Neighborhood Library

Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Story time fun for the entire family, this 30-40 minute story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their caregivers are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.   
Book cover of "Still Standing"

Still Standing with Gerald Anderson

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, 1 p.m.

Hear the inspiring story of a man whose life changed for the better when Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans. Gerald Anderson was an ex-con who found the courage to rescue people from the ravages of the storm. Meet the author in person at the event.
All the President's Men Film Poster

Golden Sunday Movie at Tenley

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, 2 p.m.

Please join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Golden Sunday Movie presentation of the film based on Woodward and Bernstein’s All the President’s Men.

Afterschool Lounge

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

Need a place to sit and chat with friends, play games, or just chill? Come to the Afterschool Lounge on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and use the library's large conference room as a group study room, game space, lounge and snack area. Board and card games are available. Food and drinks are welcome.  Crafts, trivia tournaments, video games, and other activities will be available on a rotating basis. Ages 11-19. 
Photo of Noah Getz

Saxophone Quartet Celebration

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Join the American University Saxophone Quartet and the Florio Saxophone Quartet for a celebration of music for the saxophone. The concert will feature quartets with many musical influences including classical works, jazz, and tangos. Dr. Noah Getz, a saxophone instructor with the applied music program at American University, will lead the event.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-30 minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities that are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 30 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis. 
Happy Tails

Happy Tails Story Time

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for a fun story time with adorable DOGS!   We kick off this story time with a book, some songs and then it is your turn. Bring your own book, make up a story, or grab a book here in the library to read to a lovable doggie! Many thanks to the volunteers with People Animals Love (PAL) for bringing in their pets.