Lamond-Riggs
Neighborhood Library

Forget Dear Abby, Ask Dear Tabby!

I know that everything you needed to know you learned in Kind

Chick Lit

It’s summer time, ladies, which is the perfect time to grab a daiquiri, kick off your flip-flops, and relax on your lounger with your fave chick lit.

How to: Gardening and Home Decor

Have a green thumb, or wish you had a green thumb? 

Review of "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

She may not have discovered the fountain of youth, but the essence of Henrietta Lack, a poor black mother of five from Baltimore, goes on to this day.

It's a Book

Does it require batteries? No, it’s a book. Does it come with apps? No, it’s a book.  How many gigs does it have? None, it’s a book! 

Free Durable Power of Attorney Workshop

First session: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, 2011Second session: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, 2011Note:  Must attend both sessions. Limited to 50 participants.Attorney: Dickstein Shapiro LLPPlease call 202-541-5924 to register.

Lamond-Riggs Closes for Maintenance

The Lamond-Riggs Neighborhood Library will be closed for scheduled maintenance from Monday, January 24, until Monday, January 31.All meetings and programs at the Lamond-Riggs Library are canceled or postponed during this time. We will resume all scheduled activities beginning Monday, January 31.

Urban Fiction Authors Visit Lamond-Riggs Library

Urban fiction authors Darrell King (Dirty South and Mo Dirty) a

Kwanza: What Exactly Is It?

My family has been celebrating Kwanzaa for a little over 15 years now: Homemade gifts. Libations to my ancestors. Candle lighting! and good ole healthy soul food. When I talk about Kwanzaa, people often ask many questions or have a lot of preconceived ideas about the celebration.So what exactly is Kwanzaa?

Green for the Holidays

This year I decided that I would celebrate my Thanksgiving holiday by being green!I chose not to fly to Grandma's house and to do away with the traditional turkey. My family and I opted for a vegetarian dinner (except for the one steak that my hubby demanded). We bought vegetables that were for the most part locally and/or organically grown. We opted not to use any disposable plates, cups, utensils, etc.

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