Join us at Northwest One Neighborhood Library for an author talk and book discussion of Rodney Jordan’s book Tired of Being Black,which offers a fresh perspective on the struggles and stereotypes of the black race from a man who personified most of them.
Did you know that Northwest One has started a knitting and crochet circle for teens and tweens? Once a month, come to the library and learn how to knit or crochet. Yarn, knitting needles, and crochet hooks will all be provided, but you're welcome to bring your own.
This past weekend D.C.'s very own comic convention, Awesome Con, was at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, just a few blocks away from Northwest One. As if that isn't exciting enough, DC Public Library had a table at the convention where you could sign up for a library card! With your shiny new library card and your newfound craving for comics to read, come to your neighborhood library and check out some comics and graphic novels written and illustrated by Awesome Con guests:
Instead of wearing Valentine red and pink this February, wear orange to promote healthy relationships. People are wearing orange on Feb. 11 to spread knowledge about Teen Dating Violence Prevention and Awareness Month, which happens every February.Check out these links for more information: