Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

Columbus Day Trivia

"In fourteen hundred ninety-two Columbus sailed the ocean blue"

If you recall nothing else about Columbus Day from your school days, you probably at least remember the beginning of this infamous poem that briefly describes the explorer's search for the New World. You may also be familiar with the holiday, which falls on the second Monday of October, simply because it's an extra day off from work.

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'The Bone Season' by Samantha Shannon

Being clairvoyant means hiding your gifts well and or living in the shadows of society, because if Scion catches you, it could mean your life.

DC Reads Historical Information Session

Who was Frederick Douglass?

 

Wednesday Night Board Games

Teens Only

Game Night is not just for kids!Teen Game Night is a great way to meet and start a conversation with new and old friends.Come on in on Oct. 16 and Oct. 30 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and pick the right game for you and your friends to play.

National Picture Book Month

Happy October! Celebrate the Second Annual National Picture Book Month with some of these fantastic picture books/graphic novels. Don’t worry, even if you’re an adult, you’re allowed to read them! If you’re at all a fan of empowering books with fantastic illustrations, please check out some of the titles below!

High Noon Book Club Celebrates DC Reads

High Noon Book Club will Celebrate DC Reads with a discussion on

Saturday Movie Matinee

Teens Only

If movies are your passion, then the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library Teens space is the place where you want to be every other Saturday morning.

Scrabble & Smooth Jazz Sunday

Looking for an enjoyable and relaxing way to spend your Sunday afternoon? Look no further! Join us at Bellevue Neighborhood Library as we continue to celebrate the library's new hours, which include being open on Sundays. Come by and listen to great music and play one of America's most beloved board games.

The Art and Stories of Yuyi Morales

Saturday, October 5th, 10 am

Mexican-born author, artist and storyteller Yuyi Morales spoke little English when she moved to California with her American husband and young son and missed her family and friends. To lift her spirits, her mother-in-law encouraged Yuyi to visit the public library.

Sunday Fun-Day at the Bellevue Library!

Oct. 6 marks our celebration Sunday!We will be having great programs to welcome you back into our Sunday schedules here at the DC Public Library. As a result of our new and expanded hours, the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library will now be open Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

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