Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library

The Shepherd Park (Juanita E. Thornton) Library is currently closed for a makeover and will re-open in early spring 2016. Holds will be routed to the Takoma Park Library at 416 Cedar St. NW while the Shepherd Park Library is closed. Please see the Blog tab of this page for more information.

Holiday Party

We will be having a holiday get together for little ones at the Shepherd Park Library from 4-5 on December 10th.  It will include stories, crafts, and snacks.  On December 10 from 6-8:30pm the Shepherd Park Civic Association will be working with several businesses along Georgia Avenue to host a restaurant and business open house where participants can go and learn about the business and receive specials.  This party is in conjunction with this special event.  Hope to see you there!

Shepherd Park Book Club

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

Black Voices Book Club

The Black Voices Book Club met as scheduled on November 15, 2010, to discuss Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's novel, "Half of a Yellow Sun". Welcome to our newest member, Ms. Monique Diop. Monique was so impressed with what she saw that she immediately decided that she wants to play a more active part in the club. At the request of Barbara Marshall, Monique has volunteered to manage the Club's Facebook. Thanks to Barbara who started the Facebook and has managed it since then.

New Biographies at Shepherd Park Library

BIOGRAPHIES1. An Actor And A Gentleman by Louis Gossett Jr. and Phyllis Karas

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 1:30pm. The title featured for the December 1, 2010 meeting is, Heart & Soul by Maeve Binchy.

Black Voices Book Club

Dear Neighbors, You are invited to join the Black Voices Book Club at the Juanita E. Thornton Shepherd Park Library. The club was started in September 2009 and has since grown both in membership and quality. Diverse, committed, and energetic, the group meets on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 pm on the second floor of the library.

Halloween Movie

IT 'S ALMOST HALLOWEENWe will be showing It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown in place of The Grudge on October 30, 2010 at 12noon, please make plans to join us.

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 1:30pm. The title featured for the November 3rd, 2010 meeting is, Justice Older than the Law: The Life of Dovey Johnson Roundtree by Dovey Johnson Roundtree & Katie McCabe.

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