Come join the party!
Instructor Roshaunda Jenkins will lead this one-hour fitness and dance workout--all fitness levels welcome!
The class is free and no registration is required.
Dance your way to fitness!
Got an issue with your smartphone, laptop, or eReader? Stop by and let us troubleshoot. Want to download free books, music, movies and magazines to your device or computer? Come let us walk you through it. Have a question about how your digital device works? Let us help you find the answer!
Got an issue with your smartphone, laptop, or eReader? Come let us troubleshoot.
Want to download free books, music, movies and magazines to your device or computer? Come let us walk you through it.
Have a question about how your digital device works? Come let us help you find the answer!
Southwest Neighborhood Library staff will be avaible to answer your questions about your devices and give step-by-step instructions on how to download books, music, and movies from the library's website.
Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
Jessica Spotswood, author of the popular series The Cahill Witch Chronicles, will offer a tutorial entitled "So You Wrote a Novel. Now What?" at Southwest Library to help writers through NaNoWriMo! No registration required. Free.
Are you thinking of starting your own business? Don't know how to begin?
Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center. This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why. Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.
Southwest Book Discussion, 1 p.m., Sat., Feb. 27, 2016
In honor of Black History Month, you are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27, 2016. Copies of this month's title,The Souls of Black Folkby W. E. B. DuBois, are available for checkout at the information desk
Join activist Thelma Jones and a distinguished panel of guest speakers for this informative presentation about breast cancer, a disease that affects one out of eight women. Light refreshments provided. This program is presented as part of DC Reads 2015.
You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion on Saturday, Aug. 29 at 1 p.m.
Copies of the August selection, One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson, are available for checkout at the information desk.
Jazz historian and WPFW radio host Rusty Hassan will moderate
Please join us for this panel discussion featuring Rev. Brian Hamilton, Dick Smith and Najeeullah Rashid as they reminisce about the thriving jazz culture in the Southwest community.
Jazz historian and WPFW radio host Rusty Hassan will moderate.
You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library book discussion on Saturday, July 25 at 1:15 p.m.
Copies of this month's title, Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand, are available for checkout at the information desk.
You are cordially invited to attend the Tuesday morning computer classes at Southwest Library.
Each class covers a different computer related subject. August classes are:
Microsoft Powerpoint (Aug. 4)
Introduction to Personal Computers (Aug. 18)
World Wide Web Basics (Aug. 25)
Please note that class will not be held on Tuesday, Aug. 11.
On Saturday, May 30, Southwest Library held a Summer Reading Kickoff carnival!
The event began with a story from local firefighters, who read CHIEF RHINO TO THE RESCUE! Kids had the opportunity to visit the firetruck up close, learning about fire safety, touching the truck, and spraying the hose.
You are cordially invited to attend a screening of the film Southwest Remembered: A Story of Urban Renewal.
This documentary incorporates interviews, historical photographs, film footage, and an original score to chronicle the radical transformation of the Southwest neighborhood through urban renewal.