Palisades
Neighborhood Library

Published on Monday, June 30, 2014

Picture of Seashells with word poetry Join the Village Book Club, Thursday, July 3 at 1:30 p.m.
Bring your favorite poet or poems to share on a hot summer day.
Write your own poems?
We are a great audience!

Published on Monday, June 23, 2014

The word Thank-you in several languagesTraveling this summer and need to learn a new language? Or, do you need to refresh your memory on a language you haven't used in years? Come and find out how to use the free Language Learning online databases available on the DC Public Library website. Join us at the Palisades Library Sunday, July 6 and Sunday, July 20 at 2 p.m.

Published on Friday, June 20, 2014

Are you ready to improve your life skills by reading self-help books and talking about social and psychological matters that are important to you? If you are one of those people who believe that to feel well and be happy one must develop a degree of self-awareness, and that learning is a lifelong process, you will find Palisades’ new book club quite riveting. Each month, we will read a book about personal psychology and self-improvement. 

The Art of Small Talk

Published on Sunday, June 15, 2014

Purple ButterflyVisit the Children's Room to make your own beautiful painted butterflies out of coffee filters and pipe cleaners!

While you're visiting us, be sure to sign up for Summer Reading! Come back every Sunday this summer for more STEM-related crafts!

Sunday, June 22 from 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Welcome back, Debbie!

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014


A girl in a yoga pose.

The Palisades Library is pleased to welcome back our yoga instructor, Debbie Bennett.

Join us Saturday, June 7 at 2 p.m.

Get ready to learn the benefits of Yoga techniques for both the mind and body.

All participants will be required to sign a liability waiver before participating in the class.

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014

June is Great Outdoors Month.  Are you looking for ideas for new activities or new destinations?  Do you need a new place to vacation?  Palisades Library has book display to spark your imagination, including:

Walking and Orienteering








 Walking and Orienteering

June 1 - August 31

Published on Friday, June 6, 2014

Adult Reading Program 2014 Literary Elements Join the Adult Palisades Library Summer Reading Program of 2014 by using the following link:
http://dclibrary.org/adultsummerreading Get  your first prize just by  signing up for the summer program.

Win prizes for reading
Attend special events
Learn new skills.

This Sunday, June 8 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. learn about how to download magazines with Zinio and music with Freegal.




Published on Sunday, June 1, 2014

CaterpillarClothespin caterpillars are fun to make, and they're useful around the house!

Visit our Children's Room to make your own clothespin caterpillar. Take it home and use it to hang laundry on the line or to seal a bag of chips!

                                               Sunday, June 8 from 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Join us for a Family Singalong!

Published on Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Based on Frank L. Baum's original book The Wizard of Oz, this movie musical takes us on a journey from a farm in Kansas, all the way to Emerald City!

Published on Sunday, May 18, 2014

Memorial Day FlagMemorial Day is a time to remember and honor the men and women of the United States Armed Forces who lost their lives while serving.

Come to the Children's Room and make a patriotic firecracker flag to hang on your porch or by your window all year long!
The drop-in craft is on Sunday, May 25, 2:30 - 4 p.m.
All ages are welcome!

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