Back to School

MySchool DC Lottery Information Sessions

A representitive from MySchool DC will be on location to help guide parents and teens through the school lottery process.  From 4-7 pm.  

Educator's Open House

Educator's Open House is a chance for local educators to find out what the public library can do for them! We will discuss educator's cards, class visits, curriculum tie-ins, and the variety of library services available. Refreshments and door prizes will be provided.

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Back to School Party at Whole Foods Market

The library is joining the Whole Foods Market in Georgetown (2323 Wisconsin Ave. NW) for a back-to-school celebration featuring healthy eating demonstrations, tasty samples, a raffle and more.Drop by the store to enjoy the festivities and sign up for a library card, check out materials, and learn more about library programs!

Firefighters to the Rescue!

Join us at the library during Fire Prevention Week, and learn what to do in an emergency!

Educator Open House

Teachers, homeschool educators, and school librarians lend us your ears! Make the most of the upcoming academic year by joining for an open house to learn more about:Educational databasesEducator cards Class visitsAnd more.     There will be door prizes and light refreshments served. RSVP by Sept.

Language Learning Online: How to Learn a New Language for Free

Want to learn Spanish? Chinese? French? What about other languages? The DC Public Library offers great free electronic resources to help you achieve your goals!All you need is a library card.

Change in Education

The public education in D.C. has been transformed. Are D.C. schools getting better? View a movie about the lottery system that goes on within the United States schools, on Monday, September 8 at 7 p.m.

Educators' Evening

The Lamond Riggs Neighborhood Library Staff has prepared a special evening for demonstrating how the DC Public Library can assist the DC Public Schools.Librarians invite parents, caregivers, and teachers to meet the library staff - your partners in literacy.  We will help you to get familiar with your neighborhood library.

Back to School Family Story Time

Are you ready to head back to the classroom?  Or maybe you are preparing for your first day of school!  Join us as we read back-to-school stories and sing songs to celebrate how fun it is to go back to school!  If you have any questions, please contact the Children's Room at 202-671-3125.