Neighborhood Library

10 a.m.-12 noon

Published on Thursday, May 15, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend the Tuesday morning computer classes at the Southwest Library.  Classes start at 10 a.m. and conclude at 12 noon.  June sessions include PC Basics (June 3), Introduction to the World Wide Web (June 10), and The DC Public Library Website (June 24).  Please note that class is not scheduled for June 17.
PC Basics

Published on Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Wellness Weeks at Southwest Library continue on Saturday, June 14 at 2 p.m. with a discussion with local activist and breast cancer survivor Thelma Jones. There will be a question-and-answer session following the talk.

Thelma Jones is a trained Community Navigator with Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, and is an advocate and certified Breast Health Educator for the American Cancer Society.
Breast Cancer book

Published on Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Andrew Davis, a fitness instructor from an area gym, will lead an exercise class that is sure to get your heart pumping and muscles moving.  Please join us on Saturday, June 7.  The fun starts at 12:30 p.m. All levels of fitness are welcome.  
This program is for customers age 18 and older.


Published on Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Who couldn't use a massage? In addition to feeling good, massage has many health benefits. Come to Southwest Library on Saturday, June 7 at 1 p.m. to learn more about the practice and its benefits and how to become a massage therapist--and best of all, receive a seated massage!
massage book

A Talk on Childhood Obesity

Published on Thursday, May 8, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend this presentation at 7:30 p.m. on Mon. June 16 by medical writer and physician Susan Okie focusing on the causes of childhood obesity. 
Fed Up! by Susan Okie, M.D.

Published on Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Cosushime Join Us and learn how to make candy sushi with your favorite candy!!   We will have all the great treats.  Don't miss out!

When: Thursday, May 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Published on Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Ice creamIce Cream!!!!!!

Come join us at Southwest Library and make your own delicious ice cream treat!

When: May 15, 2014

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Published on Friday, April 25, 2014

Forgetful book

Experience the peace, calm and joy you are seeking

Published on Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Karin Silverman

Popular books like Overwhelmed are a testament to our hectic lives; in this fast-paced environment, it is important to know how to step back and calm the mind.

Karin Silverman has been meditating for 40 years and has been giving workshops on the benefits of this practice -- join us on Wednesday, May 7 at 7 p.m. to learn how to incorporate meditation into your daily routine!

Southwest Library book discussion on May 31

Published on Monday, April 21, 2014

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 31. 

The Guernsey Literaary and Potato Peel Pie Society by M. Shaffer and A. BarrowsThis month's pick is of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the information desk.