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Teen Author Panel

Come meet popular teen authors Kat Spears (Sway), Robin Talley (Lies We Tell Ourselves), Gareth Hinds (

¡D.C. Cooks Ahorita!

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month please join us for a cooking demonstration featuring local cook, author and storyteller


Hey Tweens & Teens! Join the Woodridge Staff in a contest where you can be as creative as you like and meet new friends. Learn how to make a fabulous SPOOKY pumpkin with an opportunity to prizes and more.   Ages 10-19.

Teen Movie Night @ Deanwood

Like, OMG! The Deanwood Neighborhood Library will be hosting a Totally 80's Teen Movie Night! Every Tuesday and Thursday, we will be showing some classic 80's movies in our branch! It will be FREE to all teens and there will be popcorn!
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Homework Help for Teens Orientation

Need to write a blockbuster research paper?  Want to impress your teachers? Attend this 1/2 hour orientation and learn how to use the library’s resources from just about anywhere and get your homework done. Session 1:  3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.   Session 2:  4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Prizes!  Free Food! Join us at Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library in our Afterschool Lounge. 

After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment and community.
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Movie Night

Join us for a film in the first floor auditorium. Light refreshments will be provided. 
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A Conversation with Authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely

Join authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely as they discuss All American Boys, their powerful new young adult book about police brutality.    

Teen Gaming

Had a rough week at school? Take an hour to socialize and unwind with Wii games and board games. This program is for kids and teens 9-15.  Please call 202-727-0232 with any questions.