Neighborhood Library

'Goodbye for Now' by Laurie Frankel

What if you could stay in touch with the people you love, even after they've passed on?

'Just My Type' by Simon Garfield

What's your type? Do you go for the traditional, classic type -- the kind that looks like it just came from Ancient Greece and Mount Olympus?Or are you more of a new age person, attracted to the strong Germanic type?Maybe you go for the nerdy ones, the ones that look like a computer program.

Meditation for Health, Inner Wealth, and Well-Being

David Newcomb - Instructor

Join us Tuesdays, Oct. 1, 8, and 15, at 7 p.m. with instructor David Newcomb who has been meditating for over 36 years. Mr. Newcomb will demonstrate a simple, time-tested meditation technique and explore how it can positively impact both our professional and personal lives.

Celebrate Your Right To Read: Banned Book Week

"Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information.

'Cairo 678' - A Global Lens 2013 Film

Join us on Tuesday, September, 24 at 6:30 to view the film Cairo 678, in which three Egyptian women from very different backgrounds pull together in uneasy solidarity to combat the sexual harassment that has had an impact on each of their lives.

'Capital Splendor' in Washington D.C.

Local Author - Barbara Glickman

Join us in discovering Capital Splendor in Washington D. C., with discussion and a pictorial walk through the parks and gardens of our nation's capital on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m.

DC Reads

Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.

Please join us on Wed., Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. to discuss Frederick Douglass in Washington, DC: The Lion of Anacostia by John Muller.

Groundbreaking Reads

Join us on Tuesday, Aug. 13 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to celebrate Adult Summer Reading 2013.We will be drawing a name for the winner of a Kindle. Other prizes will be given out and light refreshments will be served.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Join us every Wednesday 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. to get one-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search.Create an email account;Start a resume;Create a account.First-come, first served.

A Book That Shaped Me

The Library of Congress is sponsoring its annual summer writing contest. "A Book That Shaped Me" encourages rising fifth- and sixth-graders to reflect on a book that has made a personal impact on their lives. All DC Public Libraries are participating in this program.