Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Fantastic Fridays!

Summer Fun Every Friday Afternoon

Starting June 21, join us every Friday at 3:30pm for our Fantastic Friday events! Each week we'll be hosting a different, family friendly activity. So bring your children for an afternoon of science experiments, gardening projects, and board games. We're even bringing back Book Bingo!June 21: Super Science Experiments

Zinio Digital Magazines Available for Download!

Tired of waiting for your favorite magazines to be available for checkout? Want to find back issues not available at the library? Want to do both of these things at your convenience? Then try Zinio Digital Magazines today!Zinio Ditigal Magazines is an online catalog consisting of thousands of magazines- and can be available to download on your computer, tablet, or smart phone! To set up your Zinio account, follow these steps:

James Beard Foundation Awards 2013

Award Winning Cookbooks and Food Writing

On May 3, the James Beard Foundation announced awards for cookbooks and food writing for 2013. The Beard Awards, named for the American cookbook author and teacher, are the highest honor for food and beverage professionals in North America.Below is a short list of award winning titles owned by the library system:Cookbook of the Year

YA Pride Reads

Just because this year’s Pride parade has come and gone, that doesn’t mean that you have no more resources to GLBTQ materials. Here are some examples of resources you can find at the library, as well as some fiction reads featuring GLBTQ characters.

'Chasing Lincoln's Killer'

The date: April 14, 1865. Washington D.C. was still celebrating the surrender of the Confederacy at Appomattox the week before. Abraham Lincoln and his Cabinet were developing plans for reconstruction when his second term ended at the hands of John Wilkes Booth and his derringer pistol. The rest, as they say, is history.  

Jobs Seekers Clinic June 5

Job Searching Help Guide

Are you currently looking for a new job or changing careers?  Are you newly graduated from college or graduate school?

Cleveland Park History Files: 60th Anniversary

President Grover Cleveland, homeowner

In November 1885, Grover Cleveland was elected 22nd President. The following year, the President decided to buy a summer home.  To avoid public attention, he asked his friend Albert A.

'Waiting' by Ha Jin

Staff recommendations

Waiting by Ha Jin was the fifth book in the book discussion series "Ethical Dilemmas" conducted by Phil Burnham, professor at George Mason University.  I overheard some of the discussion as it was taking place within earshot of the circulation desk at Cleveland Park.  I was intrigued b

'Hush Now, Don't You Cry' by Rhys Bowen

Mystery Book Club Selection for June

Join us on Thursday, June 6 at 6:30 p.m., to discuss Rhys Bowen's Hush Now, Don't You Cry.

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