Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

Published on Monday, June 11, 2012

Take the MicOn June 27, come share your spoken word pieces or poetry or read someone else's work.

Don't have a piece to read? Be a judge or just come listen!

There will be prizes!

Sign Up for Summer Reading Today!

Published on Friday, May 18, 2012

People grabbing slices of pizzaMixed Drink in GlassCelebrate the start of the Teen Summer Reading Program with a pizza party here at the Deanwood Library! Teens ages 12 to 19 are invited -- as long as they have signed up or plan to sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program at the pizza party. Pizza and soda is limited get here before it's all gone.

Come get a slice of pizza on Monday, June 4th from 6 p.m. -- 8 p.m.

Spoken Word & Poetry

Published on Friday, May 18, 2012

 Come share your spoken word pieces or poetry.

Or read someone else's work.

Or be a judge.

Or just come listen!

Wednesday May 30 6:30 p.m.

Check out books or DVDs while you're here.

(Click on this book cover to go to the library catalog.)

poetry bookcover





Published on Friday, April 27, 2012

Microsoft Powerpoint 2010A four-part Microsoft Powerpoint class will be offered in May on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The classes will cover all major aspects of Microsoft Powerpoint.

Part One will be offered May 15. The other three parts will be offered on the following Tuesdays, with the fourth and final part offered June 5.

These classes are free and open to the public. They will be offered by Deanwood Library staff in the Deanwood Recreation Center Computer Lab. It is highly recommended that anyone attending these four classes should have taken Microsoft Word classes or have a good understanding of the techniques involved in selecting and editing text.

Published on Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Foundation Center logoWant to know more about the proposal writing process for your nonprofit but don't know where to start?

Confused about how the proposal fits in the grant-seeking process?

Published on Tuesday, April 24, 2012

If you're in search of a good book to read, then here are two recommendations for those that are visually stimulated. Here are two amazing graphic novels that are quick reads and that will definitely leave you wanting more!

Habibi book coverThe story of two orphans who learn to live together and support each other in the middle of the desert on an abandoned ship. A perfect blend of childhood fables, biblical lessons, and modern day issues. Watch out for the bodily mutilation though!










Published on Thursday, March 29, 2012

Come celebrate National Poetry Month! Read, recite, listen or be a judge.Poetry Bookcover

To register, call 202-698-1175, or come by Deanwood Library.

Find books on spoken word and poetry too!

Wednesday, April 18, 6:30 p.m.

Published on Friday, March 23, 2012

Image with text: Microsoft Word 2010A four-part Microsoft Word class will be offered in April on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The classes will cover all major aspects of Microsoft Word versions 2007 and 2010. Part one will be offered April 10. The other three parts will be offered on the following Tuesdays, with the fourth and final part  offered May 1. These classes are free and open to the public. They will be offered by Deanwood Library staff in the Deanwood Recreation Center Computer Lab.

Saturdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Published on Thursday, February 2, 2012

Want help looking for a job online?  Assistance with online applications? Tips on résumés? Practice interviewing?

Stop by the library Saturday for job coaching from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Offered though Greater DC Cares Neighboring Now.

Saturdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Published on Thursday, February 2, 2012

Come by the library for tutoring to help you prepare for the SAT or GED. 

Free.

Tutors from Greater DC Cares Neighboring Now will work one-on-one with you.

Borrow books, and ask about subscription test preparation databases through the library.  Free with your library card!

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