Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Traveling by Train

All Aboard!

Discover the beauty of steam, diesel and electric trains. On Saturday, May 11, communities across America will be celebrating National Train Day. Did you know:1. Some bullet trains float magnetically above the rails.2. People who love trains are called railfans. They take vacations to go trainspotting.3. Many train stations are called Union Station. These are stations used by different train lines.

DC Public Library Open Today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.

Weekly Black History Trivia

Week Two: Famous Firsts

Check out the library to find the answers.

Weekly Black History Trivia

How well do you know  African-American History? During the month of February, each week the Deanwood Library will present trivia questions pertaining to African-Americans.  Check out the library to find the answers.?? Who Am I ??

And The Children Shall Lead

Children and the Civil Rights Movement

Many children and teens helped to mobilize the nation in the fight against inequality. On May 2-4, 1963, hundreds of students marched in the "Children's Crusade" in Birmingham,. Ala. A song created for the "Children's Crusade" movement was sung during the march:"We've got a job,We've got a job to do.

Learn About Wills, Consumer Rights and Unpaid Wages

Lecture Series by Neighborhood Legal Services Program

Curious about wills and advance directives, but overwhelmed by the process?Want to know how to protect you and your children from identity theft?Do you know your rights when it comes to unpaid wages?Join us in December as we host three consumer-oriented lectures sponsored by the Neighborhood Legal Services Program.

'Modelland' - Check it Out!

Modelland, the fierce new novel by Tyra Banks, is out!

Computer Classes

Thursday Beyond Google and Introduction to Computers

Thursdays @ 9:30Sept. 13 -- Beyond GoogleLearn to use the library's many online databases. Learn to search for newspaper, magazine and journal articles as well as books and sections of books. All free with your library card.Sept. 20 -- Introduction to Computers

Open Mic Poetry and Spoken Word

Last Wednesday of Every Month @ 6:30 p.m.

Join us for  Open Mic @ Deanwood Recite or read your own work, or poetry from a book -- or just come to listen.

'Cinder' by Marissa Meyer - Check It Out!

If you’re looking for great book for teens, then look no further.

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