Thursday, September 29, 2022

Get Out! And Take the Kiddies to Euro Fest at MLK Library on Saturday, October 1 from 10am - 2pm


by Peggy Robin

The DC Public Library system is one of the great things about living in DC. So many free events appealing to the broadest palate of tastes -- things for all ages and interests. The event below is one of the best of the year! If you've got kids of any age, you won't want to miss it.

Kids Euro Fest Joins DC Public Library!
Explore the world with your kids at this year’s Kids Euro Fest. The best part? You don’t even have to leave D.C.! Join us at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (901 G Street NW) on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. as we kick off Kids Euro Fest 2022 with the Delegation of the European Union in the U.S. Experience the rich traditions, art, and culture of countries around the EU. 

Highlights of the day include: 
  • History workshops and video games from Italy
  • Beekeeping lessons from Slovenia
  • A DJ workshop from the Netherlands
  • Hans Christian Andersen readings from Denmark
  • Dance performances from Ireland
  • An ornament craft workshop from Lithuania
  • European trivia, arts, crafts, and more!
After the Family Day we invite you to come back for other great family events, including a concert with Finnish modern folk band, Kardemimmit on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 3 p.m.
Kids Euro Fest is one of the largest performing arts festivals for children in America, bringing some of Europe’s most talented children’s entertainers to Washington, D.C. Make sure to check out what else might be happening around the city for you to enjoy!

The "Get Out!" event of the week is posted on the Cleveland Park Listserv and on All Life Is Local on Thursdays.

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