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 dclibrary.org/guesswho, Facebook.com/dclibrary or follow on Twitter@dcpl for details.
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.
Interested in being a poet or writer? Do you keep a diary, write stories, or poetry?Come and join our Young Adult Writing Club; meet new friends and old with a common interest. We will meet every Friday at 3:30 p.m. starting in January. Please call for more information.
There will be a library tour and orientation for Ex-Offenders that will focus on job and career information and services. Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at 12:00 noon p.m. Please call for more information.
Come help form our Friends of the Deanwood Library Group. Do you have a little time to contribute? Are you interested in plant or books sales? Volunteering? Helping with library programs or children? A special guest from an established Friends group will share experiences and ideas. Join us Wednesday, December 15, at 6 p.m.
Deanwood Idol casting call and dress rehearsals: Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 8:00 pm. Can you sing? Present your poetry? Rap? Dance? Play a musical instrument? Or would you like to be a judge? Sign up before Monday, November 8 2010. Program will take place on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 6:30 pm. Prizes will be awarded plus Win a free recording session!
Join libraries across the USA at the Deanwood Neighborhood Library on Saturday, November 13, 2010 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. We will focus on the social and recreational side of gaming. Gaming at the library will encourage customers of all ages to interact with diverse peers, share their expertise and develop new strategies for gaming and learning. At the new Deanwood Library, kids can socialize with their friends and meet new friends and play board and video games while surrounded by books, librarians and a real world of knowledge.