Northeast
Neighborhood Library

Published on Monday, November 8, 2010

Come join us at Northeast Library from 11-4 on Saturday November 13th to celebrate National Gaming Day @ Your Library events.

From 11-1, we will be having video game tournaments.  From 2-4, we will be having board game and trading card game contests. Both segements will feature the chance to win great prizes. The programs are open to all ages, so please bring your friends and family for a great time!!! 

Published on Monday, November 8, 2010

Come meet Allison Leotta, author of Law of Attraction. This is a legal suspense story in which Assistant U. S. Attorney Anna Curtis reveals an insider's view of a court case of domestic violence in Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, December 1, at 7 p.m.

Northeast Neighborhood Library
330 - 7th Street, N. E.
202-698-3320

Published on Thursday, November 4, 2010

Teens, come join us for a series of workshops on Writing a Research Paper.  Every Wednesday at 4 p.m. from November 3 to December 15, the Northeast Library will host a workshop on how to write research papers for high school and college-bound students. 

Topics covered will include the discussion of what subjects work best, evaluating online resources, the best source for statistics, how to cite sources the easy way (print and electronic), how to organize your materials and write outlines. 

These workshops are free to all teens ages 12 - 19 years old.

Northeast Neighborhood Library
330 7th St. N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20002
(202-698-3320

Published on Thursday, November 4, 2010

Join us at the Northeast Branch for an Endangered Species Program, a unique family event, presented by Wildscreen U.S.A. on November 13th, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Northeast Branch.  The mission of Wildscreen U.S.A. is to promote conservation through wildlife imagery using ARKive, a unique global initiative gathering together the very best films and photographs of the world's species into one centralized digital library to create a freely accessible audio-visual record of life on earth.  Activities at the program will include the following: Visitors will be accessing Arkive to view photos and videos of threatened and endangered species, use display  materials that attendees can research, draw images of species from a variety of resources and distinguish a variety of animal sounds.  It will be a fun-filled afternoon full of educational activities. 

Published on Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Come meet Allison Leotta, author of Law of Attraction.  This is a legal suspense story in which
Assistant U. S. Attorney Anna Curtis reveals an insider's view of a court case of domestic violence
in Washington, D.C. 

Wednesday, November 17, at 7 p.m.

Northeast Neighborhood Library
330 - 7th Street, N. E.
202-698-3320

Published on Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Sundays at Tiffany's, by James Patterson and Gabrielle Charbonnet, is the story of a love that is
too perfect to be real.  It is the story of a lonely little girl, Jane Margaux, whose mother only spends one day a week with her. 

Each Sunday Jane's mother takes her to Tiffany's to admire the jewelry. Jane's only friend, Michael, is handsome, comforting and funny, but he leaves her on her ninth birthday.  Years later, when Jane is in her thirties, she meets a man who is handsome, comforting and funny but ....

Join us at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 22, at:
 
Northeast Neighborhood Library
330 7th St. N. E.
202-698-3320

Published on Saturday, October 30, 2010

Who needs Thanksgiving and Black Friday when there are plenty of reasons to celebrate this month? Check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:

Published on Saturday, October 23, 2010

All children in kindergarten through eighth grade are encouraged to participate in a book review writing contest. Students in kindergarten through second grade may draw a picture as their entry, provided that picture depicts a part of the book. 

Older children should write about why they liked their book and what set it apart from other books.  Cash prizes will be awarded for the top three reviews in each grade. 

This contest is intended to encourage children to read and think critically about why they enjoy the books they read. Children can begin reading anytime and submit their reviews no later than December 1, 2010. 

Reviews can be dropped off at the Northeast Library, Children's Room, 330 7th St. N.E.
 

Published on Friday, October 22, 2010

If you’re looking for a master of the science fiction and fantasy genre for teens, it’s hard to find a better candidate than Scott Westerfeld.  His work has tackled everything from the concepts of beauty and status to vampires and disease, with midnight shenanigans and satire on pop culture thrown in for good measure.  His latest work is a freaky historical fiction novel called Leviatha

Published on Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Even if you don’t have Columbus Day off or celebrate Halloween, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate this month.  Check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information:

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