Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Shepherd Park Library

Baby Lap Time
These 20-30 minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.
Every Mon, 2 pm

Baby and Toddler Story Time
Stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and more. Ages birth to 3 and parents/caregivers.
Every Mon & Wed, 10:30 am

Family Story Time
Stories, songs, rhymes, movement, and more. Ages birth to 7 and parents/caregivers
Every Sat, 11 am

Yoga for All
De-stress and come back to your natural state of balance with this restorative yoga practice led by Tara Bishop
Every Wed, 7:30 pm

Adobe Creative Suite Drop-in
Reserve the library’s Adobe Creative Suite laptop to work on an individual project, or learn how to use an Adobe CS program (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro, and others). This SELF-GUIDED (DIY) session is 3 hours long. A government-issued ID is required.
Every Mon & Thu, 1-5 pm

 

This Spring at the Shepherd Park Library

Thu, Mar 1, 4 pm
Purim Party
Create your own whacky masks and noisemakers. All ages activity.

Thu, Mar 29, 2 pm
Egg Decorating
Celebrate the birth of spring. Dye and decorate Easter eggs. All ages activity.

Thu, Apr 26, 4 pm
Dia de los Libros Text Collage
Celebrate diversity at the library! Create your own poetry collage using multicultural text and images. Fun for children ages 4-12.

 

MARCH

Tues, Mar 6, 7 pm
ANC 4A Mtg
4D HQ, 6001 Georgia Ave NW
Fri, Mar 9, 7 pm
Union Prayer Service, St. Mary’s Baptist Church, 8008 Eastern Ave NW

Sat, Mar 10, 3 pm
Gospel Music Praise Fest
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Sun, Mar 11, 10:30 am
Annual Officers Day Celebration
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Sun, Mar 11, 2-4 pm
East Rock Creek Village Double Header.
(1) Open House Invitation: Learn about aging in place, how to enhance our quality of life when we are 50 and older.
(2) At the same time but in another room, visitors are invited to learn about ERCV membership and programs. If you’re interested in a book club, board games, cards, or other games, come and share your interest. Everyone’s welcome,7838 Eastern Ave. NW, Suite D. Parking is behind the building. For more information: www. eastrockcreekvillage.org

Thurs, Mar 15, 7 pm
4D Police Citizens Advisory Council Mtg
4D HQ, 6001 Georgia Ave NW

Sat, Mar 17 9:30 am
FREE yoga classes every Sat
with Love of Asanas. All are Welcome
Wash’ Ethical Society

Wed, Mar 21, 6:30 pm
Civic League of North Portal Estates Meeting
CLNPE residents and guests welcome.
Lowell School-Parkside Bldg, 7775 17th St NW, Rm 207

Sunday, March 25, 9:30 am & 11:30 am
WES’ Annual Spring Festival, “Wobbly Legs and New Dreams: Spring Festival.”
Join us for this annual celebration of all that is new in the world--from babies to baby goats, from dreams to action. B ring a flower for the flower arch, and join us
for cake and mimosas at 11am.
Wash’ Ethical Society

Every Sunday 7pm
Don’t just do something, sit there! — Meditation Practice.
Free meditation practice group. This is a space and time for folks who would like to gather strength in their practice by sitting with a community. There will be a long sit (45 min – 1 hour) with a break in the middle to refresh or exit. For more information, contact J.T. Halbert at jthalbert@gmail.com
Wash’ Ethical Society

APRIL

Sun, April 1, 10:30 am
Easter Worship Service
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Tues, April 3, 7 pm
ANC 4A Mtg
4D HQ, 6001 Georgia Ave

Sat, Apr 7, 6 pm
Shepherd PTA Gala
Bobby Van’s Grill, 1201 New York Ave. NW

Sun, Apr 8, 10:30 am
Church and Pastor 2nd Anniversary Celebrations
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Wed, Apr 11, 7 pm
PSA 401 Mtg
Sh Pk Library

Thurs, Apr 19, 7 pm
4D Police Citizens Advisory Council Mtg
4D HQ, 6001 Georgia Ave NW

Sun, Apr 22, 3-5 pm
East Rock Creek Village - Open House Invitation:
Learn about aging in place, how to enhance our quality of lif e when we are 50 and older. Everyone welcome. 7838 Eastern Ave., NW, Suite D. Parking is behind the building. For more information: www.eastrockcreekvillage.org

Fri, Apr 27, 11 am -4 pm
Community Outreach – Blood Drive
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Sat, Apr 28, 11 am -2 pm
Community Outreach – Mental Health Forum
St. Mary’s Baptist Church

Sun, Apr 29, 10:30 am
Annual Usher and Missionary Day
St. Mary’s Baptist Church