Neighborhood Library

Published on Tuesday, June 7, 2011

On Tuesday, June 21, at 4 p.m., come and travel with Chester, Buster and Suzy Pig as they go to the library to participate in the summer reading program "One World, Many Stories."  Travel to Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East to see four types of puppetry:  shadow, rod, hand and toy theater with a special feature of a "cranky." 

Recommended for ages 3-8, but enjoyable by all ages. 

For more information, please call.  All programs and free and open to the public.

Published on Monday, June 6, 2011

Make rhymes into fun stories that look like the animals themselves.  Come and make your own book, or just enjoy an activity and rhyme sheet.  Thursday, June 9, at 10 a.m. 

Recommended for ages 5-12 years. 

Please call for more information.

Published on Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Deanwood Library will have adjusted hours of operation on Wednesday, April 20 and Monday, April 25. The library will open at 12 p.m. and close at 8 p.m. on both days.

All D.C. Public Libraries will be closed Sunday, April 24.

Published on Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Join us for the secrets of Interviewing Success for that Right Job, Monday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m.

Published on Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Come and join us every Monday from 7 to 8:45 p.m. for an informal gathering of chess players. 

Bring your own chess set if you have one. 

Please call for more information.

Published on Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Neighboring Now Ward 7 and Deanwood Library offer a free job clinic on Saturday, February 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and on Saturday, March 5, from 1 to 3 p.m.

"Life Happens... Are You Ready?"   is a Greater DC Cares Neighboring Now Initiative program.

One-on-one volunteer job coaches will assist the unemployed and underemployed with the tools they need to search for jobs as well as teaching interview techniques to gain and maintain employment.

E-mail Lisa Martin to register.  Walk-ins welcomed also.

Published on Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Every Tuesday and Thursday in the computer lab

Classes are customized to the students attending.

Computer basics, Microsoft Word 2007, and more.

Published on Monday, February 7, 2011

Love reading nonfiction books?  Come and join us on Wednesday, August 31st, at 6:30 p.m. We will be discussing the book The Happiest Man in the World by Bill Bryson.

Published on Thursday, January 6, 2011

Through March 2011 spot wax figures at DC Public Libraries.  You could win a trip for 4 to NYC, including round-trip Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets, hotel accoummodation provided by La Quinta Inns & Suites and passes to Madame Tussauds New York!  Come by and see the mystery guess at the Deanwood Neighborhood Branch, before Friday, January 7, 2011.  Visit, or follow on Twitter@dcpl for details.

Published on Monday, January 3, 2011

The Deanwood library is hosting a new nonfiction book group. Please bring your suggestions for books and authors.

The first meeting is Wednesday, February 2, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

To register, please stop by the library or call 202-698-1175.