Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

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Lego Club

Saturday, September 22, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us for Lego Duplo block play time. Recommended for children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers. 
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Beyond the Book Showcase

Saturday, September 22, 2018, 1:00 pm

Participants in DC Public Library's first annual Beyond the Book creative arts contest are invited to present their work to the public at the Beyond the Book Showcase. There will be food, activities and live performances by local teens. The winners of each category of the contest will also be announced at this event.
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I Made It Myself

Sunday, September 23, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join us for simple arts and crafts. Recommended for children ages 2-8.  
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English Conversation Circle

Monday, September 24, 2018, 10:00 am

A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in American English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should have at least a working knowledge of English.
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Early Literacy Baby/Toddler Play Date

Monday, September 24, 2018, 10:00 am

Enjoy homemade early literacy toys with your babies and toddlers, get inspired to make your own at home with everyday objects and get tips on building a foundation for your child to learn and read through play. We will meet from 10 a.m. to noon. Recommended for children ages birth to 3 years and their caregivers.

Adult Learning Lab

Monday, September 24, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4 to 7 p.m. Assessments take place on Wednesdays only. Please note: In order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first.
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Lego Challenge!

Monday, September 24, 2018, 4:00 pm

Come build your best Lego creation. Lego pieces are small. Recommended for ages 5 and older, please.
Rayceen's Reading Room

Kickoff Banned Books week with Rayceen's Reading Room

Monday, September 24, 2018, 7:00 pm

Team Rayceen presents Rayceen’s Reading Room, hosted by Rayceen Pendarvis, with authors, poets, comedians, and more!

Adult Learning Lab

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 10:00 am

The Adult Learning Lab offers tutoring for those adults with skills at the high school level who have completed the assessment (offered on Wednesdays at 4 p.m.).  

Adult Learning Lab

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us for skill assessments for adults who need a high school diploma (GED or National External Diploma) and tutoring for those with skills at the high school level. Tutoring takes place on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4 to 7 p.m. Assessments take place on Wednesdays only. Please note: In order to qualify for tutoring, you must take the assessment first.

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