The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Published on Wednesday, March 6, 2013
HeritageQuest Online Databases
Published on Monday, February 25, 2013
The Capitol View Library will be hosting a HeritageQuest Online Databases demonstration at 3 p.m. on March 13.
Librarians will go online to demonstrate how to obtain free access to HeritageQuest, a database containing a wealth of historical information as well as genealogy.
The main audience will be readers of the Capitol Veiw Book Club, who are currently reading The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration.
Published on Monday, February 4, 2013
Join us for two great movies for Teen Monday Movie Madness, showing at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays in February.
Published on Thursday, January 31, 2013
For Black History Month, we'll be showcasing highlights of black cinema. Both movies will show at 4 p.m. Learn something and have fun at the same time!
Published on Monday, January 28, 2013
Looking for ideas for a Science Fair Project? Drop by our Science Fair Project Help Night to get a few tips and enjoy a movie from the Disney Presents Bill Nye the Science Guy TV series.
The hour-long session will include demonstrations of simple science experiments, discussions on how to set up a project and suggestions on how to use library resources to complete a project. Attendees will also have an opportunity to enjoy a short movie on science topics, and get to know other students from the neighborhood that are working on projects.
Published on Friday, January 25, 2013
Looking for exciting Black History Month events in the Capitol View and Marshall Heights communities? We have arranged a variety of programs with you in mind.
For children and youth, the excitement begins on Feb. 7 at 10:30 a.m. with a visit from the Colgate Dental Health Van. While waiting for free dental checkups and referrals (ages 3 – 12 years), children and youth will engage in arts and crafts activities about famous African Americans.
On Feb. 12 at 3:30 pm, the Smithsonian Associates Discovery Theater on Tour will present a special performance of “How Old is a Hero.”
Published on Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Need some help figuring out what to cook for your Thanksgiving feast? Here's a few ideas.
What is There to Know?
Published on Thursday, October 4, 2012
Visit Capitol View Library and learn how to crochet a granny square blanket and more. The meet-and-greet session is designed for ages 7 and older. Be sure to stop by the circulation desk to sign up for the class.
Do not miss out on the fun, which starts on Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at noon.
Fun and Inspirational Reading
Published on Tuesday, September 4, 2012
For High School Readers
|The Pact |
by Sampson Davis
The inspiring story of three young, lower-middle-class black friends who live in Newark, N.J., and make a pact to help each other to reach their shared goal of becoming doctors. How do they make it, despite innumerable daunting experiences?