Did you know that there are almost 22 millionmiltary veterans living in the United States today? That's a lot!
Veterans Day, which is held every year on Nov. 11, is a special day during which people remember and honor people who served in the armed forces, like the Navy or the Air Force.
Join Rosedale's Reel Reading Book Club! Kids read a book and then on the last Tuesday of each month they watch the movie that the book inspired, or the movie that inspired the book. Kids can enjoy a brief group discussion as well!
Hey, teens! Are you interested in forensics? Do you like bones and learning about history?If so, join us at Rosedale Library on Tuesday, July 8 at 1:30 p.m., where teens will get to do an interactive workshop and examine a set of bones and other evidence to determine the identity of an unknown person. You'll get to learn from educators from the National Museum of Health and Medicine, whose backgrounds are in army medical research.
Meet Dominique Paris of the Sexual Minority Youth Assistance League (SMYAL), who will be facilitating teen peer education workshops about relationships and sex this summer on Tuesday, July 15 from 3 to 4 p.m.
As most of you know, Superman is celebrating his 75th anniversary this year. To help commemorate this impressive milestone, we planned for the teens and children to create their own superman cape, and watch the movie, “Superman returns” in celebration of the anniversary.
Come see Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C."
We are excited about our continuing partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill.Our next Reading Series event is Thursday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at Southeast Library with Garrett Peck.
Sign up for summer reading and have some fun at Rosedale!
On Monday, June 30, Rosedale will be throwing a summer reading kick-off party! Beginning at 1 pm, people of all ages can come and enjoy games and sign up for summer reading. There will be a special sign-up station provided for people wanting to sign up for summer reading, along with several exciting programs during the afternoon!