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.
With Special Guests: The Wilson High School Jazz Chorus
Is there a better way to get in the holiday mood than with songs and stories? The fabulous Wilson High School Jazz Chorus is going to come help us celebrate the holidays on Wednesday, December 21, at 1 p.m.Please join us for a festive time of songs, stories and fun. All ages are welcome.
Get ready for the holidays with a fun beading workshop! Join us at the library to create the perfect gift with some help from Ms. Jackie. We'll be making necklaces, bracelets, bookmarks and napkin rings.For kids ages 9 and up.
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at creating a henna tattoo? This is your chance. We will learn the basic shapes used to create the intricate designs of mehndi body art.Then participants will have a chance to apply what they've learned to create their own, unique "tattoo." All the materials will be provided.Children and teens ages 10 and up.Wednesday, December 7, at 4 p.m.
The DC Public Library will be closed Friday, December 2, for staff training. Visit the library's website 24/7 to download books, music, renew materials, sign up for eNews and eNotices and much more. Normal business hours resume on Saturday, Dec. 3.
Photos and Stories from “The Color of Hay; The Peasants of Maramureş”
The Maramureş Valley in Northern Romania is so remote that generations of peasant farming practices remained intact. As modern amenities like cable TV began to reach the region, Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin documented how the people changed.