Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
Neighborhood Library

Baby and Toddler Lap Time

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, 11 a.m.

Early literacy program for ages birth to 2 years.This is a ticketed, first-come, first-served program.

Family Story Time

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for an all-ages story time. 

Lego Club

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, 11 a.m.

Open Lego Duplo block play time for children ages 2 to 5 years and their caregivers. 

Foster Care Info Session

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, 2 p.m.

Do you want to make a difference in a child’s life? Foster parents provide a safe, nurturing home for children or teens temporarily separated from their families through no fault of their own.  If you are interested in becoming a foster/resource parent, please  come to one of these special info sessions taking place at DC Public Libraries. 

Family Chinese Conversation Corner

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, 3 p.m.

Are you learning Chinese in school or speak it with family at home? Practice your Chinese, meet other Chinese speaking families, and make new friends at our Chinese Conversation Corner for children and their families. Participants should know some Chinese already and are encouraged to use Chinese exclusively during conversations. We will meet in the Children's Area.  你在学校学汉语或者在家与家人说汉语吗? 请到我们的孩子和家庭汉语角, 练习汉语或认识其他的汉语家庭. 地点:我们的儿童读物区.

Shaw Knitting Circle

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, 3 p.m.

Join us on Sunday afternoons from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. for a knitting (and crochet!) circle.All experience levels welcome, and we will offer introductory instruction to beginners.In-house training materials will be provided, but please bring needles and yarn for your own take-home projects.

Clinica Legal para Solicitantes de Empleo

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 11 a.m.

¿Es usted un solicitante de empleo o un empleado recientemente contratado? ¿Está teniendo dificultades para conseguir o mantener un trabajo?

Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 11 a.m.

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee?  Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job?   Come to one of these Jobseeker Clinics and meet with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve. You can get information about issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving back child support arrearages, wage theft, and other issues. 

Job Seekers

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 11 a.m.

Need help with your job search?Stop by for personalized help with:Creating an email accountPreparing a resumeFilling out online job applicationsMondays until 12 p.m.


Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, 4 p.m.

Arts and crafts activities for ages 7 and older.