Takoma Park Maryland Library · 101 Philadelphia Avenue · Takoma Park Maryland 20912 USA · 301.891.7259

February 05, 2009

Play Day Circle Time

Kids and grown-ups -- Join us on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 10:30-11 a.m. for a special Circle Time focused on play. We'll be joined by Pat Rumbaugh, a Takoma Park resident and award-winning tennis teacher, who is organizing Takoma Park's participation in the National Play Day this fall. At the Feb. 21 program, we'll move and groove and have fun playing together. The program is perfect for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their grown-ups. No registration required.

Posted by KarenM at 05:05 PM

Black History Month

Come check out our selection of Black History books, as well as books honored with the Coretta Scott King Award. It's the 40th anniversary of the CSK Award, which is designed to highlight the work of African-American authors and illustrators.
On Wednesday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m.,we'll be hosting a program where we'll read some of the CSK winners. The program is geared for kids ages 5 and up; registration is encouraged. To register, go to www.takomapark.info/library/registration.html or call us at 301-891-7259.

Posted by KarenM at 05:03 PM

Comics Jam

Join us at our first after-school Comics Jam on Friday, Feb. 13, from 4-5 p.m. We'll be using our new projector (purchased by the Friends of the Takoma Park Maryland Library) to read comics together. We'll share some of our favorites -- bring some of yours to share as well! No registration required.

Posted by KarenM at 04:59 PM

Making Valentines

Kids -- Come make valentines for your family and friends this Monday, Feb. 9, from 6-8 p.m. Thanks to the Friends of the Takoma Park Maryland Library, we'll have all the materials -- you only need to provide the creativity! This program is geared for kids ages 4 and up, but younger children are most welcome, with close parental supervision. Pre-registration is required, so we can be sure to have enough materials on hand. To register, go to www.takomapark.info/library/registration.html or call us at 301-891-7259.

Posted by KarenM at 04:57 PM