Juanita E. Thornton / Shepherd Park Library

Published on Sunday, November 14, 2010

BIOGRAPHIES

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

Book cover picture of Louis Gossett Jr.

2. The Complete Quincy Jones: My Journey & Passions by Quincy Jones

Published on Saturday, November 13, 2010

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.

Katherine Williams will be presenting.  We have copies available for checkout at the circulation desk. Everyone is welcome!

For more information please call 202-541-6100

Published on Tuesday, November 9, 2010

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.

Published on Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Picture of a pumpkin
IT 'S ALMOST HALLOWEEN

We 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.

It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown by Charles Schulz

Published on Tuesday, October 19, 2010

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.

Black and White Picture of Dovy Johnson Roundtree

Nettie Hailes will be presenting and Natalie Howard will be the hostess for the November meeting.  We have copies available for checkout at the circulation desk. Everyone is welcome!

Published on Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Fiction

1. Playing the Game by Barbara Taylor Bradford

2. The Prostitutes' Ball by Stephen J. Cannell
Book cover of the prostitutes ball

Published on Monday, October 18, 2010

1. Drag Me to Hell, rated PG-13

Published on Wednesday, October 13, 2010
 
Our annual Halloween party will take place on Wednesday, October 27, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. We will have (somewhat) scary stories, activities, and giveaways. 

All ages may attend.  Costumes are optional. 

Please call if you have any questions.

 
 

Published on Tuesday, September 28, 2010

We are delighted to have Donatella Massoli singing Italian lullabies and folk songs as part of the embassy sponsored Euro Kids festival.  There will also be Italian folktales for the very young.  Tuesday, Nov. 2nd at 11am.  For ages 0-3.

Published on Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Come play games, have cake, and recieve free giveaways to celebrate the children who reached their reading goals over the summer.  Anyone who participated in summer reading may attend.  Sept. 29th at 7pm in the activity room. 

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