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Build a delightful house just the right size for a small fairy or gnome to dwell in. Materials provided. Adults will use cutters and hot glue. All ages.

The morning project usually involves specific instruction on an art-making technique. After outdoor play, we start a second project which explores three-dimensional sculpture or a collaborative group project. Ages 5+.

Enjoy new and classic board games! Bring friends & family & challenge them to a game of Forbidden Island, The Resistance, Monopoly, Chess, Connect Four and more.

Join for a variety of fun activities, such as arts and crafts and STEM projects. Ages 5-12.

Children 5 and under and their caregivers are invited to unleash their imaginations and create their own “cardboard kingdoms” using a wide variety of simple supplies.   

Learn the history and art of henna design with local henna artist Shabnam Tailor of Henna DC. Attendees will create their own design. Teens.

Join us for arts & crafts in the children’s room. We will provide supplies. Ages 5-10.

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. Ages 4-12.

A safe and supportive meeting place where young writers can improve their skills under the guidance of writing mentors, get inspired by meeting guest authors, and make new friends with fellow young writers.

Grab your friends and take home your masterpiece. Local artist Jenny Klug will lead you, step-by-step from bare canvas to a finished painting. You’ll be amazed by what you can create.

Join us for a building free-play program, geared toward our youngest library guests. Children can explore, build and construct using a variety of materials including wood blocks and DUPLOs.

Join us for a fun afternoon outside where you will decorate your own tree stump slice to place in your garden or on your porch! Ages 5-12.

Join us to discuss, play, design, and create simple computer and tabletop games while learning more about the creative process behind your favorite games. Don’t know anything about making games? Come and learn! Ages 10+.

Children are invited to use their imaginations as they explore The Kreeger Museum. Each First Studio includes a gallery tour, a story, and a hands-on art-making experience. Ages 3-5.

Come draw inspiration from House of Sweden current exhibits and participate in simple STEAM art activities! Each workshop will introduce different themes.

Let your creativity shine by selecting coloring sheets or take a chance and design your own. Ages 5-12.

Start your week with a little creativity and some left-brain exercises. Join us for craft-making, games and STEM projects. All ages.

Dash through mist, enjoy a cool iced tea in the shade, decorate a paddle fan and try your hand at ice painting.

Young art lovers can get behind the brushstrokes and into the head and heart of the artists in our current exhibitions. Following the tour, children will create a take-home art project. Ages 7+.