Join us for a fun, interactive story time that encourages early language and literacy skills through stories, songs, and rhymes.Wonderful Ones & Twos is for children that are walking up to and including age two.You must register each week for this program.
Interested in manga, anime and everything Japanese?
Join us at Tenley Library on the first Thursday of every month for a celebration of all things otaku. Read manga, watch anime, and have fun!
Light refreshments will be served.
Nov. 6: End of Naruto / Shonen Fun
Dec. 11: Pokemon Party
Jan. 8: Japanese Holidays
Feb. 5: Multicultural Comic Book Characters
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Get involved at the library with the Teen Advisory Board
Come learn about the new Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at the Tenley-Friendship Library.TAB is a chance not only to participate in library programs, but also to decide what they are and plan them. Two informational and planning meetings will be held on Jan. 16 and Jan. 30 at 5:30 p.m. Pizza will be served.TAB is open to teens and preteens in grades 7 to 12 and volunteer hours are available.
Michael O'Hara (Orson Welles), after a chance meeting with Rosalie Bannister (Rita Hayworth) in New York, agrees to become a crewman on her husband Arthur Bannister’s yacht bound for San Francisco. En route they pick up Bannister’s law partner, George Grisby.
So you got an e-reader and are reading more than ever? Are you also spending a fortune on books to feed your new habit? Then we want to help you! Did you know that the library offers e-books and audio books for checkout?We know that downloading library e-books and audiobooks can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us. That is why we offer personalized assistance on a drop-in basis.
Are you new to graphic novels? Did you know that DCPL has great collection? If you are interested in trying out the medium, here are few a suggestions.If you liked the DC Reads book Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi, you should try Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi, both books are personal narratives set in Iran during the time around the Iranian Revolution, but while Reading Lolita deals with the author's adult life, Persepolis focuses on the author’s childhood and coming of age.
Did you get an iPhone 5 for Christmas? A Kindle Fire for Hanukah? A new laptop for Kwanzaa?Come find out how to access e-books and free music from the DC Public Library on Thursday, Jan. 3 at 3 p.m. in the Large Conference Room.
Are you a D.C. young professional between 21 and 35? Do you like discussing books and drinking beer — preferably at the same time?Come to the Young Prose Book Group, a casual and friendly gathering sponsored by the DC Public Library that meets the last week of each month. Our next meeting is Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 7 p.m. at Public Bar, 4615 41st St. NW