Neighborhood Library

Proposal Writing Basics Workshop

Want 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?

Looking For A Good Graphic Novel?

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!The story of two orphans who learn to live together and support each other in the middle of the desert on an abandoned ship.

National Poetry Month Event: Open Mic Poetry and Spoken Word

Come celebrate National Poetry Month! Read, recite, listen or be a judge.To register, call 202-698-1175, or come by Deanwood Library.Find books on spoken word and poetry too!

Learn About Microsoft Word, in Four Parts

A 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.

Job Coaching

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

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.

GED and SAT Tutoring

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

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!

Get e-Reader Help at DCPL

Are 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?

Come Join the Monday Night Knitting Club

Do 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!

Free Legal Information Sessions: Wills

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.

Can I Afford My Life?

Join us for a free workshop, brought to you by the Capitol Area Asset Builders.Wednesday, February 22, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.