Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
Please join us for rhymes, songs, finger plays and baby bounces.

This program is for children age 0-2 and their caregivers.

Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a program for your group.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
This story time helps children learn and practice early literacy skills in a fun, playful setting. Story time attendees are encouraged to engage with the librarian all while reading stories, singing songs, and learning new rhymes.

 Ages 3-5.

Please call 202-698-0183 with questions.

Story time takes place on the lower level.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
Music, movement, rhythm activities, rhymes and stories every Tuesday morning.

Best for children ages birth to 3 years and their caregivers.  
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. Through a cadre of trained volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has helped low- to moderate-income individuals for more than 40 years in every state and the District of Columbia.

Come and meet with a trained AARP tax aide provider today.

Service available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
Join us for songs, finger plays, rhymes and baby bounces.

This program is for children age 0-2 and their caregivers.

Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am
Interactive story time with songs, rhymes, and books, for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers.

Free tickets are required due to limited space. Tickets are distributed beginning 30 minutes before each story time on a first-come, first-served basis.

Have a group? Please call ahead of time to make special arrangements.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
Lotus
Bring a mat and join Heather Ferris, yoga teacher/therapist & Shaw resident, for traditional yoga classes. Many aspects will be covered:

• Asana
• Meditation
• Breathing
• Omkar chanting and much more
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:30pm
New Year, New Name, New Service!

Got an issue with technology?  Come let us troubleshoot. 

Want to download free books, music, movies and magazines to your device or computer? Come let us walk you through it.

Have a question about how digital things work? Come let us help you find the answer!

The Popular Services staff will offer digital tips and lunchtime demonstrations of the new devices and step-by-step instructions on how to download books, music and movies from the library's website. You can bring your own device or take a look at ours.

These lunchtime sessions will be held every Tuesday from 12:30pm until 1:30 p.m. in the Digital Commons, where the staff will be available to demonstrate, answer questions and troubleshoot.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:30pm
Discussion of The Awakening by Kate Chopin. 

Copies are available at the library. 

Pick one up and join us!
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
In this course, students learn the parts of the computer, mouse basics, typing, Internet search and electronic mail. This two-hour class meets twice per week for six weeks. 

Prerequisite: none. Pre-registration is required.

To register for classes, please call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  

When registration is closed, you may contact Byte Back to join our calling list. ByteBack will call all interested students next time registration begins.  

Curriculum and training provided by ByteBack.

Technology for this program made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.