Our library is a part of the same complex as DCPS's Walker-Jones Education Campus, a Pre-K through 8th grade school. Since we opened our doors eight months ago we have seen Walker-Jones staff and students come to the library every day - even over the Summer! We love having a school so close to the library and we were very excited to hear about their newest proje
Are you a local 16- to 21-year-old who could use some money this summer? Sign up for the Financial Literacy for Teens Workshop Series and learn all about saving and managing your money! Free dinner is included with each workshop and Suntrust Bank offers a $200 savings account stipend upon completion of the series.
Session 1: June 29, July 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27
Graduation July 29,
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Session 2: August 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, September 2, 7
Graduation September 9,
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
We will be closed temporarily on Thursday, June 10, and Friday, June 11, for construction. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you need a library, both the Martin Luther King Jr. Library and Watha T.
In addition to regular library programs, we have five awesome performers stopping into Northwest One in June. Please come by and check them out. Make sure to give us a call if you are bringing a group!Children's ProgramsMonday June 7 @ 4 p.m.
Planning on participating in Bike to Work Day May 21st? Then why not Bike to Your Library on May 22nd! Join us this Saturday for the Tour de DCPL and explore D.C. through your libraries! The Tour de DCPL is a library-oriented bicycle ride of downtown D.C., stopping at five DC Public Libraries.
Please join us for a library instrument share on Saturday, May 1, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., courtesy of Girls Rock! DC. An instrument share is a way for kids to get their hands on electric + bass guitars, full drum sets, DJ equipment, keyboards and more!