Petworth
Neighborhood Library

Book cover for "African-American poetry : an anthology, 1773-1927" edited by Joan R. Sherman.

Game Show Live: BHM Edition

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 4 p.m.

Come out and become the star of your own game show. And if you don't want to be a contestant, feel free to be a part of our live studio audience. All games will be based on Black History and Civil Rights Movement trivia.  

Byte Back - PC Basics

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 5 p.m.

 In PC Basics you will:    Be able to name basic computer parts and functions Practice typing and using a mouse correctly Learn how to use email Search the Internet Create and manage files and folders Understand memory and storage basics Each class runs for 2 hours.  Prior Registration Required. Please call the library at 202-243-1188 for more information.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 7 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
Picture of pom poms

Pom Pom Animals!

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

They're cute, they're fuzzy - they are pom pom animals! Make a new critter to take home and keep in our fun and friendly afternoon program. They are the perfect pocket size friend. All supplies will be provided. For ages 5 and up. 

Byte Back - PC Basics

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, 6 p.m.

 In PC Basics you will:    Be able to name basic computer parts and functions Practice typing and using a mouse correctly Learn how to use email Search the Internet Create and manage files and folders Understand memory and storage basics Each class runs for 2 hours.  Prior Registration Required. Please call the library at 202-243-1188 for more information.
Hands on keyboard

One-On-One Computer Help

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 (All day)

Get personalized computer help. Library staff are available for hour-long sessions to help teach computer skills. We can help with:
Retro Film

Retro Film Matinee

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Come to the library the third Friday of every month as we watch a classic film that received critical and popular acclaim throughout the decades! Bring a friend and join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room. You are welcome to bring a snack to enjoy during the film. Please call 202-243-1188 for more detailed movie information.

Tax Assistance

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, 12 p.m.

From February 1 through April 18, meet with a qualified AARP tax aide at your local library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2015 income tax filing   For more information and to find others sites offering tax assistance please visit dclibrary.org/incometax.  

Tax Assistance

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, 12 p.m.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older.  Through a cadre of trained volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has helped low- to moderate-income individuals for more than 40 years in every state and the District of Columbia. Come and meet with a trained AARP tax aide provider today. Service available from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. A limited number of customers can be seen each day, arriving early is suggested.
Houses

Home Buying 101 Workshop

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, 10 a.m.

Registration for this program is full. Register for our March 19 workshop by emailing PetworthLibrary@dc.gov.

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