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39 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Learn and Play
Join us for a fun filled morning of activities.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Today
@ 4:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Dance of the African Diaspora
A Summer Reading Program! This program celebrates the differences and similarities of dances within the African Diaspora. Starting in West Africa, going to the Caribbean & Latin America, finally landing in the United States. Using movement and music, students will go on an interactive dance tour starting in West Africa, going to the Caribbean & Latin America, and finally landing in the Unites States. be able to navigate through history in efforts of connecting the cultures. Part dance…
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, June 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, July 1
@ 11 a.m.
Queens of Crochet
Come join the Queens and get lost in the creative world of crochet. Learn how to chain, loop, stitch and so much more.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, July 3
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Laptops, video games and more!
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 5
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents / caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Wed, July 5
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 5
@ 4 p.m.
TEEN LOUNGE
VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS & CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE… Different things to do, Every week, something new… Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Image: art by Dayanna, original drawing: ink on paper, 12/7/16
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Learn and Play
Join us for a fun filled morning of activities.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, July 6
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, July 7
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Baby Lap-sit
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy storytime with great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, July 7
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Sat, July 8
@ 2 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bricks 4 Kidz
A Summer Reading Program Hands-on class where students build educational models using LEGO Bricks, motors, axels, etc. Students will learn about the theme of the session presented by our instructor. Students will build the model the day where they will use engineering and problem solving concepts. Students will have free play to expand the model or build using their imaginations. Best for ages 6 and older. Limit of 20 participants. Presented by Bricks 4 Kidz
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, July 10
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Laptops, video games and more!
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 11
@ 4 p.m.
At the Movies: Summer Young Adult Film Series
Come in out of the heat this summer and join us for a screening of a different full length feature film each week. Free Admission. For ages 13 and up. Please be advised of mature themes and language in some of the films that will be shown.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 12
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents / caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Wed, July 12
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 12
@ 4 p.m.
TEEN LOUNGE
VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS & CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE… Different things to do, Every week, something new… Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Image: art by Dayanna, original drawing: ink on paper, 12/7/16
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, July 14
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 17
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Laptops, video games and more!
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 18
@ 4 p.m.
At the Movies: Summer Young Adult Film Series
Come in out of the heat this summer and join us for a screening of a different full length feature film each week. Free Admission. For ages 13 and up. Please be advised of mature themes and language in some of the films that will be shown.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 19
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents / caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Wed, July 19
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 19
@ 4 p.m.
TEEN LOUNGE
VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS & CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE… Different things to do, Every week, something new… Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Image: art by Dayanna, original drawing: ink on paper, 12/7/16
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, July 20
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Learn and Play
Join us for a fun filled morning of activities.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, July 20
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Fri, July 21
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Baby Lap-sit
Babies from birth to 18 months old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy storytime with great books, lively songs, and rhymes, and meet other babies in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Fri, July 21
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 24
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Laptops, video games and more!
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, July 25
@ 4 p.m.
At the Movies: Summer Young Adult Film Series
Come in out of the heat this summer and join us for a screening of a different full length feature film each week. Free Admission. For ages 13 and up. Please be advised of mature themes and language in some of the films that will be shown.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, July 26
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Tales for Tots
Toddlers from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents / caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Wed, July 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Wed, July 26
@ 4 p.m.
TEEN LOUNGE
VIDEO GAMES, LAPTOPS, MUSIC, FILM, ARTS & CRAFTS, SCIENCE, BOOK DISCUSSIONS AND MORE… Different things to do, Every week, something new… Meeting weekly in the Young Adult Section or the Community Room, Wednesdays 4 pm - 5:30 pm. Image: art by Dayanna, original drawing: ink on paper, 12/7/16
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Fri, July 28
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, July 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Social Play
After storytime, stay and play in the Children's Room! Enjoy a warm and inviting space where you and your child can play, and socialize with others in the community. Please note: This program is for both caregiver and child. It is not a structured program. Recommended for Ages: 0-4 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Mon, July 31
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Tech Time
Laptops, video games and more!
Fort Washington LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, August 10
@ 4:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Macaroni!
A Summer Reading Celebration! In this high energy, full band, summer celebration, children are excited to play air guitar, jump high, party under the parachute, shake it loud, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden, do the Macaroni dance, and enjoy a special visit from a puppet named “Moochachka” the Monkey. Little ones are thrilled to see Meredith LeVande in person after watching her in-between PBS Kids shows. Best for ages 3 and older. Presented by Monkey Monkey Music
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
What is Transportation?
In this 4-session series, Pre-K and Kindergarten age children will learn about transportation and how we get around by land, by air, and by water. They will engage in hands-on activities including creating boats and airplanes! Workshop series is FREE.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children