Upcoming Events

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 12:30pm
Join us for a free beginner's yoga class, taught by teachers from Yoga Activist. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. 
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 12:30pm
West End is hosting a free, beginner-level yoga class to be held at lunchtime every Monday, with a volunteer instructor from Yoga District. 

Bring your own yoga mat, or use one of ours. 
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 1:30pm
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 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 1:30pm
Learn the basic features of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet environment that are frequently used for calculation and data entry functions in the workplace. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.

Instructor: H. White
Computer Lab, Room 311

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

You will learn to:
  • Identify and navigate the basic features and elements of the Microsoft Excel window.
  • Build a simple budget spreadsheet, using data entry and cell navigation skills.
  • Format and edit spreadsheet data, using common and unique formatting features.
  • Create simple formulas.
  • Use the AutoSum feature.
  • Explore the Insert Function feature for all other mathematical operations available in Excel.
  • Engage the Chart Gallery to create a chart based on the simple budget database created in class.
Please bring your own flash drive to save class documents or send them to your email account.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:00pm
LegoLEGO Builders is a free-play session using large Duplo LEGO building blocks, for ages 1½ and up.

All materials will be provided by the library. 
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:30pm

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area.

Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome. 

Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis.

Ages 11-19. 

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:30pm
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 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:30pm
A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials.

Recommended for ages 2-5. 
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:30pm
Babies enjoy books, rhymes, songs and other activities on the laps of their caregivers. For pre-walkers.

Registration requiredSign up at the children's desk or by phone, 202-282-0021.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 4:00pm
Come build your best lego creation and win a prize!  

Lego pieces are small. Ages 5 and older please.