Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

"An Unquiet Mind"

Book Club Selection for September

The September selection for the Cleveland Park Book Club is An Unquiet Mind by psychiatrist Kay Jamison, who writes of her own struggle with manic-depression in this moving autobiography.   Join us here at the library on Tuesday, September 14 at 7 pm for what is sure to be an insightful discussion.

"The Meaning of Night"

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club's September Selection

Described by Michael Dirda in his Washington Post book review as Victorian Noir, Michael Cox's The Meaning of Night is a study in psychological obsession wrapped in a complicated tale of deception, ambiguity, and murder.  Advice given by the narra

New Movie Titles

The Cleveland Park Library has lots of new DVD titles in stock! Great adult films like Hot Tub Time Machine, Clash of the Titans, and City of God.  New series such as The Duchess of Duke Street and kids' movies including Alice in Wonderland, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, and Cars. Come on in and check us out!

Love, Forgiveness, and Wisdom

Beat the heat and visit the air-conditioned Cleveland Park Library.  While you are here, grab a copy of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility and get ready for the upcoming Love, Forgiveness and Wisdom Book Talk.The popular Love, Forgiveness, and Wisdom Book Talk series begins on Tuesday, September 21,

A Perfect Balance

Art for Teens

Mobilize your talents and capture your artistic flow at Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library on Thursday, July 29th at 7pm.   Participants will produce colorful 3-D mobiles that reflectmathematical principles and artistic design.   For ages 12 and above.For more information, please call the library @ 202-828-3080

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

Thursday, August 5, 6:30 p.m.

The selection for August is Alan Bradley's Th

Screen on the Green

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club Special Event

Join the Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library Mystery Book Club on Monday, July 26 on the National Mall between 4th and 7th Streets, NW  at 6:30 to picnic, followed by a screening of  "12 Angry Men" (1957) Sidney Lumet, Director.  This is one of the American Film Institute's "Top 10" Bring your own picnic supper and something to share.  Movie begins at dusk. 

More Summer Fun at Cleveland Park Library

Family Story Time and Splash the Water Dude!

On Saturday, July 17, bring the kids out for family story time at 10:30 a.m., followed by Splash the Water Dude at 1 p.m..  Award-winning performer Ray Owen will guide you along a musical voyage featuring a waterway of songs and activities.  For children and families.  No registration required.For more information call:  202-282-3080.

Splish Splash

Musical Waves at Cleveland Park

Monday, July 12 at 1:30Come and express yourself through poetry and music with Christlez Bacon.  Try out Dejembe drums,rock out with guitars and other musical instruments.We are going to have a great time.  Please join us to have some fun.Cleveland Park Library3310 Connecticut Avenue, NWWashington, DC  20020For more information, please call (202) 282-3080.

World Crafts and Films: Japan

Join us at the library on Thursday, July 15 at 3:30 p.m. when we will focus on Japan.  The film will be The Last Airbender (Anime) followed by kirigami, a version of origami which includes paper cutting.  For ages 7-12.  No registration required.  For more information, please call:  202-828-3080.