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.
Caring for an aging parent with Alzheimer's or a loved one struggling with cancer or a life-challenging illness can take an emotional, physical, and financial toll on a family. The Washington Home and Community Hospices is offering this interactive program to empower caregivers in our communities with information and tips that can help provid
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?
We welcome all of you to the sixth and final session of our library book discussion series, “Literature of the English-Speaking World,” moderated by Dr. Phil Burnham, which will meet at Cleveland Park Library on Feb. 12, 7 p. m.
On the same day In May 1954, the Supreme Court issued its rulings on Bolling v. Sharpe and the landmark case Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas. In Bolling v. Sharpe, the Court unanimously ruled racial discrimination in the Washington, D.C. public school system denied blacks due process of law as protected by the Fifth Amendment.
Please join us on Thursday, Feb. 19 at 6:30 p.m. for a panel discussion on the impact of the decision and its legacy 60 years later moderated by documentary filmmaker Marvin T. Jones.
February is here, so stay out of the cold by coming to some programs. Here's what we have going on this month for teens:
Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. is Teen Game Night!
Like video games? We got you covered. More of a board games person? No problem! We would even be willing to try and figure out Cones of Dunshire with you.
Feb. 21 at 3 p.m. is Teen Book Club!
Join us on Friday, Feb. 13, at 4 p.m. for our Valentine's Day Crafts.
We will read stories and make Valentine’s Day book marks and 3-D heart ornaments!
This program is appropriate for children of all ages.