Join our Adult Book Club every third Thursday of the month. We have a lively group discussion for an hour and read mostly literary fiction titles.
Members vote on the next book to read each month -- please call the branch for title information at 202-576-7252.
Which is better, the book or the movie? Throw in your two cents at the Book to Film Club.
Contact us at 202-576-7252 or email email@example.com to discover the most recent title.
Popcorn will be provided.
Are you eager to find employment but unsure of how to deal with legal obstacles that lay in your path?
Come in to the Takoma Park Library on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 1 p.m. for a presentation from an attorney specializing in overcoming legal barriers to employment.
Image credit: “Employment services”. Image accessed at www.doleta.gov on 10/14/14.
Come and make your own scarecrow, Saturday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m.
Using handmade templates, we will color our scarecrows and dress them up. Each child will get to go home with his or her own fall creation. Join us this afternoon as we celebrate fall with fun!
All ages welcome.
For more information call us at 202-576-7252.
Candle centerpieces are the essence of fall decorating. They bring unique textures, interesting shapes, seasonal aromas and bright fall leaf colors into your home in autumn. A candle centerpiece is an excellent modern interior decorating item for adding warmth to any room.
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
Join us for our annual Halloween celebration 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30.
We will begin with a ghoulish storytime at 7 p.m. for the younger crowd (birth-5 years old), followed by a costume contest.
The costume judging will begin at 7:30 and the prizes will be awarded at 7:50 p.m.
A craft activity for older children will be provided, as well as refreshments, and of course: BOOKS AND TREATS!
Children will receive a free book of their choice from the Reading is Fundamental program, and something yummy to snack on.
Join us as we celebrate the beginning of fall by collecting leaves and making beautiful collages!
This activity is for all ages with a parent or guardian present.
We will begin at 2 p.m. and continue until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18.
For more information, please call us at 202-576-7252.
From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, the DC Public Library is doing its part to observe National Hispanic Heritage Month, which recognizes the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrates their heritage and culture.
The Oxford English Dictionary, available to you online with your DC Public Library card, is much more than a dictionary. Taking a brief tour will convince you that its claim to be “the definitive record of the English Language” is well-founded.But what do they mean by ‘definitive record’? Let us take an example: shirt (n.).