William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library

Published on Saturday, September 25, 2010

 A New Way of Looking at the World in 3D Illusions

Published on Saturday, September 25, 2010

Silly Corny Jokes

Published on Saturday, September 25, 2010

Washington Highlands Library has a book display filled with books that were selected by the DC Public Library and the D.C. Public Schools.

Come check out a sample of the books on display and get a copy of the reading list.

Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film about the Grapes of Wrath

Published on Saturday, September 25, 2010

Jodi Picoult's My Sister's Keeper book cover
On October 4, the High Noon Book Club will be discussing Jodi Picoult's My Sister's Keeper.

Come join in our lively discussion at 12 noon. Bring a friend or two.

Published on Thursday, September 16, 2010

Two Bobbies book cover
Two Bobbies
Authors: Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery
Illustrated by:  Jean Cassels

This is a good book about friendship and survival. The story is about a dog and a cat who become friends when their home town, New Orleans, is struck by Hurricane Katrina. 

Published on Monday, August 23, 2010

The High Noon Book Club will be discussing
The Help by Kathryn Stockett on
Monday Sept 13, 2010 at 12 Noon

Books are available at the
Washington Highlands Library

For more Information call 202-243-1185

Published on Monday, August 23, 2010

Isabelle, the Ice Dance Fairy book coverStart the school year off with your very own back to school book club.
The Rainbow Magic Series are great fun books for children to read for book reports. This can be a home reading project with family and
friends and their children.

Published on Thursday, August 19, 2010

Arthur’s Computer Disaster
By:  Marc Brown
Grades:  3-6

Arthur has a new computer game called Deep Dark Sea that he is hooked on.
He wants to play the game on the computer every chance he gets.  
When his mother was leaving for work, she told him not to play
the computer while she’s gone.  But Arthur just can’t resist the temptation.
His little sister D.W. warns him, but he does it anyway and ends up breaking the computer.
Arthur’s Mom gets home fix the computer and punished him.  
This is a great book to teach children what will happen when they break the rules.
The book has wonderful works of art; It’s a great book for early readers.

Ages 12 and Up

Published on Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Airhead by Meg CabotEm Watts is your typical high school braniac. She shuns fashion for a more comfortable, yet sloppy look. She pretends that she doesn’t care when the cool kids at her specialty high school shun her. And she is in love with her best friend, Christopher. She is the exact opposite of her little sister, Frida, who drags Em and Christopher to the opening of a new Stark Megastore in order to meet singer/heartthrob Gabriel Luna. Disaster erupts when a large TV falls on Em just as teen supermodel Nikki Howard suffers an aneurysm in the store.

Published on Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Floods by Libby KoponenFloods by Libby Koponen is a very interesting book for fourth graders and up. Kids can learn a lot about floods from this quick, easy read of only 43 pages.

The book starts with a few true and false questions; the reader can find the answers later in the book. The book includes information about rice plants growing under water; how flooding can be good for the land in some places; and the sinking city of Venice, Italy.