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Published on Friday, January 25, 2013

Beginning on Feb. 28, at 7 p.m., the Fiber Arts Workshop will meet on the fourth Thursday of the month.  Bring your own project and enjoy the company of other fiber artists.  Discussing projects and materials and helping each other figure out difficulties is part of our shared experience.  If you are beginner, we provide one-on-one instruction and have available donated supplies appropriate for getting you started.

Toni Morrison's 'Beloved'

Published on Friday, January 25, 2013

Beloved by Toni MorrisonWe're continuing our Ethical Dilemmas Book Discussion Series in February with Beloved by Toni Morrison.

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Published on Friday, January 25, 2013

The entire Value Line Research catalog is now available online at the DC Library website! Value Line is a complete online research destination that comprises all the financial information and analytical tools needed to expand an investor’s range of investment vehicles and structure a dynamic professional portfolio.

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Mystery Book Club Selection for February

Published on Friday, January 11, 2013

Boy in the Suitcase book coverOn Feb. 7, join us to discuss The Boy in the Suitcase by Danish authors Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis.

Published on Friday, January 11, 2013

Chronicles of Downton AbbeyExcited about the third season of "Downton Abbey" on PBS? Return to Downton in the new companion book to the popular TV series The Chronicles of Downton Abbey: A New Era by Jessica Fellowes & Matthew Sturgis. 

Published on Friday, January 11, 2013

image of kindleSo for the holidays you got a Kindle. Now what?

For the post–holiday season, Cleveland Park Library will set aside three hours, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., every Wednesday from Jan. 16 to Feb. 27, to answer your questions.

Need to know how to set up your new e-reader? We can help you with that. Have questions about Overdrive, the library’s e-book lending site? We can help you with that too. Just be sure to bring in your device when you come to the library!

Published on Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Books!Cover of Scott Westerfeld's Uglies Discussion! Snacks!

Mark your calendars!

Join us on Saturday, Jan. 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the first-floor auditorium to discuss Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies.

Because who doesn’t love a good dystopian romp? 

Published on Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Hit List Large Print EditionHave you ever read a large print book?  Whether you need the larger print, or whether it would just give your eyes a rest, try a large print book.  Your eyes will thank you. 

The library owns some books only in large print. Especially in mystery and romance, you may find titles by favorite authors that are not available in another edition. 

Published on Friday, December 21, 2012

sitting on bookshelf

As 2012 comes to a close, Cleveland Park Library staff count down their favorite YA reads from this past year- with the help of NPR, the New York Times and you!

Published on Thursday, December 20, 2012

picture of Sherlock series actorsBrush up on Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories, Dr. Who episodes, and watch BBC One's Sherlock to get ready for the Jan. 3 discussion of the television series with guest Lloyd Rose. Her encyclopedic knowledge of Dr. Who, combined with her enthusiasm for the original Sherlock Holmes character, will inspire even more enthusiasm for the new interpretation of the world's best known detective. 

The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets on the first Thursday of the month, at 6:30 p.m., at Barnes & Noble, 12th and E streets, NW.

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