Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

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ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, October 5, 2019, 10:00 am

Practice your English conversation skills with a volunteer from the Washington English Center. Participants should be at the Advanced Beginner language level or above. No need to register -- seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
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Family Story Time

Saturday, October 5, 2019, 10:30 am

Fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.  Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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Papel Picado

Saturday, October 5, 2019, 11:30 am

Enjoy being creative?  Does your inner artist yearn to experiment with new styles?  Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by creating art in traditional Hispanic forms.   Ages 5 to 12 welcome.  This is a drop-in event. The craft will be available on Saturday from 11:30-1:30 p.m. while supplies last. This event is free. _________________________________________________
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Papel Picado

Sunday, October 6, 2019, 1:30 pm

Enjoy being creative?  Does your inner artist yearn to experiment with new styles? Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by creating art in traditional Hispanic forms.   Ages 5 to 12 welcome.  This is a drop-in event. The craft will be available on Sunday from 1:30-3 p.m. while supplies last.  _____________________________________________
Family Yoga

Yoga Mondays

Monday, October 7, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for a relaxing and gentle yoga class for all levels of fitness and experience with yoga. Classes are limited to the first thirty (30) participants. Doors open at 10:15 a.m. and close promptly at 10:30 a.m.  Please bring your own yoga mat (other props such as straps and blocks are optional).  About the Instructors: Robin Glantz, Alexis Chen, and Alex-Marie McGuire, certified yoga teachers, bring free weekly yoga to our library.      
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Baby Lap Time

Monday, October 7, 2019, 2:30 pm

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

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 10:30 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 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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Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, October 8, 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 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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Teen Scene at Tenley

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 3:30 pm

Join us for two hours of entertainment every Tuesday after school at Tenley-Friendship 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.     Ages 11-19  
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Explorer's Club: The Magic of Magnets

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate all things STEAM! (That's science, technology, engineering, art, and math; something for everyone.) This week, we're stuck on magnets!  Come explore the action of attraction with us.

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