Neighborhood Library

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.

Four Nationals Players Swing by Four Neighborhood Libraries

Published on Monday, July 21, 2014
Four members of the Washington Nationals team took a break from the diamond last Saturday, July 19 to visit four neighborhood libraries.
The Anacostia, Deanwood, Mount Pleasant, and Tenley-Friendship Libraries hosted ballplayers Denard Span, Drew Storen, and Scott Hairston along with manager Matt Williams for an afternoon or fun and reading. Each Nationals member read one of their favorite baseball-themed stories to a crowd of excited youngsters and parents, then took some time to answer a few questions about reading and life in the big leagues. Check out a few pictures from the events below:

Meet Washington Nationals Manager

Published on Monday, July 14, 2014
Matt Williams

Are you a kid who loves baseball?  

On Saturday, July 19 at 11:00 a.m., swing by the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for the chance to meet Washington Nationals' very own Matt Williams! 

With Susan Lowell of Tenleytown T'ai Chi

Published on Wednesday, July 9, 2014

T'ai Chi PhotoJoin Susan Lowell, every third Wednesday of the month (July-Nov.) at 7:15 p.m., from tenleytowntaichi.com.

Canine Behavior, Training and Enrichment

Published on Monday, July 7, 2014

Join us in the Large Conference Room on Monday, July 21 at 7 p.m. for our next talk. Dr. Gallagher will present a lecture on how to be your dog's best friend. From getting started early with proper training techniques, to engaging in activities that will challenge them both physically and mentally - come learn how to give your dog an enriched and happy life!puppy looking at a treat
Free and open to the human public - no pets please!

Young Prose Book Meetup

Published on Wednesday, July 2, 2014

book cover artJoin the Young Prose Book Meetup on Wednesday, July 30 at 7 p.m. at Kitty O'Sheas DC to discuss The Secret History

Cover Letter Workshop

Published on Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Nearly every job application requires a cover letter, but do you know how to make yours stand out from the crowd?

TEN Book Discussion Group

Published on Tuesday, July 1, 2014

book coverJoin the Tenley-Friendship Book Discussion Group on Wednesday, July 30 at 2 p.m. in the Medium Conference Room and discuss The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark.