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.
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.
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.
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.
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.