Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

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!

Published on Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Book Cover - No Shelf Required 2Are you interested in learning how to read or listen to free books from the library on an e-Reader or smartphone? Do you need some help downloading library eBooks or using your own e-Reader? Interested in seeing what an e-Reader can do before you make the investment?

Stop by the Deanwood Library on Thursdays from noon to 2 p.m. for some one-on-one help. Please bring your device and library card number with you as well as your laptop if you need help with your Nook or Kindle. If you’ve got an Android smartphone or an iPhone, then no computer is necessary!

Published on Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Book Cover DesignDo you enjoy fiber arts? Maybe you're just curious? If so, join us every other Monday evening starting on June 11, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Individuals of any age or skill level are welcome!

Bring your favorite books and patterns, any craft-related questions, or some fun and interesting projects that you’re working on. If you’re interested in learning about the basics of knitting and crocheting, stop by, too. This is a group where yarn enthusiasts can share ideas, discover new techniques and just have a good time.

View the Monday Night Knitting Club schedule.

Published on Sunday, January 29, 2012

Deanwood Neighborhood Library and Community Center Senior Program, in collaboration with Neighborhood Legal Services Program, presents a monthly series of Free Legal Information Sessions.

Come hear about wills, advanced directives and where to find free help preparing your will, Tuesday, January 31, at 10 a.m.

Published on Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Dollar SignJoin us for a free workshop, brought to you by the Capitol Area Asset Builders.

Wednesday, February 22, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.


Published on Thursday, December 22, 2011

Deanwood Neighborhood Library and Community Center Senior Program, in collaboration with Neighborhood Legal Services Program, presents a monthly series of Free Legal Information Sessions.

Come hear about wills, advanced directives and where to find free help preparing your will, Tuesday January 10, at 10 a.m.

Published on Thursday, December 22, 2011

Join us to discuss nonfiction books.  We may discuss a book two meetings in a row, since we meet every other week.

Upcoming Wednesday dates: January 4 and 18; February 1, 15 and 29.

6:30-7 p.m. snacking and chatting
7-8 p.m. book discussion

Upcoming titles:

Destined to Witness:  Growing up Black in Nazi Germany by Hans J. Massaquoi.

Mighty Be Our Powers: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War: a Memoir
by Gbowee, Leymah.

Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America  by Melissa V. Harris-Perry.

Published on Friday, December 16, 2011

Saturday, December 24 - Closed
Sunday, December 25 - Closed
Monday, December 26 - Closed

Tuesday, December 27  - 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday, December 28 - 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, December 29 - 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday, December 30  - 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday, December 31 -  9:30 am - 5:30 pm

Published on Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Other Wes Moore

DC Reads is a "program that promotes reading for pleasure by having city-wide celebrations focusing on one book."

Join the Deanwood Nonfiction Book Group for a discussion of the book The Other Wes Moore. Copies available at the library.

Wednesday, October 26, 6:30-8 p.m.

Published on Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Learn how to find the best health information online.  Learn how and where to search. Compare Google to health databases. Find out how you can get free subscription health databases with your library card.  Learn to evaluate the accuracy of information.

Workshop is in the computer lab on Thursday, September 15, at 10 a.m.

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