LRP News Roll
A Decades Old Request for a Library at McMillan Continues Unanswered
[November 5, 2015]
Is there a better investment we can make in our city?
[May 19, 2014]
DCPL News Roll
"The People in Pineapple Place" Walking Tour
Join children’s librarians Gayle and Tracy on a walking tour of Georgetown, based around the children’s book "The People in Pineapple Place" by Anne Lindbergh. Download the “DC By the Book Tours” app to view historical photos of the sites we view along the way. Sites include: Dumbarton Oaks, Anthony Hyde Elementary School, and Pomander Walk, the real-life inspiration for the imaginary Pineapple Place. We will begin the tour at Georgetown University’s Healy Hall and will end the tour at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. This tour is appropriate for ages 6 and up, and children should bring an adult along with them. Find out more and register at: http://www.culturaltourismdc.org/portal/tour-schedule?EV=435 Download the app in advance: iPhone / Android. For iPhones, search DC By the Book tours in iTunes. For Android, search "DC By the Book tours" (in quotes) in Google Play. Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 1:00pm at Georgetown Library
Instructors from the Metro Washington Association of Blind Athletes will lead a yoga class designed for people who are blind or visually impaired. The class maximizes verbal description and hands-on assistance with yoga poses. Participants can bring their own mats, but other accessories that will help participants achieve and hold poses comfortably will be provided. Class will be held on the lower level in room A10, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, please contact Ms. Gilbride at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-631-2426. Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 1:30pm at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library
I Made It Myself
Arts and crafts for children of all ages. Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 2:00pm at Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library
Family Funday Sunday
A variety of family friendly programs that may include dance, music, movement, movies, sign language and much more. Recommended for children from birth to 12 years old. Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 2:00pm at Mt. Pleasant Library
American Sign Language (ASL) Story Time!
Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian, will sign stories in American Sign Language (ASL). Therapy dogs from People Animals Love (PAL) will join the story time fun. Story-related activities will follow. Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 2:00pm at Mt. Pleasant Library