Does your child, ages 2-6 years old, want to learn ballet techniques? Maybe her or his favorite books include Angelina Ballerina?
Published on Wednesday, July 6, 2011
From now until August 19, children and teens may come to the Woodridge Neighborhood Library every Monday through Friday between 1 and 2:45 p.m. for a free nutritrous lunch.
No application is needed, and children and teens 18 years of age and younger do not need to sign up for this lunch opportunity. A typical lunch will include a turkey sandwich on wheat bread, milk, an apple and a salad.
Published on Wednesday, July 6, 2011
For health diagnoses and medical emergencies, your first call should always be to your doctor. But once you have received that diagnosis, or if you are curious about medications or supplements that you are taking, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) has a number of free consumer health databases that provide reliable, accurate, free information.
This hands-on seminar will introduce you to a number of NLM databases, including MedlinePlus, to give you the skills to find trustworthy medical information on the Internet.
Published on Thursday, May 5, 2011
Looking for a good read for your child this summer? Check out the books below.
Published on Tuesday, March 22, 2011
- Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: the Hidden Gallery by Maryrose Wood
- Violet in Bloom by Lauren Myracle
- The Defense of Thaddeus A. Ledbetter by John Gosselink
Published on Wednesday, March 16, 2011
National Nutrition Month® (NNM) is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the American Dietetic Association. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.
NNM also promotes ADA and its members to the public and the media as the most valuable and credible source of timely, scientifically based food and nutrition information. Visit your local library, or search for additional books on health and nutrition using the online catalog.
Published on Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Woodridge Library will be closed Monday, Jan. 31, to have energy-efficient lighting installed. The library will reopen Monday, Feb. 7.
Published on Thursday, January 20, 2011
Once again, AARP will provide income tax assistance at the Woodridge Library.
Individuals must bring their 1099, W-2 and supporting documents. Assistance will be provided on a first-come first-serve basis.
AARP income tax assistance will begin Friday, February 11, and will run to Friday, April 8, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The AARP Tax-Aide program has nearly 32,000 volunteers staffing 8,500 sites across the United States. These IRS-certified volunteers provide free tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older.
Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010
The National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) has launched the National Get Organized Week, October 4 -11.
Check out these organizing tips from 201 Great Ideas for Your Small Business.
Check out books on getting organized from the library:
Published on Saturday, September 18, 2010
The DC Public Library will be celebrating Teen Read Week, October 17-23. We would like to invite all teens ages 13 and up to visit your local library
to enjoy books, recorded books, DVDs, the hottest young adult magazines and playaways.
Each teen will design a book cover of their favorite book from the American Library Association's (ALA) Teen Choice Award list.
Participating teens will enjoy seeing their poster-size artwork displayed in the picture window at Woodridge Library November 1 to 7.
We will celebrate the winners and participants with a Poster Pizza Party on Wednesday October 27 at 6 p.m.