Neighborhood Library

Mummies Unwrapped

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Ever wondered what makes a mummy a mummy? It's more than just the bandages you know! Join us for afternoon of intrigue and knowledge as we unwrap all that makes mummies so mysterious. We'll watch a movie and partake in a related craft - it's sure to be an extraordinary time. For ages 6 and older.

Yoga at Your Library

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 11 a.m.

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist.No experience is required. The class is free.You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one, yoga mats are available for use during the class.

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 10 a.m.

Join us for songs, stories, finger plays and rhymes.This story time is for ages birth to 2 years. Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a story time for your group.

Jobseekers Drop-in Clinic

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 1:30 p.m.

Drop in for one-on-one support with basic online job search activities:Create an email accountStart, revise, save, and upload a resumeSave a

Tween Origami Club

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 4 p.m.

Tweens, join us for a weekly Origami craft on Wednesdays in June where you’ll learn the basics of this Japanese tradition and make your own creations to take home.  

Petworth Anime Club

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 4 p.m.

The P.E.T. Clique Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese animation. Films are shown in Japanese with English subtitles and include classics as well as new releases.  Come check out the latest anime shows and anime/manga magazines or come and share your own fan fiction (writing) and fan art (drawing).  

Petworth Anime Club

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 4 p.m.

The Petworth Anime Club gives teens a place to gather, watch and talk about Japanese animation.

DC Reads Book Discussion

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

Join us at the Petworth Library as we discuss The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bearsthe 2014 DC Reads selection.

Make It - Take It Halloween Costumes

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

What do you do if it's almost Halloween and you don't have a thing to wear? Why you come to the library of course!In our workshop, you can make a great costume and take it home to wear the next day. All that's needed is a little bit of creativity and a whole lot of Halloween fun.

Happy Halloween!

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, 4 p.m.

Trick or treat!Join us for our annual Halloween party.We will enjoy spooky stories, dance the monster mash, and trick or treat in the library.This program is for all ages.