William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library

High Noon Book Club

Monday January 7, 2013 @ 12:00PM 3rd Floor Room B

The High Noon Book Club will be discussing The Kite Runner , a novel by Khaled Hosseini, on Monday, Jan. 7 at noon in Third Floor Room B.Join us as we delve into this intriguing book set in Afghanistan.

High Noon Book Club

Bellevue's High Noon Book Club will meet Monday Dec. 10 at noon to discuss The Untellinga novel by Tayari Jones.Come and pick up your copy at the Bellevue Library.

Batman: The Killing Joke

I should start by saying that prior to reading this I was not a fan of DC Comics or Batman. I've always found Batman to be too simple to warrant the title of a superhero. I mean, let's be honest: He's really just a rich ninja with a lot of cool toys. But this book changed my mind on Batman and DC Comics.

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes

The Thanksgiving holiday is just around the corner. Create a family tradition this year by introducing a new dish from one of these festive cookbooks, e-books or DVDs.

Halloween Popping, Watching and Having a Good Time

What's Fun To Do Before Halloween

Looking for Halloween-themed suggestions?Come on over to William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library and join us for a celebration of fun things to do like popping popcorn and watching scary movies. Children can make funny Halloween picture frames to take home.

High Noon Book Club and DC Reads Presents:

'Reading Lolita in Tehran' by Azar Nafisi

On Nov. 5 at 12 p.m., The High Noon Book Club will read and discuss Reading Lolita in Tehran.

Let's Talk About HIV: What's New and What's Not

Teens, adults and seniors, please join us for an engaging discussion on HIV Oct. 11 in the main meeting room at 6:30 p.m.During our discussion, we will: • Facilitate a conversation about HIV transmission, testing and care;• Tell stories about people's experiences in the community;• Provide resources for prevention and care; and• Discuss how poverty and racism promote HIV.

Obesity and Healthy Eating Workshop with Jennifer Folliard

Join us for an enlightening program on healthy eating on Sept. 27 at 6 p.m.The program will be in the main meeting room and will include:

Presenting: Free Computer Training

Classes for Adults, Seniors Start Sept. 17

PC for BeginnersMonday/Wednesday1 p.m.-3 p.m.PC for Beginners for SeniorsMonday/Wednesday10 p.m.-12 p.m.Office TrackMonday/Wednesday3:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.To register, call ByteBack at 202-529-3395, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Bellevue's High Noon Book Club

"Silenced" by Kia Dupree

Silenced is the story is of Tinka Hampton's all-too-real world.  Her mother, Nicola, has lost her job and is struggling to stop her family's fall into poverty.  With her sons turning to drug dealing --and worse -- Nicola wants better things for her daughter. Yet, the more pressure she puts on Tinka to do everything right, the more she drives her away . . .

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