Join published author Hannah Sternberg of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop for writing classes this November. In conjunction with National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) Sternberg will give a writing class on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m.
Also come to our Write-ins on Monday nights from 6 - 9 p.m. to take full advantage of our space and time - and get your novel done this year!
Sometimes the best way to express yourself is with a nice cup of coffee, a pen, some paper and some good ole' writing.
Starting September 16, join the Northeast Neighborhood Library for an "Afternoon Freewrite." Here, you will have the
opportunity to let your thoughts and ideas flow freely... onto the page, of course.
This program is held every Wednesday from 1-2:30 p.m., in the conference room on the mezzanine level.
Teens are encouraged to use this program as a space to vent, hang out with friends, and discuss hot topics without feeling judged by adults. Topics for discussion might be relationships, fandoms, education, travel, sports, or whatever comes to mind! Let's Talk About... is a place where teens are free to voice their opinions on issues that matter to them. Feel free to stop by and make it your own.
Looking for a place to toddle? Play with toys? Meet other little ones? Look no further!
Join us in the Children’s Room of the Northeast Library every Thursday afternoon 1-3 p.m. Play with toys that encourage early literacy and motor skill development. Learn early literacy tips from Children’s Librarians.
Relax, let loose, and have a ball!
For children ages birth to 3, along with parents and their caretakers.
Are you a grown-up?
Do you take “adult-ing” way too seriously?
Do you miss your old pack of crayons?
Are you ready to just unwind?
Join the Northeast Neighborhood Library for Adult Coloring! It’s time to kick back, relax and be a kid again! Believe it or not, coloring for adults is all the rage.
Looking for a fun, family-oriented weekend activity? Look no further!
Children and their families are encouraged to let loose and have a ball in the library. Every Saturday, come prepared to laugh, play and have fun!
All ages welcome.
An early literacy program that combines doing fingerplays, sharing stories, songs, dances, rhythm activities and baby bounces.
For ages birth to 2.
Please call 202-698-0183 with any questions. Story time takes place on the Lower Level.
For this edition of Your Friday Five I have selected books that show the vastness of human imagination and the willpower which often makes dreams realities. If you are a history buff like myself or just want to learn about the basics of building, I believe I have a book for you.
Welcome to new Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are highlighting books on summer vacation. It’s time to say Adios to “old man winter” and “hello” to summer fun and summer sun. Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are here!! Now that summer is here what will you?
Welcome to the Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are celebrating creative and cultural cuisine with cookbooks! As summer approaches and school lets out, it's time to think about beaches and barbecue. Take a look at these cookbooks to find your inspiration for delicious eats this summer and all year round!
Come see Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C."
We are excited about our continuing partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill.Our next Reading Series event is Thursday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at Southeast Library with Garrett Peck.