Capitol View
Neighborhood Library

Book Talk & Signing with Darrell King

Come out and join us as we welcome local author Darrell King to the Capitol View Neighborhood Library.

Films at the Library

Come out and join us as we screen a sports movie for our Films at the Library Series.  This film follows the life of Ernie Davis as he progresses from student athlete to Heisman trophy winner and finally to civil rights activist. This film has a PG rating and is showing on Wednesday, September 29, at 3:30 p.m. 

Book Review

Katie Grotto from Revish.com writes this review about How to Survive a Robot Uprising by Daniel H. Wilson:

Sign of the Times

Art and Photography Workshops

Sign of the Times Cultural Workshop and Gallery will offer tailored children's workshops this Summer that will include:  Draw and Paint My Neighborhood and Photography Classes for the Young, a 6 week program on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting July 6 - August 12, 2010.  Ages 10-13 years.  There will be limited enrollment, so please register early.

Looking for Spiritual Tools?

Looking for Spiritual Tools "An Introductory Talk ECKANKAR-Key To The Secret World".  Wednesday, April 21, 2010 7:30 p.m.  Sponsored by The Washington DC Satsang Society.

Health Literacy Workshop

The Capitol View Neighborhood Library will host a Health Literacy Workshop on Friday, May 7, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Topics will include: Diabetes Prevention, Living with HIV/AIDS, Learning to Navigate the Web to locate Health Information and Social Services in the D.C. area and Free Handouts on Health Related Resources.

Black Inventors

From Africa to America

Capitol View Neigborhood Library presents the CR Gibbs 2010 Black History Lecture Series" Black Inventors", from Africa to America.  Monday, March 29, 2010 at 6:00 p.m.

Capitol View Book Club

"The Help" by Kathryn Stockett

Come and enjoy an afternoon with the Capitol View Book Club.  This month's book is "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett.  A poignant tale about three women, and a time and a place, that are in many ways is still with us, the south in 1962.   Wednesday, April 14th, at 1:30 p.m.

Celebrating National Women's History Month

Women in History Trivia

History Month:  Women in History Trivia, March 29-31 during library hours.  Winners will receive a Walmart or Target gift card and a free Women in History bookmark.

Blacks in Film

Double Features on Mondays

Double Features on Mondays at 1:30 p.m.February 1 - Glory Road & The Express

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