Neighborhood Library

Young Playwrights' Theatre Comes to Anacostia

"All the World's a Stage..."

Attention all (young) playwrights!  Thanks to a LSTA grant, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library will have a representative from the Young Playwrights Theatre on Wednesdays throughout May from 4:15-5:15 p.m.

Wahida Clark: Author Visit

Newest Book: 'Honor Thy Thug'

Come out and welcome Wahida Clark and talk to her about her newest hot title, Honor Thy Thug.About the Book

Author Talk: Natalie Hopkinson

'Go-Go Live: The Musical Life and Death of a Chocolate City'

Discount Divas: Where Fashion Comes to Life

A Designer of Haute Couture

What's a Discount Diva?It's a person devoted to fashion, particularly unique clothing or high fashion. A Discount Diva has a great sense of style and fashion but can put together head-turning outfits on a small budget and still keep on looking her best with extraordinary glamor.

Saturday Cinema

Coming soon, to a neighborhood library near you! The Anacostia Neighborhood Library invites you to join us on Saturdays for our movie matinee! Twice a month, we'll be showing some of your favorite childhood stories; from Corduroy to Max and Ruby, watch your favorite stories come to life!

The Creative Class: Jazz Block Printing

Jazz and art blend perfectly at Anacostia Library when The Creative Class meets for its next workshop, Jazz Block Printing, Saturday, April 27, 2-4 p.m. The Creative Class uses materials from the library's collection to teach new crafting techniques to adults.

Favorite Books Made for Singing

March is Sing With Your Child Month! Lullabies, songs, and rhymes help prepare children for language and reading skills, and are an important part of early literacy. So help us celebrate by singing to your child with some of our favorite picture books that are easily turned into songs.

DC Public Library Open Today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.

Construction Junction: New Play Time Program

There’s a new play time program at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library! Beginning March 2, join us in the children’s room on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for constructive play and early literacy activities.