Do you want to make a difference in a child's life?
Foster parents provide a safe, nurturing home for children or teens temporarily separated from their families through no fault of their own.
If you are interested in becoming a foster/resource parent, please come to one of these special info sessions taking place at DC Public Libraries.
French Story Time is for children of all ages. This program includes songs, music and motion and is very interactive.
Children have the opportunity to learn Fench songs, practice their French, and connect words with motion, as well as enjoy stories.
Come and join us every Thursday at 4 p.m. (except on holidays!)
Weekly chess instruction for kids of all ages.
Our master chess instructor will guide you from learning the basics to advancing your level of skill.
Made possible by the Friends of the Cleveland Park Library.
The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets on the first Thursday of the month at Barnes and Noble, located at 12th and E streets, NW. The monthly selection is listed on dclibrary.org/clevelandpark, or call 202-282-3072.
March is here, so put a spring in your step by coming to an event at the library!
Kick March off right with a movie! March 4 at 4 p.m. in the second floor meeting room we will be screening the movie Edge of Tomorrow. Refreshments will be provided.
March 18 at 4 p.m. in the first floor meeting room stop by for gaming hour! We have wii games, board games, and card games available, so no matter how you game we have you covered!
Discover Irish traditions and culture with St. Patrick’s Day crafts!
Did you know that the word shamrock comes from the old Irish word seamrog, which means "little clover"?
Do you know what the Irish flag’s colors stand for? Answer: Green for the Irish people; Orange for the English, who ruled Ireland for so long; and the white stripe in the middle stands for peace between the two.
Come celebrate friendship on Sunday, Feb. 22, at 3:30 p.m. at this special edition of Sunday Stories. We will read stories focused on stuffed animals and friendship and then do a craft.
Feel free to bring your own stuffed friend to join in the fun!
Books and craft will be picked for ages 3 and older, but all ages are welcome to come.
Celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 19, at 5 p.m. with a short film on the underground railroad followed by a craft project.
We will be using cut potatoes and markers to make prints on cloth to resemble traditional Kente cloth. The video and craft will be appropriate for ages 3 and older, but all ages are welcome to join.
'Great Answers Great Questions for Your Job Interview'
The Cleveland Park Library Job Seekers Clinic is held on the first Tuesday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. You can receive help filling out online applications, setting up accounts on job websites, and writing resumes and cover letters.
How do you negotiate a salary? What should you do during an interview through Skype?