Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic

The job seekers clinic will be held on Tuesdays from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and on Saturdays by appointment; please call to schedule.

Inner and Outer Peace Through Meditation

Please join us for a three-week course in Jyoti meditation.  During this three-week course, you will learn how to accelerate your spiritual progress and move more confidently to the next level of your spiritual growth.  David Newcomb, a Washington, D.C., resident for more than 40 years, will teach the course and facilitate the meditations.  Newcomb began his meditation practice in 1976, and since 1989 has continued under the tutelage of H.H. Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj.

Movie Night

Movies showing at Shepherd Park LibraryThe Tourist   (PG13)     7/6

You Are Here/One World, Many Stories

Around the World in Film, ChinaSaturday, June 25.  10 a.m.   Ages 12-19.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Saturdays, June 4 and 18 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library. The clinic provides hands-on support for basic online job searching activities: Create an e-mail accountCreate a accountCreate and save a sample job searchStart a résuméWork on an online job applicationAppointments are available; please contact Marilyn Smith at 202-541-6100.

Stress Reduction

Open the door to inner peace; come join us for an afternoon with Gerry Gorman, and discover how meditation will help you find your pathway to peace.Wednesday, June 8, at 7 p.m. at the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library.Please call for more information: 202-541-6100.

National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Sheila Overton, M.D., will present a talk on her book, Before It's Too Late: What Parents Need to Know About Teen Pregnancy and STD Prevention by Overton with Treacy Colbert.This event takes place on Saturday, May 28, at 1 p.m. in Room B, on the second floor of the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library. Overton will have books for purchase, and she will also sign previously purchased copies.

Black Voices Book Club

Dear Neighbors,The long awaited date for the discussion of the exciting and informative novel The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu, is Monday, April 18, at Shepherd Park Library.

Shepherd Park Book Club

We invite you to join us for the Shepard Park Book Club, which meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30 p.m.