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Take and Make: Fall Crafts for Kids

2020-10-31 00:00:00 2020-10-31 23:59:00 America/New_York Take and Make: Fall Crafts for Kids Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Saturday, October 31
All day

Add to Calendar 2020-10-31 00:00:00 2020-10-31 23:59:00 America/New_York Take and Make: Fall Crafts for Kids Stop by the Beatley Central Library to get supplies and instructions for making fall-themed decorations out of cardboard tubes. Ages 4-12. Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Stop by the Beatley Central Library to get supplies and instructions for making fall-themed decorations out of cardboard tubes. Ages 4-12.

AGE GROUP: | Children | Ages 6-12 |

EVENT TYPE: | STEM/STEAM | Maker | Children | Art & Music |

TAGS: | Maker | craft | art |

Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Phone: 703.746.1702
Fax: 703.746.1763

Hours
Mon, Nov 30 Closed
Tue, Dec 01 Closed
Wed, Dec 02 Closed
Thu, Dec 03 Closed
Fri, Dec 04 Closed
Sat, Dec 05 11:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 06 Closed

About the library

Parking: The library has a large parking lot with 175 spaces.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: King Street Station (Yellow & Blue Lines 3.2 miles); Van Dorn Station (Blue Line 2.1 miles)
  • Metrobus: 8Z, 29K, 29N, 21A, 25B
  • DASH Bus: AT7, AT8

Upcoming events

Fri, Dec 04, All day
Curbside Pickup - Curbside Pickup
Pick up an Alphabits kit at Barrett with curbside service.

Fri, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Join Miss Amy each Friday morning for stories, songs and rhymes. Register

Fri, Dec 04, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Virtual
Get the props for our Zoom Nutcracker music and movement programs on December 15 and 17.

Canceled
Fri, Dec 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Suzanne on Fridays for a story, a craft and some silly songs. Ages 3 - 5.

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library
Decorate a “gingerbread” house without the crumbs and sticky fingers! Pick up supplies and instructions at the Beatley Central Library via curbside pickup. Ages 3-12.

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Virtual
December's Tween Art 101 Craft Kits are available for pick-up at Beatley Central via curbside service in advance of the 12/8 virtual program. You must register in order to receive a kit.Register

Sat, Dec 05, All day
Circulation Desk - Circulation Desk
Pick up an Alphabits kit at Barrett with curbside service.

Sat, Dec 05, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Curbside PIck Up
Get the props for our Zoom Nutcracker music and movement programs on December 15 and 17.

Sat, Dec 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Learn about what is available and what resources are available for researching the traditions of prior generations at the Local History and Special Collections Branch.Register

Sat, Dec 05, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual
Inspiring recipes for the holidays and more!Register

Sat, Dec 05, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Virtual
Would you like to hear a book before anyone else? Then here is your chance!Register

Sat, Dec 05, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Death Cafes are an opportunity to demystify the death experience. We offer an open, safe environment for discussing thoughts, feelings about all manner death and dying. Register

Sun, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Ready your ingredients and get ready to bake along at home! Learn how to make a delicious and festive cookie to give as gifts to loved ones, or to enjoy yourself!Register

Mon, Dec 07, All day
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library
Decorate a “gingerbread” house without the crumbs and sticky fingers! Pick up supplies and instructions at the Beatley Central Library via curbside pickup. Ages 3-12.

Mon, Dec 07, All day
Virtual
December's Tween Art 101 Craft Kits are available for pick-up at Beatley Central via curbside service in advance of the 12/8 virtual program. You must register in order to receive a kit.Register

Mon, Dec 07, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Curbside PIck Up
Get the props for our Zoom Nutcracker music and movement programs on December 15 and 17.

Mon, Dec 07, 11:00am - 11:20am
Virtual
American Sign Language (ASL) is a way to communicate without speaking. We’ll be training a computer to read sign language with our own images of ASL letters. Recommended for grades 6-12.

Mon, Dec 07, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Curbside Service Pickup
Pick up an Alphabits kit at Barrett with curbside service.

Mon, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Interested in building your confidence in your use of English? Register

Mon, Dec 07, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Virtual
American Sign Language (ASL) is a way to communicate without speaking. We’ll be training a computer to read sign language with our own images of ASL letters. Recommended for grades 6-12.

Rescheduled
Mon, Dec 07, 6:45pm - 8:45pm
New date Monday, December 07, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Virtual
Girls Who Code is a virtual club that meets weekly to learn, experiment and create with coding.

Mon, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Virtual
Girls Who Code is a virtual club that meets weekly to learn, experiment and create with coding.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 08, All day
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library
Decorate a “gingerbread” house without the crumbs and sticky fingers! Pick up supplies and instructions at the Beatley Central Library via curbside pickup. Ages 3-12.

Tue, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual
December is National Learn A Language Month. Did you know you can learn a language with library resources for free? Join us as we discuss the many ways the library can help you learn something new. Register

Tue, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Join us for your favorites stories and songs with Miss Venetta! Register

Tue, Dec 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Eli from her home for this virtual Spanish-English storytime. Sing songs and she'll read a book or two. Intended for ages 2 to 4, but all children and families are welcome to join in! Register

Tue, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:40am
Virtual
Let's explore the Alphabet, 1 letter at a time with stories, music and more. Recommended for ages 2+Register

Tue, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:20am
Virtual
Everyone’s invited to a digital dance off as we code characters to do your favorite dance moves in Dance Party! Recommended for grades K-5.

