Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

New! "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" on DVD

We now have Diary of a Wimpy Kid on DVD! The first volume in Jeff Kinney's wildly popular and funny Web and book series hits the screen in this new movie. Watch as wimpy kid Zachary Gordon enters middle school determined to become the class favorite, but things don't go as planned...Stop by and check out this or any other of our great new DVD titles!

Kids Euro Festival: Sweden

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library kicked off its participation in this year's Kids Euro Festival with a selection of stories, a craft and film from the land of Sweden.  The festivities were led by Miss Pippi Longstockings! 

New Voting Machine

The DC Board of Elections will demonstrate the new voting machine in the first floor meeting room of the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library on Saturday, October 9, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Come one, come all -- and bring your questions to this informative introduction.The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library is located at 3310 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20008.  For more information, please call 202-282-3080. 

Free Stroke Education Class

Please join us at the library for a free Stroke Education class presented by Georgetown University.Why attend?  Because strokes are the leading cause of disability in the US and the third leading cause of death.   Strokes CAN be treated!  Learn how you can reduce your risk.The class will begin at 6:30 pm on Thursday, October 7 at Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library located at 3310 Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC  20008.  For more information, please call 202-282-3080.

Book Talk: Love, Forgiveness and Wisdom

Our next meeting is Tuesday, October 19 at 7pm.  We are reading The History of Love byNicole Krauss.Please call 202-282-3080 for more information.

From the Children's Room

Ever thought of having a "Story Night" at your home? The Children’s Librarian, Karen Towles will share her experience with a Family Story Night and read one of the stories. She will be part of the Community Readers portion of the Read In event at Cleveland Park Library. Please come at 12:30 p.m. this Saturday afternoon and find out more. Enjoy the Read In.

Meet Local Children's Authors

Join us at the library on Saturday, October 2, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. to meet our panel of local children's authors, including:Jennifer Allison, author of the Gilda Joyce mysteries;

Book Donations Resume Soon

The Friends of the Cleveland Park Library will begin taking book donations again on Monday, September 27th.  Look for the big donation bins at the back of the library, across from the elevator.PLEASE:  No periodicals, textbooks, old travel or computer books.  The Friends can no longer except music except in the CD format.If you would like to have a tax receipt for your donation, please ask at the Information Desk.   The Friends will have their Winter Book Sale on Saturday, December 4th.  Mark you calendar!

Jewelry Design for Teens

Join us at the library on Saturday, September 25, at 1:00 pm to learn how to design and make your own beaded jewelry.   This is a free class and all materials will be supplied.   Each participant will take home their own beaded bracelet or chocker.  Limited to the first 25 participants, so please arrive early!For more information, visit the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library located at 3310 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008.  Or call: 202.282.3080.