“The whole world was this symphony, and there was not enough of her to listen.”
Come join the Takoma Park Book to Film club for some classic fiction and film. This month’s selection is The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers.
There is no shortage of ways to find a good book to read in the Takoma Park neighborhood. You can visit your local branch of the DC Public Library, where there are books for check out and donated books for purchase, and you can also pop by one of the many Little Free Libraries that have sprung up in the area.
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.