Southwest
Neighborhood Library

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Pajama Story Time

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, 6 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.  Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, 1 p.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk.
Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the monthly Southwest Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk. 
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Library Tango Practica

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, 2:30 p.m.

Learn and practice the Argentine Tango with Bahman Aryana of Rendezvous Tango. Classes held at the Southwest Neighborhood Library one Saturday a month, usually on the 4th Saturday. On the other weeks, classes are held at the MLK Library. All levels welcome.
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Build-It Studio

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, 3 p.m.

Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us in creative, hands-on fun building projects using everyday materials. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Who is Steven Spielberg?

Oscars Party

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, 3 p.m.

Join us in the Children's Room for an Oscars party! We'll watch fun animated short movies, do a craft, and get pictures taken on the red carpet. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.  
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Please call 202-724-4691 with any questions.

Tax Assistance

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, 2:30 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.  
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Zumba @ Southwest Library

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

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!
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Digital Drop-In

Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 5:30 p.m.

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 library's website.

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