:30 pm

Revisit your youth (or at least your thirties) with director Lawrence Kasdan's drama about old friends who get together for the weekend. What the young-ish men and women learn about each other's secrets will change the way they view their own lives. Rated R, 1 hour and 45 minutes, 1983.
example of 3D portrait of Albert Einstein

In the Zone: 3-D Portraits

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 4:00 pm

Change a flat portrait into 3-D art! Learn about portraiture and explore the life of Albert Einstein, an iconic figure of the 20th century, as we change a flat image into art that comes of the page! (literally) For ages 4 and older and their caregivers. No registration required.