Enjoy stories. Make Valentines. Sample chocolate. Learn to use and check out the storytime-to-go kits.For ages 18 months - 8 yearsTuesday, February 14, 20126:30-8:00p.m.Dorothy I. Height/Benning Neighborhood Library3935 Benning Rd., N.E.(202) 281– 2583Near the Minnesota Ave. Metro stop.
Mary Cardwell and Madame Lillian Evanti: African-American Women in Opera
Mary Cardwell and Madame Lillian Evanti made history and international news in crossing a barrier of footlights in the world of opera. Come join us Monday, February 13, at 1 p.m. All ages are welcome. This program is free and open to the public.For more information, please call 202-281-2583.
Gentle Hatha Yoga Classes have resumed, every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Join us as Yoga Activist presents Hatha Yoga, a great way to relax and stretch your body! Please wear comfy clothes. Mats will be provided or you may bring your own. Hope to see you there.
Come and have a light breakfast, and listen to a story at 10:30 a.m. Ages 2-5 years old, celebrate with songs and stories and a movie at noon, Cars 2. Saturday, November 12, bring your kids and enjoy a snack and fun inside the Children's Circle Room. All ages are welcome. All programs and activities are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Children's Room.
Effective Monday, August 1 through Wednesday, November 30, 2011, the Dorothy I. Height/Benning Neighborhood Library parking lot will be closed due to the Benning Road construction project. The parking lot is closing because the construction project is shifting from the north side of Benning Road, N.E. to the south side. As an alternative, the Minnesota Ave. Metro station on the Orange line is located just blocks from the library. We apologize for any inconvenience.