William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library

Come see our display and checkout some books!

Published on Wednesday, November 20, 2013

November is National Diabetes Awareness MonthDiabetes is a group of diseases marked by high levels of blood glucose resulting from defects in insulin production, insulin action, or both. Diabetes can lead to serious complications and premature death, but people with diabetes can take steps to control the disease and lower the risk of complications.
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Nov. 23, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Published on Tuesday, November 19, 2013

STEM Programming is getting a little help at the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library from the US Naval Academy. National Society for Black Engineers members affiliated with the US Naval Academy will be coming to talk about various programs and activities that they are working on.
Flyer - US Naval Academy Comes to Bellevue Library
But, what is STEM?

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The skills that are involved in these disciplines are becoming more valuable and important as we move into the future!

Hot new comics at Bellevue

Published on Tuesday, November 12, 2013

SPX Donation Book PlateRemember this news release right after this years Small Press Expo? Have you too been on the edge of your seat waiting? Well, wait no longer!

At long last, our considerably awesome graphic novel collection has just gotten more awesome. We have received our generous donations from SPX, a slew of the newest independently published comics and graphic novels right here at Bellevue!

Crochet 101 Continued

Published on Wednesday, November 6, 2013
A handicraft in which yarn is made up into a patterned fabric by looping yarn with a hooked needle


Starting Jan. 7, 2014 , we will meet every Tuesday at 7 p.m. to learn how to make simple designs using very easy stitch patterns.

Check with the front desk for meeting room location.

Published on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

DC Health Link

Starting Oct. 28, Bellevue will host certified DC Health Link Assisters from Community of Hope every Monday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Assisters will be around to answer any insurance questions and help families enroll in a health plan.
What is DC Health Link?

Year Up National Capital Region

Published on Sunday, November 3, 2013

Year UpYear Up is a nonprofit organization that has created a one-year intensive training and education program that provides high school graduates and GED recipients from the National Capital Region with a combination of hands-on skill development and corporate internship opportunities.

The first six months of the program focus on technical and professional skill-building, while the second six months focuses on applying these skills through corporate internships.

Students earn up to 21 college credits and a weekly stipend.

Published on Saturday, November 2, 2013

Get ready, the library is gearing up for National American Indian/Native American Heritage Month this November.Native American Tribe Map for the Contemporary United States

Because you live in or near Washington D.C., there are a ton of resources available for you to take advantage of!

Let's Play at Bellevue November 16, 2013

Published on Friday, November 1, 2013
         International Dames Day

In the 21st century, libraries are about much more than books. On Saturday, Nov. 16, more than one thousand libraries around the world will showcase gaming programs and services in support of IGD13.

Bellevue Library will play games from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Come join us for:

Get Ready for Halloween with the Kids

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Looking for a great read to get into the Halloween Spirit?

Check out some of these fantastic titles, some designed to scare and some designed to reassure your child that there is nothing to be afraid of when it comes to monsters. Silly or scary, these stories are guaranteed to be entertaining and perfect for Halloween!


Published on Thursday, October 24, 2013
Lit jack o lanterns

Join us on Halloween (Oct. 31) from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. for an evening of spookily fun activities.

Come in costume and bring your library card for a sweet bonus.

Games, snacks, competitions, photo opportunities, music, dancing and more!