Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

Thursday, Feb. 20 at 5 p.m.

Published on Thursday, February 13, 2014

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Prove your gaming skills at Northwest One!

Join us Thursday, Feb. 20th at 5 p.m. for an epic showdown. Many will fight, but there can be only one winner of this battle royale. There will be snacks and prizes for first and second place!

Sign up at the front desk!

Published on Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Girl wearing orange shirtInstead 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:

Wednesday, Jan. 22

Published on Wednesday, January 22, 2014

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Published on Tuesday, January 21, 2014

DC Public Library is closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.

Chinese New Year, Groundhog Day and Valentine's Day

Published on Thursday, January 16, 2014

Which is your favorite day -- Chinese New Year, Groundhog Day, or Valentine's Day?  

Come by Saturday, Feb. 1 to celebrate one, two or three of these special days.

The fun begins at 3 p.m.

Learn - Apply - Enroll

Published on Sunday, January 12, 2014

My School DC LogoWhich school will your child call My School?

For this coming school year (2014-15), DC Public Schools (DCPS) and participating public charter schools have a common application and lottery. Visit to find everything you need to learn and apply, or come to one of the information sessions listed below. The application closes Feb. 3 for grades 9-12 and March 3 for grades PK3-8.

Please call the My School DC Hotline at (202) 888-6336 or email for additional information.

Published on Saturday, January 11, 2014
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
My Brother Martin by Christine King Farris

Published on Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The Snowflake Sisters Book CoverIt's that time of year again. The fa la las follow you from shop to shop. You're wondering if you can afford that expensive new electronic gadget for everyone in your family.

Don't let it get you down.

Your favorite neighborhood library, Northwest One, is here for you seven days a week. And the best part is everything here is free!

Published on Friday, November 1, 2013

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The Northwest One staff will offer demonstrations of the new devices and step-by-step instructions on how to download books, music and movies from the library's website.

Stop by the Northwest One library on Sunday, Nov. 3, 1-5 p.m.

A Spooooooky Night of Festivities

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Men In Black II CoverJoin us at Northwest One on Thursday, Oct. 31 at 4 p.m. for a spoooooky Halloween screening of Men in Black II!

Wii game night will follow and there will be a special Halloween story time for the little ones at 6 p.m.!