Southwest
Neighborhood Library

Tax Assistance

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, 1:30 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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Wii Club

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, 4:30 p.m.

Please join us in the Children's Room to play Wii games.  For children ages 6-12. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Graphic Novel Book Club- 'Nimona' by Noelle Stevenson

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, 7 p.m.

Do you love comics, graphic novels, or manga? Come to the Graphic Novel Book Club at Southwest Library! We meet on the fourth Wednesday of every month in the teen space.This month we will be discussing Nimona, a graphic novel adapted from the web comic by Noelle Stevenson. Summary:
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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.

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