Neighborhood Library

Published on Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Piggybank on stack of booksOn Saturday, September 13, 2014, the Friends of the Tenley-Friendship Heights Library will hold their annual FALL BOOK SALE, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

Please note that the sale will be open to Members Only from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Please come by and purchase from our wide selection of popular fiction and nonfiction selections. Prices are $2 for hardcover and trade paperbacks and $1 for mass market paperbacks and 50 cents for some paperbacks. 

Some items, including “collectible” and “coffee table” books will be marked separately.  

For questions, please call (202) 727-1488.

New weekly Lego Construction Crew is a building frenzy

Published on Monday, September 8, 2014

Lego playThey made houses, gardens, rockets, crazy cars. You name it, they made it.

Last week, nearly two dozen kids helped launch Tenley-Friendship Library's brand-new Lego Construction Crew -- a weekly free-build program held every Wednesday at 4 p.m. 

Come join in the fun! We supply the Legos. You bring your imagination. 

We would like to thank our Friends of the Tenley-Friendship Library for their generous support of this program.

We also welcome donations of Legos that children may not be using anymore.

Caring for Your Senior Pet

Published on Thursday, September 4, 2014

On Monday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Large Conference Room, the Friendship Hospital for Animals Client Education Series continues.old dog

Dr. Lynn Logan and Dr. Becky Bolch will discuss how to care for your pets as they enter into their senior years. They will cover topics ranging from managing mobility to altering lifestyle and diet. Join us for this talk about how to enhance your pet's quality of life as they get older.

Young Prose Book Meetup

Published on Friday, August 29, 2014

book cover artread banned boksJoin the Young Prose Book Meetup on Wednesday, September 24 at 7 p.m. at Kitty O'Sheas DC to discuss 

TEN Book Discussion Group

Published on Friday, August 29, 2014

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Lego Club and Pajama Movie Night Start in September

Published on Monday, August 25, 2014


Published on Tuesday, August 19, 2014

     On Friday, August 29th at 12:30 p.m., Tenley will be hosting an author talk featuring two Finnish authors. Both authors have books recently published in English for young adult readers.

Published on Monday, August 18, 2014

Book cover artJoin Caire Griffin and the Tenley-Friendship Book Discussion Group on Wednesday, August 27 at 2:00 p.m. for an author talk and discussion on Nowhere To Run.

Does My Pet Have Cancer?

Published on Friday, August 8, 2014

cat on an examining tableOn Monday, August 18 at 7 p.m. in the Large Conference Room, we will be joined by Dr. Courtney Mallett. She will discuss signs of cancer in pets as well as options to preserve, lengthen and improve the quality of life for dogs and cats that are afflicted with cancer. She will focus on how the disease can be managed, from diagnosis to determining a treatment option that meets the specific needs of each patient and his/her family.

Free and open to the human public - no pets please!

A talk with Neal Barnard, M.D., renowned nutrition researcher and NYT bestselling author

Published on Monday, July 28, 2014

Dr. Barnard ImageNeal Barnard, M.D., will discuss the connection between nutrition and health on Thursday, August 7 at 7 p.m. in the Large Conference Room.

A Workshop with Susan Lowell

Published on Tuesday, July 22, 2014

book cover artJoin Susan Lowell, tenleytowntaichi.com, on Tuesday, July 29 at 7 p.m. for "The Gentle Art of Verbal Self-Defense: a Workshop" in the Large Conference Room.