Have an Overdrive issue with your smartphone, laptop, or eReader? Come to the library 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? Come let us help you find the answer!
Southwest Neighborhood Library staff will be answer your questions about your devices and give step-by-step instructions on how to download books, music, and movies from the
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.
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.
You are cordially invited to attend the monthly Southwest Book Discussion, 1:30 p.m.. Sat., Feb. 27. Copies of this month's title, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois, are available at the information desk.
In honor of Black History Month, acclaimed author and historian C. R. Gibbs will present his lecture "The Underground Railroad in the District of Columbia" highlighting the hiding spaces and trapdoors, the conductors and stations of the "Liberty Line" which ran through Washington, DC. You are cordially invited to attend this fascinating presentation at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2016
In honor of Dr. King's birthday, the DC Library's Birmingham Jail Players will read works by leaders, writers and activists who were inspired by Dr. King. Please join us at the Southwest Library on Tuesday, January 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Light refreshments will be served.
You are cordially invited to attend the Tuesday morning computer classes at the Southwest Library. Classes start at 10 a.m. and end at noon. The December sessions include Microsoft Excel (December 1), Microsoft PowerPoint (December 8), Introduction to Personal Computers (December 15) and Internet Basics (December 29). Please note that class will not be held on December 22.
You are cordially invited to attend the monthly Southwest Book Discussion on Sat., December 19 at 1:30 p.m. Copies of the December selection, Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer, are available for checkout at the Southwest Library information desk.
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.