October 29, 2013

Bedtime Stories at 7 on Monday the 4th

Bedtime Stories will be held on our usual Monday night in November. Because of the election on the 5th, the program will not be on Tuesday as originally planned.
Get comfy cozy November 4 at 7!

Posted by kathryn at 05:43 PM

Peter Lerangis TONIGHT at 7:30!

Fantastic children's and young adult author Peter Lerangis will be speaking and signing books tonight at 7:30 in our library's children's room.
Lerangis has published over 160 books that have been translated into 30 languages. He is known for his books in the 39 Clues series and his new series, The Seven Wonders. The second book in the series comes out today.

This program is aimed at children ages 8-14.
Thanks to Politics and Prose for this program!

Posted by kathryn at 04:04 PM

Yoga Storytime, Nov. 3 @2:00

This Sunday is our second session of Yoga Storytime for the preschool aged child. The program is at 2:00, for 3-5 year olds and a caregiver. We will learn yoga poses, called asanas sing songs, and hear stories related to yoga, animals, and nature.
We have yoga mats so you don't need to bring your own. Be prepared to take off your shoes, get comfortable, and move.
All participants must sign a safety waiver.
Please register on www.tinyurl.com/tplibraryevents

Posted by kathryn at 03:52 PM

October 24, 2013

Scary Stories TONIGHT!

Join us at 7:30 p.m. tonight for our popular annual Scary Stories program with award-winning storyteller Candace Wolf. The program, best for ages 5 up, is a great way to kick off the Halloween season! No registration -- just come and be prepared to have some spine-tingling fun.

Posted by karen at 03:43 PM

October 02, 2013

Board Game Sundays!

This Sunday, October 6 we will be starting a drop-in board games program at 2:00 for all ages in the children's room. This program will be semi regular, occurring on Sundays when we don't have other programs, such as our Fashion Workshops and Yoga Storytime.

Some of the games include Blokus, Apples to Apples, Jenga, and chess and we will be introducing new language games in Spanish and French soon.

Posted by kathryn at 01:45 PM

October 01, 2013

23 Weeks, 6 Days

Well, I cried four minutes in. Be warned. This is heavy and upsetting stuff.

As the proud mother of a 35 weeker who spent only a little over a week in the NICU, this Radiolab program about the NICU experience was powerful for me. I recommend it to everyone, because as prepared as I thought I was for a baby, I knew nothing about the NICU. My experience was nothing like this but it still resonates for me.

Posted by kathryn at 03:25 PM

Bedtime Stories

Our next Bedtime Stories storytime will be Monday, October 7 at 7:00. We will be hearing new stories from two favorites: Emily Gravett and Peter Brown and sharing songs and action rhymes.

Wear your pajamas if you like!

As the Takoma Park Maryland Libraryís new librarian, I have enjoyed leading the last two Bedtime Stories programs. For some variety in scheduling we are offering the program on Tuesday nights in November and December. Bedtime Stories will start at 7:00 on November 5 and December 3. Make sure you mark it on your calendar! We donít know yet what 2014 will bring but we will be sure to let you know.

Posted by kathryn at 03:22 PM
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