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Published on Tuesday, October 11, 2011

October is College Awareness Month in D.C., so head over to the library to learn about schools, majors, financial aid and more!

This year's DC College Fair is October 18 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Mt. Vernon Square -- just down the road from Northwest One Library. So before you head to the college fair, come do some research, and find out what schools you want to learn more about. 

Check out these books:
Getting Financial Aid: 2012
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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!