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Music Play with Purpose with Jim Gill

For licensed child care providers: Learn music play activities you can put to immediate, and purposeful, use in your program. Presented by nationally known award-winning children’s
musician, author and child-development specialist Jim Gill. Free, registration required. Upon successful completion of this class childcare providers will receive 3 Clock Hours in Core of Knowledge: Child Development. MSDE Office of Child Care Training Approval # CWO-7786.

Register        Lexington Park         Saturday, April 18     1-4:30 pm


May the Fourth Be With You

May the 4th Be With You as you travel to a library not so far, far away. Destroy the Death Star, participate in Jedi archives trivia, and more! The best costume will win a prize! All ages. 

         Lexington Park         Monday, May 4     6-7:30 pm


Introduction to Grantseeking

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders. You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants including:

  • Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.
  • What do funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding.
  • How do you identify potential funders and make the first approach.

Register online or call (202) 331-1400.    Lexington Park     Monday, June 15     10:30am-12pm


Please note that library staff may be taking photos of any or all events to use for future library publications. Program participants’ photos may be used without notification or compensation. If you do not feel comfortable having your photo taken, please inform library staff when you arrive to a program.