Did you know:The first world chess championship took place in 1886.The world chess federation was founded in Paris in July 1924.The first programed chess games appeared on the market in the 1970s and now thousands of people enjoy playing chess against their computer.But now you have a chance to come to Bellevue Neighborhood Library to play a game
Grand Opening CelebrationSaturday, June 23, 2012 Scheduled activities: 10 a.m. – Story Time with Sheila Stewart from Radio One (ages 2-6)10 a.m.-12 p.m. – Face Painting11 a.m. – Step Afrika! Reads/Mini Dance Workshop (all ages)
Washington Highlands has a new teen volunteer all the way from Phelps Vocational School.Keino Lanier, who is in his last year at Phelps, is taking up Technology. He is great with our young teens.Thursday night was "Jazz Night," where the teens came out to decorate cardboard musical instruments to their liking -- and did they do it up!
Join Mayor Gray and City Officials for a Ribbon Cutting at 12:30 p.m.
Your new library opens June 13! Join Mayor Gray and city officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m.The Interim Library closed permanently Saturday, May 19 at 5:30 p.m. During the move, library customers can return books to any DC Public Library and pick up holds at Parklands-Turner Library, 1547 Alabama Ave. SE.