Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Ladies Night book club will discuss Vanessa Miller's Yesterday's Promise on Thursday, September 29, at 6:30 p.m.

Published on Saturday, September 10, 2011

Image of Child Standing on BooksSeptember 24 to October 1 is Banned Books Week at public and school libraries around the country. Celebrate your freedom to read and pick up a challenged or banned book!

Ever wonder why books are challenged? These are the top reasons listed for 2010: homosexuality, religious viewpoint, unsuited to age group, offensive language, inaccurate, sex education, sexually explicit, violence, insensitivity, drugs, sexism, racism and political viewpoint.

Published on Friday, August 26, 2011

The library is open today.

Published on Wednesday, August 24, 2011

The library is closed today.

Published on Friday, August 12, 2011

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Take a break from the August heat, and join us for tie-dye fun in support of local animal shelters. We will take plain white bandanas and turn them into beautiful accessories for area dogs and cats waiting to find their forever homes!

Stop by Northwest One Library on Thursday, August 25, at 3:30 p.m. to join in the fun.

All ages.

Published on Friday, June 10, 2011

Image of Woman on Phone with Credit CardNorthwest One Library is excited once again to partner up with our neighbors, the North Capitol Collaborative, in hosting a series of financial literacy workshops for teens.  The next session begins on July 26. These classes are for youth ages 16-21 residing in Sursum Corda, Tyler House, Turn Key, Golden Rule, Sibley Plaza or surrounding areas in Ward 6 only.

Published on Thursday, May 26, 2011

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Published on Tuesday, May 24, 2011

All DC Public Libraries are closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.

Check out these books from the library to learn more about the history and celebration of this 40-year-old holiday.

Published on Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Image of BicycleWant to learn how to change a bike tire? Need to figure out what that weird noise is? Ride on over to Northwest One Library on Saturday, May 14, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for free bicycle repair.

Mechanics from Mt. Rainier Bike Co-op will volunteer their skills and time to get you ready for spring time rides. The volunteers will set up shop right outside Northwest One on L Street.

Come by early - there was a wait for repair last year!

Published on Tuesday, April 12, 2011

The teens and kids at Northwest One had a great time writing haiku book reviews and snacking on home-made candy sushi last Tuesday. Here are our reviews:

Greg is so funny
Has to go to middle school
Bullied every day.
    --Nicole H. reading Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney 

I like reading books
Black and White is a good book
It’s interesting.  
    --Malik C. reading Black and White by Paul Volponi

My favorite book
Diary of a Wimpy
Kid..and all of them!   
    --Jayna H. reading Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney

Greg hates school dances
Every summer is the worst!
Rowley loves to play.
    --Kierra A. reading Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney

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