Neighborhood Library


Digital Drop-in

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

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.
Joy of Motion

Joy of Motion Dance Classes for Adults

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7 p.m.

In celebration of April’s Jazz Appreciation Month, Joy of Motion Dance Center will lead dance instruction on jazz dance for adults. Hailed “the area’s most comprehensive dance institution” by The Washington Post, Joy of Motion Dance Center is dedicated to providing unparalleled learning and performance opportunities that reinforce the principle that Dance is for Everyone. Come learn a new step - or two!  
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Yoga for Adults and Teens

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7 p.m.

All fitness levels welcome for this free yoga program, with Yoga Activist instructor Carrie Hsieh. Mats are provided, or you can bring your own.
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Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for books, songs, rhymes, and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together. An easy craft activity follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 2-5 and their caregivers. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
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Tax Assistance

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 1:30 p.m.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older. Through a cadre of trained volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has helped low- to moderate-income individuals for more than 40 years in every state and the District of Columbia. Come and meet with a trained AARP tax aide provider today. Service available from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Lego Club

Lego Club

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

Children ages 6-12 are invited to create, build, and play using LEGO bricks. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please call 202-724-4691 with questions.
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Zumba at Southwest

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Come join the party! Instructor Roshaunda Jenkins will lead this one-hour fitness and dance class--all fitness levels welcome!
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Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and baby bounces as we work together to develop early literacy skills while having fun. Designed for children ages birth to 2 years and their caregivers. Please call 202-724-4691 with any questions.
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Keep it Live with Exercise: Fitness Workshops with Deborah Atkins

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 6 p.m.

Let Southwest Library help you keep your New Year's resolutions! Certified fitness instructor Deborah Atkins will hold a multi-week workshop series on keeping physically fit at all ages. Over several months, she will teach people how to design a low-cost fitness program designed to address total body conditioning, covering aerobics, strength, and flexibility. Week 1 (Jan. 13) Designing Your Own Fitness Program Week 2 (Jan. 20) Fitness for Seniors and Older Adults Over 50 Week 3 (Feb. 17) Fitness and Nutrition Week 4 (Feb. 24)