Tue, Dec 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Tired of the same tummy time? Join Miss Venetta and virtually learn some new ways to play! Plenty of singing and moving and stories to share! Register

Tue, Dec 08, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual
Start your holiday decorating with this amazing Holiday Tree craft kit! Reserve yours through a Duncan Curbside Appointment. Recommended for All Ages! Available until they're gone!

Tue, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
'Tis the season to be crafty!Register

Tue, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Hip Hip Hurrah! It's virtual Pre-K! We've got some awesome crafts and stories to share! We'd love to have you join us! Make sure to register ahead to get the craft before story time starts! Register

Tue, Dec 08, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Virtual
Everyone’s invited to a digital dance off as we code characters to do your favorite dance moves in Dance Party! Recommended for grades K-5.

Tue, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Keep your money safe by being aware of the most common scams taking place this time of year.Register

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
We've gone virtual! Join us via Zoom!Register

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Attention all handcrafters! Join us to share what you are working on, see what others are creating, and just chat while we craft together!

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Kristen McGill, a registered dietitian and in-store nutritionist with Giant Food, will present on strategies to make the most of your holiday food indulgences.Register

Wed, Dec 09, All day
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library
Decorate a “gingerbread” house without the crumbs and sticky fingers! Pick up supplies and instructions at the Beatley Central Library via curbside pickup. Ages 3-12.

Wed, Dec 09, All day
Circulation Desk - Circulation Desk
Pick up an Alphabits kit at Barrett with curbside service.

Wed, Dec 09, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Curbside PIck Up
Get the props for our Zoom Nutcracker music and movement programs on December 15 and 17.

Wed, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Suzanne on Zoom to sing songs and listen to a story about things we can see outside. Designed for ages 1 to 3, but anyone can join!Register

Wed, Dec 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Yoga+Great Picture Books= Storytime Fun!Register

Wed, Dec 09, 11:00am - 11:20am
Virtual
A virus has infected Monster Town! We’ll code an outbreak simulator and make predictions about what will happen to the neighbors of Monster Town. Recommended for grades 4-12.

Wed, Dec 09, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Join Miss Amy for stories, songs, rhymes, and other fun activities! This program is geared toward ages 3-5, but children of all ages are welcome to participate. Register

Wed, Dec 09, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Virtual
A virus has infected Monster Town! We’ll code an outbreak simulator and make predictions about what will happen to the neighbors of Monster Town. Recommended for grades 4-12.

Wed, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Brr! Curl up in some cozy pajamas and join Miss Kayla on Wednesday nights for spectacular stories. Register

Thu, Dec 10, All day
Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library
Decorate a “gingerbread” house without the crumbs and sticky fingers! Pick up supplies and instructions at the Beatley Central Library via curbside pickup. Ages 3-12.

Thu, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Toddle, waddle or roll over for Toddler Rock N' Read! Singing, dancing, moving and grooving to your favorite songs and brand new stories all live from your living room! Register

Thu, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Celebrate the holidays with singable books!Register

Thu, Dec 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Join Miss Christian each week for stories and songs. Registration is required.Register

Thu, Dec 10, 11:00am - 11:20am
Virtual
Want to help your community? Learn the basics of designing a simple app in AppLab that you can immediately share with others. Recommended for grades 6-12.

Thu, Dec 10, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual - Curbside Appointments
Start your holiday decorating with this amazing Holiday Tree craft kit! Reserve yours through a Duncan Curbside Appointment. Recommended for All Ages! Available until they're gone!

Thu, Dec 10, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Join us for a virtual edition of our monthly Mystery Book Club. Register

Thu, Dec 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Join us online for Barrett's knitting and crochet group! Register

Thu, Dec 10, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Virtual
Want to help your community? Learn the basics of designing a simple app in AppLab that you can immediately share with others. Recommended for grades 6-12.

Thu, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
This is your 2nd chance to hear a book before anyone else! Register

Thu, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Join us virtually as we compete with trivia, play mad libs, tell jokes and listen to stories.Register

Fri, Dec 11, All day
Virtual
A monthly program that features a story, craft, games, trivia, and a baking project inspired by a different American Girl™ character. Discover what life was like in Rebecca Rubin's™ era this December!

Fri, Dec 11, All day
Curbside Pickup - Curbside Pickup
Pick up an Alphabits kit at Barrett with curbside service.

Fri, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual
Join Miss Amy each Friday morning for stories, songs and rhymes. Register

Fri, Dec 11, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Curbside PIck Up
Get the props for our Zoom Nutcracker music and movement programs on December 15 and 17.

Fri, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual
Join Ms. Suzanne on Fridays for a story, a craft and some silly songs. Ages 3 - 5.Register

Fri, Dec 11, 11:00am - 11:20am
Virtual
Let’s dig into the world of Minecraft to help the Agent activate switches, place blocks, and clear obstacles to pick up items for the journey! Recommended for grades 3-7.

Fri, Dec 11, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Virtual - Curbside Appointments
Start your holiday decorating with this amazing Holiday Tree craft kit! Reserve yours through a Duncan Curbside Appointment. Recommended for All Ages! Available until they're gone!

Fri, Dec 11, 4:30pm - 4:50pm
Virtual
Let’s dig into the world of Minecraft to help the Agent activate switches, place blocks, and clear obstacles to pick up items for the journey! Recommended for grades 3-7.