Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Congratulations, Lauren and Alex!

2012 Summer Reading Grand Prize Winners

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Maggie Sefton Surprises the Mystery Book Club

The Mystery Book Club got a big surprise when Maggie Sefton dropped by the September meeting.

Save the Date!

Tommy Wells' Traveling Book Club on October 23

The Federation of Friends of the DC Public Library, Friends of the Cleveland Park Library and Councilmember Tommy Wells invite you to attend “Tommy’s Traveling Book Club” at the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library on Tuesday, Oct. 23 from 6:30 p.m. to  8 pm. 

Job Seekers Clinic

Next Session: Sept. 5

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic is held on the first Wednesday of the month, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Get one-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search, including creating an email account, writing a resume, working on an online application and more.   

Ethical Dilemmas Reading Group Continues

The Handmaid's Tale

Join us for the second session in our series on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m., when we discuss The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood.

End of Summer Reading Party For Kids and Teens!

The kids are heading back to school, the days are getting shorter, and summer reading is over.  Hopefully everyone has turned in their summer reading logs after hours and hours of reading. That means it’s time for a party! On Saturday, Sept. 8 at 3:30 p.m., the Cleveland Park Library is throwing an "End of Summer Reading Party" and everyone is invited!

A Teen's Perspective on Movies

This summer the Cleveland Park Library welcomed one of the many teens who found employment in the District through the Summer Youth Employment Program. Our teen was Donte. He shelved many, many books, he hauled tables around for children’s programming, he helped organize story times, he blogged about his experiences and he worked on a "capstone" project. Teens could chose to do anything library related for their capstone project, and Donte chose to to review movies. Since he’s now off to college to major in creative writing and film this seemed a perfect fit.

French Story Time is Back!

Starting Thursday, Sept. 6

Bonjour! French story time has returned following a short summer break. Kids of all ages are invited to join Ms. Jackie every Thursday at 4 p.m. as she presents stories and songs in French.

Tana French's In the Woods

Mystery Book Club Selection for September

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Fiber Art Workshop

Alan Dart's Jultomtar & Teeny Tomte Contest

Join us at the library on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. as the Cleveland Park Library resumes the Fiber Arts Workshop. We will be introducing our knitted tomte contest, to include in an exhibition in January with prizes awarded to the winner, and first- and second-runners up.

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