Upcoming Events

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Join us for Family Story Time. We will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, movement and rhymes.

This program is for children ages 0-7 and their caregivers.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners.

Recommended for ages 3-5. 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Learn the basic features for creating a dynamic PowerPoint (slide show) presentation. This software is widely used in the workplace and in educational settings. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.

Instructor: D. P. Grogan
Computer Lab, Room 311

Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Word II Intermediate.

You will learn to:
  • Identify and navigate the basic features and elements of the Microsoft PowerPoint window.
  • Create a simple slide presentation using the installed themes and design templates.
  • Identify and engage the three working panes of the PowerPoint environment.
  • Edit and customize each slide and insert SmartArt graphics and links.
  • Insert additional slides and delete unwanted slides.
  • Activate the slide show presentation.
  • Save the presentation as a slide show (.ppsx) and as a presentation (.pptx).
Please bring your own flash drive to save class documents or send them to your email account.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:30am
Need help navigating the path to home ownership? Cedric Lewis, Community Loan Officer at Operation HOPE will share info on how to buy a home. Mr. Lewis will be joined by a team ready to answer your questions. Speakers include a home inspector, loan officer and title company representative. 

This seminar will take place in the conference room on the lower level. We will break for lunch. Space is limited. Please pre-register by e-mailing Lisa.Warwick@dc.gov.
Come in for weekend story time as we read, sing and rhyme.

This program recommended for families with children ages 0-5.

Join us afterwards for our Imaginative Play program. 


Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am
Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist.

No experience is required. The class is free.

You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one, yoga mats are available for use during the class.
Bring mom and dad and join us on Saturday mornings for a fun family story time.

Children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers are welcome.

For questions, please contact the Shepherd Park children's librarian at 202-541-6025.    
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am
Baby/toddler lap times are story times for babies ages birth through 24 months and their caregivers. Come enjoy books, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, bounces, and more!

Saturday lap time is held upstairs in the children's area of the main reading room. Tickets are not required.

Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am
Tenley/Friendship Library is partnering with A-STEP (After-School Tutoring and Enrichment Program) to provide a free tutoring and enrichment program for middle and high school students every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Tutors will be on hand to help with homework and projects in English, history, math, or science. 

Drop by to pick up an enrollment form today!
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:30am
Join Femex for an interactive session covering communication, Interpersonal interactions, diversity, career advancement and more.

Participants will be guided through a series of activities, where they will have the opportunity to share their own experiences and to discuss what it means to have a safe and inclusive work environment.