Celebrate Singing, Talking and Reading with DC Public Library as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library!
Singing, talking, reading, writing and playing are great healthy habits that will help your child grow into a confident learner. At STAR Fest, your family will learn about them all as you enjoy:
Music by Latin-Grammy Award-winning group, 123 Andrés and Move with Mr. Prather’s Mr. Prather
Author talks and book signings by author-illustrator duo Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant and 123 Andrés
Games and activities, including a petting zoo, face painting, and a bubbleologist.
A birthday party for the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library which opened on Aug. 21, 1972.
Family story time and a special guest reader, The Cat in the Hat!
Free books for your home library and fun giveaways
Free boxed lunches
Opportunities to connect with local education partners, Strong Start, Ready for Pre-K and DC Childcare Connections
and much more!