April is National Poetry Month. Louder Than A Library is a Poetry Partnership with The Louder Than a Bomb-DMV Teen Poetry Slam Festival. Events throughout the month of April will include Teen Poetry Workshops and Open Mics. Teens will learn techniques on how to enhance their creative writing at the beginning of the month, and then get opportunities to show off their work at the end of the month. Refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, April 7, 6 p.m.
Teen Poetry Workshop/Feature
at Bellevue Library and Anacostia Library
Looking to add a fun workout to your New Year's resolutions? Try this dance workout based on traditional African dance, Samba, Salsa and more.
Classes are suitable for all fitness levels.
A signed copy of the Agreement of Release and Waiver of Liability form is required.
For ages 16 and older.
In this course, students learn the parts of the computer, mouse basics, typing, Internet search and electronic mail. This two-hour class meets twice per week for six weeks.
Prerequisite: none. Pre-registration is required.
To register for classes, please call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
When registration is closed, you may contact Byte Back to join our calling list. ByteBack will call all interested students next time registration begins.
Students are invited to learn and play chess and checkers on Mondays.
Lessons and play will start at 4 p.m. and continue into the evening for all who are interested.
All ages and levels are encouraged to come and join the fun! There will be prizes for children who participate.
Chess and checkers will help students to continue to develop their critical thinking skills in a safe, fun and competitive environment. Mr. Lawrence, our children’s librarian, will be in charge of instruction and coordination.
We hope to see you here!!!
Mondays in February, students are invited to learn and play chess and checkers.
Lessons and play will start Mondays 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Children of all ages and levels are encouraged to come and join the fun.
There will be prizes for children who participate. Chess and checkers will help students to continue to develop their critical thinking skills in a safe, fun and competitive environment.
Mr. Lawrence, our children's librarian, will be in charge of instruction and coordination.
We hope to see you here!
So you think your moves are hot enough for the game? Come join a friendly competition of dance off! Let's see who has the real dance EXPERIENCE!!!
Let's see how well you drive! Come dance your pain away every Monday.
For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. Overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Seats are filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: O. FontemVenue: Bellevue Library's Main Meeting Room
May is Older Americans Month. Since 1963, our nation has designated this month as a time to celebrate the many contributions of older Americans and to focus attention on staying healthy and active.From 1963 until 1973, May was referred to as Senior Citizens Month. In May 1974, President Jimmy Carter changed the name to Older Americans Month.
All are Welcome to Join Bellevue Neighborhood Library to Celebrate Black History Month with the showing of historical documentaries every Tuesday evening in February at 6 p.m. in the Main Meeting Room.
Teens, Let Us Help You With Resumes & Job Applications!
Teens! Did you know the job search for teens is more competitive than ever for young people? That is why we here at the Bellevue Library are willing to help.Teens can start planning ahead now to increase their chances of getting a great part-time or full-time summer job.Who knows? With the right tips and information, you could become permanent!
Join us at Bellevue Neighborhood Library for a showing of a film showcasing the life of a key civil rights figure as we celebrate Black History Month.The film will begin promptly at 5 p.m. in the main meeting room. Hope to see you there!