Cleveland Park
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Washington's Spies

Published on Monday, April 21, 2014

Washington's Spies coverIf you saw AMC's new original TV series "Turn," set during the early years of the American Revolution, you may be wondering about the history behind the drama.

Fiction and Nonfiction

Published on Monday, April 21, 2014

This year's Pulitzer Prize winners have been announced! Since 1917, the Pulitzer Prize honors the best in journalism and the arts.
Below is a list of award winning titles available through the library system. The complete list of awarded titles can be viewed on the Pulitzer Prize website.

Cover image for The goldfinch
Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Diversity In Action

Published on Monday, April 21, 2014

In celebration of the upcoming DIA (Diversity in Action), the children will listen to stories from around the world in English, French and Spanish.

They will also decorate a pair of maracas to take home and dance to multicultural music. Join us on May 2, at 10 a.m., for this special program and check out all the wonderful multicultural books on display.

This will be a perfect occasion for children and adults to discover different cultures through books and be part of a celebration that highlights diversity.

April Meeting

Published on Monday, April 14, 2014

cover of primatesOnce a month kids ages 9 and up get together to eat pizza and discuss a graphic novel. On April 24 at 5 p.m. we'll be talking about Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas by Jim Ottaviani.

Buy great books cheap and support your library

Published on Tuesday, April 8, 2014
book sale picture

The Friends of the Cleveland Park Library will be having their semi-annual sale Saturday, April 12, and Sunday, April 13.  A huge selection of incredible books graciously donated by members of the community will be on offer.  Don't hesitate to stop by as our patrons have an eye for quality and many great titles will be available for discerning eyes.

Published on Thursday, April 3, 2014

3D Printing for Dummies cover You may have seen or heard of 3-D printing, but did you know it's available and affordable for home use? Do you know 3-D printing is available at the District of Columbia Public Library?

Published on Friday, March 28, 2014

Windows 8.1 coverWhether you're a longtime user of Windows or new to Microsoft's Windows 8.1, you will want to know how to make the most of the new system.

From the popular "Missing Manual" series, Windows 8.1 by David Pogue is a guidebook to the new system.  Topics include Tileworld, the Windows desktop, Internet Explorer 11, PC health, and more.  The book comes with black and white illustrations.

So come on in.

Published on Thursday, March 27, 2014

cpk guestJust in time for the snowy weather we had a guest today at Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library.  See if you can guess what book she's reading.

If you can (or, even if you can't) you're entitled to check out books for free for life, provided you have a DC Public Library card.  

-- Library Technician Holly Marshall

The Sequel

Published on Monday, March 24, 2014

Sequel: How to change coverPlanning a career change? It may possible to reroute the skills you already have.

Levine School of Music comes to Cleveland Park

Published on Thursday, March 20, 2014

Singing girlOn Tuesday March 25, a representative from the Levine School of Music will conduct Baby Lap Time at Cleveland Park.

The program will be in its normal 1:30 p.m. time slot and is open for ages 0-12 months. The guest leader will bring age appropriate musical instruments, songs and rhymes to share with the attendees.