Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

Nika Solce and her Slovenian puppets

About the Fox and Other Forest Animals

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, 2:30 p.m.

Takoma Park Library is glad to host Nika Solce and her Slovenian puppets for "About the Fox and Other Forest Animals" as part of the Kids Euro Festival.   Appropriate for ages 2 and older.

English/Spanish Conversation Hour

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, 7 p.m.

Join English and Spanish speakers every first and third Tuesday of the month for a half-hour of conversation in Spanish followed by a half-hour of conversation in English.

Clinica Legal para Solicitantes de Empleo

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 1 p.m.

¿Es usted un solicitante de empleo o un empleado recientemente contratado? ¿Está teniendo dificultades para conseguir o mantener un trabajo?

Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 1 p.m.

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee?  Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job?   Come to one of these Jobseeker Clinics and meet with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve. You can get information about issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving back child support arrearages, wage theft, and other issues.

Job Seekers Clinic

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 1 p.m.

This is a monthly workshop focused on helping job seekers.Each month will feature different topics, such as resume clinics, online job searching, using social media in job searching, and other topics by special guest speakers.Check our monthly calendar at the branch or call 202-576-7252 for more details.

Wordless Book Preschool/Kindergarten Story Time

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 2:45 p.m.

Join us for an interactive Story Time that includes songs, rhymes and wordless picture books.
"The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears" by Dinaw Mengetsu

'The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears' Presentation and Discussion

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, 7 p.m.

To celebrate and explore this year's DC Reads selection, The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu, The Takoma Park Neighborhood Library is hosting a presentation and discussion on the Washington, D.C.-set novel, along with some samples of Ethiopian food kindly donated by the Nile Market and Kitchen and the Friends of the Takoma Park Library! 

Parent-Child Book Club

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 (All day)

Join us for a book discussion, reader's theater and other activities for children in grades 2-5 and their parents the first Thursday of the month.
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Continuing Education Club

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, 1 p.m.

Do you enjoy learning in a relaxed group environment?   Come to the Continuing Education Club where we’ll support each other through free online professor-led courses, accessible with your DC Public Library card.