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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
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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.
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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.
Owl art for Family Story Time

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. _________________________________________________
Image of 9 papel picado sheets of various colors, arranged as a banner

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.  _____________________________________________
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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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