Neighborhood Library

'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.

Yoga and Meditation

Join us on Saturday, Aug. 3 and Saturday, Sept. 7 at 2 p.m. for Yoga and Meditation with Debbie Bennett.

Children Celebrate Folk!

Did you know that the Smithsonian Folklife Festival begins on June 26? This free festival, held every summer on the National Mall, celebrates several U.S. and foreign cultures each year with music, crafts, food and demonstrations of practical skills.

Travel Guides

"I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list." - Susan SontagCome and check out our new travel guides at the Palisades Library.

Meditation for Healthy Living

Join us on Thursday, June 6 and June 13 at 7 p.m. for Meditation with Karin Silverman