Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

Kurosawa Centennial

A Selection of Films

Japanese cinema meets Hollywood!  In honor of Akira Kurosawa's 100th birthday, Northwest One Library is screening an original film by the acclaimed Japanese filmmaker and two American film adaptations.

Tony's Mystery Pick

Edgar Allan Poe Investigates Murder Most Foul at West Point

Recommended for fans of: Literary Thrillers, Historical Mysteries, Edgar Allan Poe, Unreliable Narrators

Songs For St. Patrick's Day

A Library Concert

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a concert at Northwest One! Ms. Nancy will sing traditional Irish songs with the help of her guitar and maybe even some spoons. Bring your dancing shoes--if there is time we will all learn how to dance an Irish jig. The concert starts at 11:30 a.m. on St. Patrick's Day, Wednesday March 17. All ages are welcome. Don't forget to wear green!

D. Brown's Book Pick

"Even the Stars Look Lonesome"

Tony's Mystery Pick

Murder Most Foul During the London Blitz

Recommended for fans of: British Mysteries, Offbeat Protagonists

Celebrate African-American Authors

Black History Month Staff Picks

Black History Month is in full swing here at Northwest One Library. Check out the circulation desk book display for our favorite works by black authors. Try to figure out who picked what! Here is a taste of what you will see:

Young Men's Book Club

"The Getaway Man" by Andrew Vachss

Teen Book Club sign up is now available.

Open House!

Come meet the newest member of the D.C. Public Library system at our all-day Open House! We'll have story time, face painting, cupcake decorating, button-making, a quick lesson on how to upload your videos to YouTube, demonstrations for parents and teachers of the free Tutor.com homework help system, and a special lecture for seniors on improving mental health!

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