Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

Published on Wednesday, December 28, 2011

"Paradise" by Toni MorrisonI have a huge fear of most Toni Morrison books. 

I fondly remember the first time I ever held one in my hands and relished its rhythmic prose style and ever-changing storyline, and can remember her Song of Solomon keeping me entertained for hours on end. I also remember staying up way past my bedtime (I was still in high school when I discovered it) to finish the novel. 

By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Photo of Bailey the dogPhoto of Bailey the dog listening to stories at the library









By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Friday, December 23, 2011

Photo of Snowball the dog at the libraryPhoto of Snowball the dog listening to a story at the library









From Snowball's Diary: Tuesday December 20, 2011


School’s OUT….!! It’s vacation time. Oh, yeah. I’m doing the happy doggie dance because this means:

By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Photo of Ava the dog looking fashionable at the libraryPhoto of Ava getting a lift from a boy at the library









By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Saturday, December 17, 2011

Photo of Leo the dogPhoto of Leo listening to a story at the library

By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Saturday, December 17, 2011

Photo of Teddy the dogPhoto of Teddy the dog at the library








By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Friday, December 16, 2011

Photo of Happy the dog
Photo of Happy and Teddy Guest Dogs of Honor



By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Friday, December 16, 2011

Photo of Ava the dogPhoto of Ava the dog at the library

Celebrate the Holidays and All Things Winter!

Published on Tuesday, December 13, 2011

SnowmanPlease join us Saturday, December 12, 2-4 p.m. for our annual Winterfest celebration.  We are enjoying the winter holidays with a reading by children's author Laura Krause Melmed, who will read from her holiday picture books.  We will also have a reading of How the Grinch Stole Christmas by our children's librarian, Miss Julie, and we'll make edible marshmallow snowmen. 

By Miss Julie (Interpreter for Dogs)

Published on Thursday, December 8, 2011

Photo of Ella the dogPhoto of Ella the dog sharing a story with a little girl









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