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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 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
Today
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Saturday Morning Storytime (Read Aloud)
Join us every Saturday morning as we read some of our favorite picture books, while getting to know some of your neighbors.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Dream, Paint or Color!
In this regularly occurring Saturday program, kids are encouraged to come and explore their creative sides. Much of the work done during this program will be self-directed, allowing participants to explore their own interests. Work done in this program may end up on exhibition in our Children's Room. We provide all art supplies.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 2 p.m.
The Story of Ebenezer Scrooge!
The Classic tale of a miser's redemption. Ebenezer Scrooge is a nasty, mean, snarling old geezer with no care for anything other than his money. Best for ages 4 and older. Presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Company
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, December 18
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Learn & Play
Join us for a fun filled morning of activities
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, December 18
@ 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
Mon, December 18
@ 5 p.m.
Early Literacy
Kid Colormania
Calling all kids who love to color, join us for Kid Colormania. We'll provide the pictures and colored pencils/ crayons. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - Have some fun with us.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Tue, December 19
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, December 20
@ 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, December 20
@ 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, December 20
@ 4:30 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, December 21
@ 5 p.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Winter's Read
Join us for an evening of seasonal stories and a fun activity.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Thu, December 21
@ 5 p.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Fall into Reading
Join us for an evening of seasonal stories and a fun activity.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Fri, December 22
@ 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
Fri, December 22
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Build & Play!
Be creative! Be imaginative! Be You! Join us for an afternoon of Lego building and playing. Please note: this program is for children ages 6 -12 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Sat, December 23
@ 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
Sat, December 23
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Saturday Morning Storytime (Read Aloud)
Join us every Saturday morning as we read some of our favorite picture books, while getting to know some of your neighbors.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 23
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Dream, Paint or Color!
In this regularly occurring Saturday program, kids are encouraged to come and explore their creative sides. Much of the work done during this program will be self-directed, allowing participants to explore their own interests. Work done in this program may end up on exhibition in our Children's Room. We provide all art supplies.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 23
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, December 23
@ 2 p.m.
At the Movies: A Christmas Story
A Christmas Story. Peace. Harmony. Comfort and Joy... Maybe Next Year. In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift. For all ages.
Fort Washington LibraryAdults
Tue, December 26
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, December 26
@ 5 p.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: PJ Party in the Heights!
Come in your pajamas with your favorite stuffed toy and join us for a fun filled evening of stories, songs & and an activity.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, December 27
@ 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, December 27
@ 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, December 27
@ 4:30 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, December 29
@ 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
Fri, December 29
@ 3:30 p.m.
Lego Build & Play!
Be creative! Be imaginative! Be You! Join us for an afternoon of Lego building and playing. Please note: this program is for children ages 6 -12 years old.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Sat, December 30
@ 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
Sat, December 30
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Saturday Morning Storytime (Read Aloud)
Join us every Saturday morning as we read some of our favorite picture books, while getting to know some of your neighbors.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 30
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Dream, Paint or Color!
In this regularly occurring Saturday program, kids are encouraged to come and explore their creative sides. Much of the work done during this program will be self-directed, allowing participants to explore their own interests. Work done in this program may end up on exhibition in our Children's Room. We provide all art supplies.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Sat, December 30
@ 2 p.m.
Adult Colormania Club
Come relax and color away your stress with the latest "Adult" activity! If you're an adult looking for a fresh, new activity that will help bring stress relief to your busy life, try our new coloring club. Sitting down to color a picture can be effective as meditation in reducing stress. Try one of our adult coloring sessions to see for yourself. We'll provide the pictures and and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. No rules here - you may outside the lines. Red grass and green…
Fort Washington LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, January 3
@ 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, January 3
@ 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
Thu, January 4
@ 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
Thu, January 4
@ 5 p.m.
Early Literacy
Storytime: Winter's Read
Join us for an evening of seasonal stories and a fun activity.
Fort Washington LibraryChildren
Fri, January 5
@ 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, January 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
Mon, January 8
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Learn & Play
Join us for a fun filled morning of activities
Fort Washington LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, January 10
@ 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
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