Tenley-Friendship
Neighborhood Library

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Baby Lap Time

Monday, April 15, 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 when they start walking. 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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Short Trips: A Short Story Book Club

Monday, April 15, 2019, 6:30 pm

Explore the world through short stories. Each month, we’ll read two or three short stories from a collection by authors from other countries or immigrants to the U.S.
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Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, April 16, 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 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 Lap Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 10:00 am

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 when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere.
Move to the Music

Move to the Music!

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 10:30 am

Adults of all ages are welcome to Move to the Music! Kathy Gracenin will incorporate elements of Tai Chi, Yoga, Qi Gong and Dance to help the body and mind. Dancing a little each day improves strength, balance and alignment and improves the health of your brain. Dancing in your chair is also great! Class size is limited to 25 participants, so arrive early.
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Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, April 17, 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, April 17, 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.
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Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 4:00 pm

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

Quiet Creative Space

Thursday, April 18, 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.
Free Drawing Basics for Adults

Mindful Art with Meg Artley

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 1:00 pm

Using Betty Edward’s seminal text Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain and mindfulness techniques, participants will try their hands at drawing what they really see. Register by sending an email to carol.auerbach@dc.gov with “Mindful Art” in the subject line or call 202-727-1488.

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