Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

A- Step Tutoring

A-Step Tutoring

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 4:45 pm

Trouble in class? Get free help today! A-Step (After School Tutoring & Enrichment Program) provides educators who are available to tutor students K-12 while addressing  a variety of academic needs. Stop by after school and enhance your education.This program is Free and open to the public.
A- Step Tutoring

A-Step Tutoring

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 4:45 pm

Trouble in class? Get free help today! A-Step (After School Tutoring & Enrichment Program) provides educators who are available to tutor students K-12 while addressing  a variety of academic needs. Stop by after school and enhance your education.

Family Game Night

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 6:00 pm

O'Dell's Book Club is inviting you to attend a fun-filled game night. Join us for board games, card games, and chess. There will be light refreshments for gamers. This program is free for all ages.

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for an evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required.  These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages.  Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination.  This program is free and open to the public.
What A Sista Should Do Book Cover

Parade of Hats

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 12:00 pm

In honor of Dorothy I. Height's birthday, children are invited to join our parade of hats. Decorate and make your own hat in time for Easter. For ages 10 and under. This program is free and open to the public.
LEGO'S

LEGO Time - Booktalk

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.
Chess for all ages

Chess for All Ages

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 3:00 pm

Players of all ages are invited to play and learn from others in a friendly game of chess on a jumbo chess board. No registration required. This program is free and open to the public. Join us in the lower-level conference room.  Free and open to the public.    
Weekly ALATeen Meeting

Weekly Alateen Meeting

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 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    
jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Monday, March 27, 2017, 10:00 am

Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.
Artist Rik Freeman will discuss his mural entitled Knowledged.

Meet The Artist: Rik Freeman

Monday, March 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

"Knowledge" is a mural painted on canvas, then digitally reproduced, and then processed onto a high-tech wallpaper and hung. The subject matter is based on Deanwood - a predominately African American neighborhood in northeast Washington DC - and its history, with there being four aspects of knowledge represented in sections of the mural: Community, Earth, Culture, & Self.   - Rik Freeman, Artist

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