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Raising Readers

March 6, 2017 - 4:16pm
When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

Register for this special story time series. In registering, parents are agreeing to bring their child to a limited-attendance story time that encourages language skills as well as early literacy. Group sizes will be limited to make the group less intimidating and friendlier for children that are intimidated by large groups.

Preschool Stroytime

March 6, 2017 - 1:14am
When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for stories, songs, dancing, crafts and more!

(Waldorf P.D. Brown) "Movers and Shakers" Toddler Storytime

March 6, 2017 - 1:14am
When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: CCPL / P.D. Brown Branch

A toddler story time for children ages 18 months - 36 months
This storytime will teach toddlers physical and social skills, listening comprehension, and the foundations of reading through letters, numbers, and vocabulary!
Drop-in. No registration required. An adult must accompany children.


Preschool Storytime

March 6, 2017 - 1:14am
When: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for stories, songs, dancing, crafts and more!

Waldorf West Cuddle Time Story Time

March 5, 2017 - 1:03am
When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time will introduce a love for books, songs, movement and playful activities. It is designed for children ages birth to 24 months and their parents. This is a 20 minute program.

Waldorf West Toddler Story Time

March 5, 2017 - 1:03am
When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for 2 and 3 year olds and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft.

Waldorf West Preschool Storytime

March 5, 2017 - 1:03am
When: Monday, April 03, 2017 - 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time is a weekly program that includes longer books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories and is designed for 3-5 year old children and their parents. This is a 45 minute program that includes a simple craft.

(Waldorf P.D. Brown) Cuddle Time

February 28, 2017 - 12:48pm
When: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Where: CCPL / P.D. Brown Branch

This story time is designed for children (ages birth to 24 months) and their parents.

Children and their parents will be exposed to language, books, songs, and playful activities!

Based on time and space restraints during the Cuddle class, we cannot accommodate daycares.

(Waldorf P.D. Brown) "Movers and Shakers" Toddler Storytime

February 28, 2017 - 9:47am
When: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: CCPL / P.D. Brown Branch

A toddler story time for children ages 18 months - 36 months

This story time will teach toddlers physical and social skills, listening comprehension, and the foundations of reading through letters, numbers, and vocabulary!

*An adult must accompany children under age*


(Waldorf West) EARLY DISMISSAL EVENT - ScienceTellers

February 28, 2017 - 12:47am
When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

Join us on a fast-paced adventure about two kids who find themselves racing against the clock! We will make things float, bounce, soar and transform right before your eyes, all while exploring the concepts of surface tension, air pressure, chemical reactions, the law of inertia, scientific variables and more!

Fun Time Yoga

February 27, 2017 - 12:45am
When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

Yoga comes to life in these creative themed classes designed to stimulate a child’s growing curiosity. Sprinkled with cooperative games, activities, and music to engage the natural energy of each child. Classes explore yoga poses, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques to convey lessons in self-expression, stress management, body image, social skills, and positive thinking.

Waldorf West Evening Storytime Yoga

February 27, 2017 - 12:45am
When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This is a combination of stories and an introduction to Yoga for young children in a playful and imaginative way. The name of the game is to have fun with books, get energized, and mimic nature and the world around you using your own body. Open to children and their parents, grandparents & caregivers!

Meteorite Lab

February 22, 2017 - 12:12am
When: Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

It's time to explore our meteorite lab! Learn about meteorites and the scientific process in this fun STEM program.

Storm Center for Kids!

February 19, 2017 - 2:53am
When: Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

What causes weather changes? Why does March come in like a lion and go out like a lamb? We will cover high and low pressure and different temperatures and how they influence wind. We will do an experiment and make a weather-related craft that you can take home!

Waldorf West Family Story Time

February 17, 2017 - 2:41am
When: Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time is a monthly program that is scheduled for every 3rd Saturday and includes books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 45 minute program and a simple craft is included.

Art Exploration: Discovering Johannes Vermeer

February 15, 2017 - 2:29am
When: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for an afternoon of art history and a hands-on art project. Attendees will learn about Johannes Vermeer and what made his art so unique and then get to create their own one of a kind art inspired by Vermeer.

(Waldorf West) Family Game Night

February 14, 2017 - 2:23am
When: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

It's Family Game Night! Spend time with family and friends playing new and classic board games like Candy Land, Checkers, Scatergories Pictionary, Chutes and Ladders and more! Or you can try out our Snap Circuits kits!

Family Yoga

February 13, 2017 - 2:20am
When: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: CCPL / La Plata Branch

This is an introduction to Yoga for young children in a playful and imaginative way. The name of the game is to have fun, get energized, and mimic nature and the world around you using your own body. Open to children and their parents, grandparents & caregivers!

Under the Sea Storytime

February 13, 2017 - 2:20am
When: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: CCPL / Potomac Branch at Potomac Meeting Room

Join us for a special under the sea themed story time. There will be ocean themed stories, songs and crafts.

Waldorf West Evening Storytime

February 13, 2017 - 2:20am
When: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: CCPL / West Branch

This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft.

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