Beginners and first time players: come join Mr. Human every Tuesday night at 4:30 p.m. for a game of chess here at Washington Highlands.
William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library
Published on Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Washington Highlands Library will host a Teen Book Club on Wednesdays during the Month of November.
We will be discussing "Secret Saturdays" on Wednesday November 2, 9, 16, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
The book is about 12 year-old boys living in a rough part of New York who confront
questions about what it means to be a friend, a father and a man.
A copy of the book can be picked up at Washington Highlands Library.
Published on Thursday, October 13, 2011
Learn basic computer skills, gain an understanding of health literacy, learn to use government-sanctioned medical websites and how to find health information online.
This 2.5-hour workshop will be conducted by P. I. Advocates International, Inc., a community education nonprofit.
Wednesday, November 16, 1-3:30 p.m.
Published on Thursday, September 29, 2011
Come join Washington Highlands Interim Library as we celebrate DC Reads 2011: The Other Wes Moore with the following films and documentaries:
Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Come Join Mr. Humam Abdulmalik at Washington Highlands Interim Library for a game of chess.
Tuesday Nights at 5:30 p.m.
Ages 12 - adult.
Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2011
The Pueblo is one of the True Book series. It is a very fine book to use for a book report during Hispanic Heritage Month. It has 46 pages and is an excellent read for 4th and 5th graders. The book contains true and false questions, suggests a museum to visit and gives the meanings of important words in the book.
Published on Saturday, September 10, 2011
Please come out and join Washington Highlands Interim Library and P.I Advocates International, Inc. as we provide a Hands-On Health Literacy/Computer Literacy Workshop October 19, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The workshop will include:
- Introduction and explanation of computer basics
- Introduction and explanation of health literacy
- Demonstration of webpage evaluation and navigation techniques
- Hands-on practice and health topic assignment
At the end of the workshop, participants will demonstrate their knowledge by finding health information on the Internet.
Published on Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Published on Saturday, August 6, 2011
August 18: Edge of Darkness
A cop and widower witness what at first appears to be the accidental killing of his activist daughter, Emma. Distraught by the loss and further troubled by his conviction that the bullet was intended for him, he takes on the murder investigation with an obsessive zeal to see justice done. The investigation leads him to uncover a corporate cover-up of an illegal plutonium stockpile. Rated R; 117 minutes; 2009.