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Are you interested in playing Chess?We have chess sets available for use during normal operating hours. Come to the desk in Popular Services and pick one up!For beginners, advanced, or just curious players, the "game of kings" offers endless hours of fun and can be highly educational. All ages are welcome.
For the first two weeks of June, drop by Northwest One Neighborhood Library and tell us what makes you proud to be lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, or an ally and get a button to show off your Pride. Get one early enough and you can wear it during Capital Pride week!
This series is for people who have never before used a computer. Participants will learn to use the mouse and keyboard, begin to navigate the Internet and even use email.Week 1: Intro to ComputersWeek 2: Intro to TypingWeek 3: Intro to the InternetWeek 4: Intro to GmailFor all workshops, students can sign up by either registering ahead of time with Byte Back (202-529-3395) or by showing up at the workshop the day it is scheduled. Registration is first come, first served.
Bring your youngsters to Rosedale Library for early learner board games and fun group games with children’s music in the background. Pop up at Rosedale anytime between 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., we’ll play as soon as three or more children arrive in the Children’s Picture Book Area! Appropriate for ages 3 to 7 years.
Ann D. Getty, teacher and Building Bridges, Crossing Borders: One Young Deaf Woman's Education author, will talk.The lecture is in room A-5 (lower level) and is ASL and voice interpreted. A book signing following the lecture.Questions? 202-559-5368 voice/video or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for a presentation by Sapna Batheja, MS RD LD of the UDC Center for Nutrition and Health Cooperative Extension Service.She will talk to us about ways to shop on a budget, focusing on farmers markets and fresh grocery store produce. There will be a food preparation demonstration. Please come out to enjoy and learn how to eat healthy on a budget! For adults and families.
Chevy Chase Library's "Classics Revisited" discussion series will continue June with Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust.The first part of Proust’s seven volume novel In Search of Lost Time (also known as Remembrance of Things Past), Swann’s Way follows our narrator through memories of his childhood in late 19th-century France. Please be sure to check out a copy of the Norton Critical Edition, and please read the introduction in addition to Swann’s Way prior to the meeting.
Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Ages 6-12.
Clothespin caterpillars are fun to make and are useful around the house!Come to the Children's Room to make your own clothespin caterpillar. Take it home and use it to hang laundry on the clothesline or to seal up a bag of chips!All ages are welcome!
Are you ready for Anime Sunday?Get caught up with your favorite anime! Watch the shows, read the manga and play the games!Show off your knowledge with trivia or demonstrate your drawing skills.Or feel free to drop in for one of our special movie showings and visit our manga collections.