Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

Celebrating Women's History Month with Movies and Documentaries

Screenings every Thursday in March at 6 p.m.

St. Patrick's Day Bingo

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Washington Highlands Interim Library. Play a game of Bingo -- it's a board filled with fun and prizes.March 17, from 4 to 5 p.m.For all ages.

Read-In Events

DC Read-In, March 10, 2012, Washington Highlands Interim Library AdultsLiterary Scavenger Hunt10 a.m. -- 2 p.m.TeensBook Display Including: Mysteries. Love Stories, Science Fiction and Graphic NovelsAll DayChildrenPoetry Slam Reading, Children will take turns reading, writing, and reciting poetry aloud from poetry books2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Ages 5-12 yearsRefreshments Provided

Bookmark Creations

Get ready for DC Read-In on March 10, the library's city-wide celebration of reading. Reading is so much fun when you get the right book or have the right person with whom to read.Children of all ages can join us here at Washington Highlands Friday, March 9, at 4 p.m. to create their own bookmark. We'll provide markers, colored pencils and colorful paper.

Celebrate Women's History Month

Who Said It?: Guess the Source of the Quotes

Who Said This?Libraries allow children to ask questions about the world and find the answers. And the wonderful thing is that once a child learns to use a library, the doors to learning are always open.Barbara Bush or Laura Bush?Join the teens' game of "Who Said What" March 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

High Noon Book Club

"The Color of Water"

The Washington Highlands Interim Library's High Noon Book Club willmeet March 5, 2012 at 12 p.m. We will be discussing the book

Black History

Tour of Washington, D.C.

When students from Hendley Elementary School attended a Black History Program recently, we began by taking a tour through the library using pictures from Picturing America and other post cards from around the city. After the tour, students received a map of Washington, D.C. and were asked to locate different landmarks: the Lincoln Memorial, White House, Smithsonian, National Mall and etc.

Washington Highlands Reopens Today - Feb. 2

The Washington Highlands Interim Library will reopen Thursday, February 2, 1 p.m.The library closed Tuesday, January 31 after a deer broke through the library window. The library was not open and no staff were injured.