Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

LEGO'S

LEGO Time - Booktalk

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 2:00 pm

Saturday is Family Play Time!  Come to the Library and build, explore, and play with LEGOs and share a favorite book in the Children's Room from  2 p.m. to 4 p.m. every other Saturday.  This program is designed for children ages 5-13 years old.
Weekly ALATeen Meeting

Weekly Alateen Meeting

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 3:00 pm

Alateen is a support program for teenagers who are affected by the drinking and related problems of a parent, family member or friend. It is not AA for teens. It is a safe place for teens to gather & share their experiences, strength and hope. This program is free and for ages 13-18. All are invited to join us. Find out more at: www.alateenmddc.com    

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 10:00 am

Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. join us to share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.

Baby-Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 1:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to two years old.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on a lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.  This program is free and open to the public.
Winter Party

It's a Winter Wonderland

Monday, December 19, 2016, 5:00 pm

Winter is almost upon us. Come visit the Dorothy I. Height  Neighborhood Library and discover winter magic through fun activities including story time, movies, edible crafts and a winter wonderland village. For all ages. The Winter Village Display begins December 2, 2016. All programs are free and open to the public.  
MLK

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream

Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 10:00 am

Come and share Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream.    This craft and reading program is designed to promote principles that are timeless and universal:  Have courage, Love your enemies, and Fight the problem, not the person who caused it, Resist violence of any kind, when innocent people are hurt, others are inspired to help and the Universe honors love.
MLK

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream

Thursday, January 12, 2017, 5:00 pm

Come and share Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream.  This craft and reading program is designed to promote principles that are timeless and universal:  Have courage, Love your enemies, and Fight the problem, not the person who caused it, Resist violence of any kind, when innocent people are hurt, others are inspired to help and the Universe honors love.
DCRA logo

The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Monday, July 17, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration