Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Story time for ages 3-5 featuring picture books, storytelling, and movement.

This is also the open call for class and daycare groups. If your daycare cannot make this story time, please call 202-717-0971 to schedule a different time.  
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
This movement-based story time includes reading stories, singing familiar songs as well as learning new rhymes and songs with the librarian.

For ages 3-5.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 3-5.

If you are interested in scheduling a class visit for a separate story time, please call the library at 202-698-1959.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available for free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m.

The second Baby Time at 11:00 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Each weekly program will include songs, fingerplays, action rhymes and picture books. Occasionally, we also hope to have instruments, flannel board stories and puppets.  Groups are welcome. 

Ages 3-5.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
storytimeStory time recommended for children in preschool (ages 3 - 5).

Come read stories, sing songs, and play with us! A program designed to encourage literacy in young children.

Please call the library if you plan on bringing a large group.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Join us for books, songs, rhymes, and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together.  An easy craft activity follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
It's Story TimeJoin us for stories, songs, and rhymes selected especially for ages 1-5, when children are first beginning to learn the framework for reading.

Click here to learn about what to expect at Story Time.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
Rosedale wants to help!

Applying for jobs can be difficult. There have been so many new advancements in technology, it can be hard to keep up. We know, and we are here to help. We will be devoting an hour each Monday and Wednesday morning for the last two weeks of October to help our patrons apply for jobs. 

Sign up at our front desk today! If you have any questions, call 202-727-5012.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 11:00am
Picture of help wanted sign
The Job Seekers Clinic at Shepherd Park Library meets on Wednesdays, once a week, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

The clinic provides hands-on support for basic activities in an online job search:
  • Create an email account
  • Create a Monster.com account
  • Create and save a sample job search
  • Start a resume
  • Work on an online application
For more information, call the Shepherd Park Library, (202) 541-6100.