Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library

Family Story Time

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 11 a.m.

Bring mom and dad and join us on Saturday mornings for a fun family story time.Children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers are welcome.For questions, please contact the Shepherd Park children's librarian at 202-541-6025.    

NaNoWriMo Novel Planning

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 2:30 p.m.

November is National Novel Writing Month. Planning on writing a novel? Take advantage of this opportunity to plan and organize your thoughts and ideas before you sit down to begin writing your story.

How to be a Viking

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 3:30 p.m.

Celebrate Denmark at the library, and learn how to be a Viking with fun, kid-friendly, hands-on activities.Best for ages 5-12.For more information, call 202-541-6100.

Sunday Shorts

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, 3 p.m.

A themed collection of short films from all genres, showing a wide variety of directors, languages, culture, viewpoints and stories. Each showing's films will focus on a theme. Sept. 28: Love Oct. 12: Childhood Oct. 26: Horror

Teen Night

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, 5 p.m.

Join us every Monday evening for Teen Night!Every other week will be fun with video and board games. The rest of the time we'll be doing a variety of activities like watching movies, duct tape crafts, homework help, and more!

Baby/Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 11 a.m.

Music, movement, rhythm activities, rhymes and stories every Tuesday morning. Best for children ages birth to 3 years and their caregivers.  

Downloadable Media Walk-In Clinic

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 6 p.m.

Come into the library and learn how to download ebooks and electronic audiobooks from our website.Bring your own e-Reader for hands-on instruction.For more information, call 202-541-6100.

Drop-In Job Seekers Clinic

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 11 a.m.

One-on-one assistance for creating and editing resumes, setting up email accounts, searching job databases, filling out online applications and more.First come, first served!The clinic is 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Job Seekers Drop In Clinic

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 11 a.m.

The Job Seekers Clinic at Shepherd Park Library meets on Wednesdays, once a week, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Scary Stories in the Dark

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Grab your flashlights and gather round the library "campfire" for ghost stories in the dark. Best for fans of scary stories, ages 8-14. (Upstairs meeting room)