Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

Back to School Event

Giveaways and More!

On Aug. 22 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library will be hosting a Back to School Event!This will not be just your average library program so be sure to come out for a great time!

'Devil in the White City'

“Murder, magic, and madness at the fair that changed America”

Erik Larson’s The Devil in the White City is a gripping historical tale that is a must-read for anyone, especially those who rarely venture out of their fiction-only comfort zones.

'The Concubine'

Book Review

In The Concubine, Elechi Amadi tells the story of a traditional African society still ruled by the gods.

'The Name of the Rose' by Umberto Eco

Book Review

The Name of the Rose is a modern-day classic and historical fiction by the renowned Italian academician and author Umberto Eco.

Back To School

It's almost time to go back to school! If you're not exactly ready, maybe these tips and resources will help you get there!

High Noon Book Club

High Noon Book Club will meet on Mon., Sept. 9 to discuss the book Rising Above a Dream, by Iris F. Settles.

Celebrate Your Last Month of Summer with the Library!

This August at the Bellevue Children’s Room, be sure to come by for great programs, cool books, and a fun new challenge!

'Chess in Action: From First Attack to Checkmate'

A Beginner's Chess Book Worth Reading!

If you have ever tried to pick up the game of chess from reading a book, you may have noticed that books on chess are almost always cripplingly dense and dry.

Summer Meals and Healthy Eating

Hungry during the summer? The Bellevue library and other locations are now serving free lunches! Please come by and call us at 202-243-1185 with any questions.

Reader of the Week

Robert Johnson

I (Miss Jen) got a chance to sit down and chat with one of our regular library patrons and discuss a couple questions with him related to summer reading as well as some background information about his other interests. Read on to learn a little more about Robert.Hi Robert, how's it going?Good.