Neighborhood Library

All the World's a Stage: Movies about Movies

Published on Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Join us for free screenings of these warm and witty views of lives consumed by passion for film and theater. All movies start at 6p.m. in the large lower-level meeting room.

Published on Tuesday, September 18, 2012

bookcoverIf you're a teen book reader that yearns for aliens, action, and extraterrestrial romance, then The Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore is the book for you!

Published on Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Origami lovers: welcome back to the library! We will meet on Tuesday, September 25, at 7 p.m. to make panda bears.
origami panda bear
All ages and skill levels are welcome. The library will provide the materials.

See you soon!

Published on Monday, September 10, 2012

book coverbook coverAya wants to grow up and be a doctor. She wants to help people, but her friends and relatives — another story!

Published on Thursday, September 6, 2012

Reading Lolita in TehranIn the aftermath of the Iranian revolution, former college professor Azar Nafisi secretly read forbidden Western classics with seven of her female University students.

Ms. Nafisi's account of life and literature in the Islamic Republic of Iran is part memoir, part contemporary history and part personal and literary exploration. 

Published on Wednesday, September 5, 2012

balls of yarn and a set of bamboo knitting needlesDo you like to knit or crochet? Are you a reader? If so, then join our Knit & Lit Club.

We meet on Saturday afternoons at 3 p.m. for fun, conversation, and the chance to hang out. We are an informal group -- no registration required. Just show up. The club is open to all skill levels.

Published on Friday, August 31, 2012

book coverIf you have answered yes to one or both of these questions, then you must read Across the Universe by Beth Revis.

Published on Friday, August 31, 2012

balls of yarn and a set of bamboo knitting needlesJoin us on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. for a Block Party. Knit & Lit, a social group for knitters and crocheters, will be finishing up their local charity project.

Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Published on Wednesday, August 29, 2012

LolitaAzar Nafisi read Lolita in Tehran, and we are reading it in D.C.!

Amazing Tales of Survival

Published on Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Join us for films about people who overcame extraordinary circumstances. We will show the movies in the large lower-level meeting room. All movies will start at 6 p.m., except Into the Wild, which will begin at 5 p.m.