Children’s programs Oh Susannah! will present “Rise + Rhyme,” a storytelling and performance series for ages 5 and younger. 9:30 to 11 a.m. $5 per child. Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856. Zig Zag the Magic...
Children’s programs Teatro de la Luna will host a series of seven bilingual theater workshops for children ages 6 to 11. 10 a.m. to noon. Free. Casa de la Luna, 4020 Georgia Ave. NW. 202-882-6227. This event...
Children’s programs Sitar Arts Center will hold a morning of singing, storytelling and drumming as part of a free Kennedy Center Sound Health program for children eight years old and younger and their families. 9:30 a.m. Free; pre-reservations...
Classes and workshops Bring a sketchbook and pencils to the Luce Foundation Center at the Smithsonian American Art Center and participate in a “Sketching: Draw and Discover” event, taking inspiration from the objects on display at the...
Children’s programs The Petworth Library will host a performance of “Miss Gracieux's Garden," a play about a young triangle who feels alienated in a world full of squares (for children of all ages and their families). 11 a.m. Free....
Children’s programs The Kreeger Museum’s “First Studio: Story + Workshop” will feature a gallery tour of paintings, sculpture and architecture, as well as a story and a hands-on art-making experience (for ages 3 to 5). 10 to 11 a.m....
Children’s programs A park ranger will lead a planetarium program about the season’s brightest stars, planets and constellations (for ages 5 and older). 1 p.m. Free. Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road NW. 202-895-6070. Lee Coykendall, U.S. Botanic...
Children’s programs U.S. Botanic Garden docent Marjorie Abbot will host a “September Snugglers” tour for parents and care providers with a tiny one in a snuggly (no strollers or older siblings due to narrow paths and the nature of...
Book sale Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide will continue its “Art & BookFair 2017,” featuring used books, art, stamps, coins and collectibles. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission, with books available at half the earlier prices....
Children’s programs John Parra will discuss his book “Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos” (for ages 5 through 9). 10:30 a.m. Free. Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. The Kid’s Chess Club will offer weekly chess instruction. 5...

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