Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Adult Learning Lab

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 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.

Lego Challenge!

Come build your best Lego creation. Lego pieces are small. Recommended for ages 5 and older.
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Donde Esta Juana? 123 Andres and Christina

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 10:30 am

DC-favorites, Latin Grammy-winning 123 Andrés and Christina bring their high-energy bilingual program back to the library! Learn or practice Spanish words, and travel with them around the Americas.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 10:30 am

These 30-to-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. Please note: Due to space constraints, staff may issue tickets on a first-come, first-served basis. Please ask at the children's desk whether tickets are required to enter.
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Lego Club

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 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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Introduction to Chess

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 2:00 pm

Learn the basics of chess with Zivorad "Ziko" Djuric, certified chess teacher and World Chess Federation rank master. Get one-on-one instruction and meet new friends. For ages 4-18.
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The John Singleton Film Appreciation Series: Boyz N the Hood

Sunday, June 30, 2019, 2:00 pm

Join the DC Public Library's Outreach + Inclusion Services Department for The John Singleton Film Appreciation Series. For the month of June, we will celebrate the iconic works of the late, great movie director by screening four of his most notable films in four libraries across the city. (See the full screening schedule below.)  
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I Made It Myself

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

Monday, July 1, 2019, 10:00 am

A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should have at least a working knowledge of English.

Adult Learning Lab

Monday, July 1, 2019, 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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