Tenley-Friendship
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Published on Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Overdrive

Are you interested in learning more about eBooks and eAudiobooks available for check-out from the library? At our Overdive training class, Wednesday, September 14, at 7 p.m., you'll learn:

 

  • how to browse, check out, download, and transfer eBooks and eAudiobooks;
  • which eReaders and mobile devices are compatible with our downloadable media collection; and
  • the difference between various digital formats: MP3, WMA, ePub, PDF.

Feel free to bring your laptop, eReader or mobile device for additional hands-on help.

Published on Thursday, August 18, 2011

Register now for Baby Lap Time!

This fall, the Tenley Library is offering a six-week series of Baby Lap Time sessions for children ages birth to 18 months, with their siblings and caregivers. At each week's session, Miss Katie will lead songs, rhymes, bounces, books and other activities to promote early literacy skills.

Identical sessions will be offered on Wednesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. and Thursday mornings at 11 a.m. When you register, please be prepared to choose either the afternoon or the morning session.

For more information, or to sign up, visit the children's desk or call 202-727-1449 during library hours.

Published on Thursday, August 18, 2011

The Fall Story Time schedule at the Tenley-Friendship Library begins on Monday, August 22!

Drop-in Story Times are as follows:

Preschool Story Time (Ages 2 to 5)
Mondays at 4 p.m.

Baby/Toddler Story Time (Ages birth to 36 months)
Tuesdays at 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11 a.m.

Tales for Twos and Threes (Ages 2 and 3)
Fridays at 10 a.m.

Baby/Toddler Lap Time (Ages birth to 24 months)
Fridays at 11 a.m.

Published on Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Overdrive

Are you interested in learning more about eBooks and eAudiobooks available for check-out from the library? At our Overdive training class, Monday, August 15, at 7 p.m., you'll learn:

 

  • how to browse, check out, download, and transfer eBooks and eAudiobooks;
  • which eReaders and mobile devices are compatible with our downloadable media collection; and
  • the difference between various digital formats: MP3, WMA, ePub, PDF.

Feel free to bring your laptop, eReader or mobile device for additional hands-on help.

Published on Saturday, July 30, 2011

Poster for Blue Crush 2 Stunning scenery and surf sequences enliven this 2011 movie in which, haunted by the memory of her deceased mother, Dana leaves Malibu behind and hits the road to South Africa to fulfill her mother's dream of surfing Jeffreys Bay.

Starring Sharni Vinson, Katharina Damm and Elizabeth Mathis.

Rated PG-13 for a fight sequence, brief nudity and a sexual reference.

Published on Thursday, July 28, 2011

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. Since this is a new group, we'll try meeting at local bars/restaurants to get things started.  Our next meeting is Wednesday, August 31, at 7 p.m. at Public Bar, 4615 41st St. N.W

We'll be discussing Devil in the White City by Erik Larson.

RSVP: susan.rosenbaum@dc.gov

Published on Thursday, July 21, 2011

Beach Read GraphicNeed some summer reading selections, for the beach, the trip or enjoyment at home?

New items are arriving every week, so catch a wave and stop by Tenley today for books, music, movies and more!

Published on Friday, July 8, 2011

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.  Since this is a new group, we'll try meeting at local bars to get things started.  Our next meeting is Tuesday, July 26, at 7 p.m. at the Public Bar, 4615 41st St. N.W

We'll be discussing Family by Ian Frazier

RSVP: susan.rosenbaum@dc.gov

Published on Monday, June 13, 2011

Overdrive

Are you interested in learning more about eBooks and eAudiobooks available for check-out from the library? At our Overdive training class, Wednesday, June 22, at 7 p.m. you'll learn:

 

  • how to browse, check out, download, and transfer eBooks and eAudiobooks;
  • which eReaders and mobile devices are compatible with our downloadable media collection; and
  • the difference between various digital formats: MP3, WMA, ePub, PDF.

Feel free to bring your laptop, eReader or mobile device for additional hands-on help.

Published on Tuesday, June 7, 2011

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.  Since this is a new group, we'll try meeting at local bars/restaurants to get things started.  Our next meeting is Monday, June 27, at 7 p.m. at the Public Bar, 4615 41st St. N.W

We'll be discussing Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro.

RSVP: susan.rosenbaum@dc.gov

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