Neighborhood Library

Wednesday, Jan. 22

Published on Wednesday, January 22, 2014

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Published on Tuesday, January 21, 2014

DC Public Library is closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.

A day of inspired creativity for the Rosedale community

Published on Tuesday, January 14, 2014

As December drew to a close, Kuumba Kwanzaa Day was a rousing success! "Kuumba" is celebrated on Dec. 31 and it is the sixth of the seven principles of Kwanzaa, an African-American celebration of family, community and African-based culture founded in the 1960s by Dr. Maulena Karenga.

Learn - Apply - Enroll

Published on Sunday, January 12, 2014

My School DC LogoWhich school will your child call My School?

For this coming school year (2014-15), DC Public Schools (DCPS) and participating public charter schools have a common application and lottery. Visit to find everything you need to learn and apply, or come to one of the information sessions listed below. The application closes Feb. 3 for grades 9-12 and March 3 for grades PK3-8.

Please call the My School DC Hotline at (202) 888-6336 or email for additional information.

Published on Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Through the Looking GlassLewis Carroll, born Charles Dodgson, is best known for The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland and 

Published on Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Many Adventures of Winnie the PoohWinnie the Pooh is one of the most popular children's characters in the world. On Jan. 18, his creator, A.A. Milne, would have been 132. To celebrate his birthday, Rosedale is having a special Winnie the Pooh day, with a movie, crafts, and some crafts to take home.

Jingle all the way to Rosedale Library on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.!

Published on Thursday, December 19, 2013

pjbearsmallJump into your jammies and join us as we jingle on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. for an evening of holiday stories, carols, and movement prior to bedtime.

Bedtime Story Carols is engaging program for children ages birth through 7 years. We will meet in the Children's Picture Book area.

Children must be accompanied by a chaperone (age 14+) and have the option of wearing comfy pajamas and bringing their favorite bedtime buddy to partake in the fun!

Published on Friday, December 13, 2013

During the first two weeks of December, Rosedale added many great children's books to its collection!

Below are just a few of the new books.

Board BooksMy School Day Cover

TAG!!! You're IT

Published on Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Teens in silhouette


What is TAG?
Teen Advisory Group (TAG) are youth that plan creative library programs and make a difference in the community.
Why should I join?

Published on Monday, December 2, 2013

Holiday Buttons


The Rosedale Library is closed Sat. Aug. 9.