Need some help figuring out what to cook for your Thanksgiving feast? Here's a few ideas.
Published on Tuesday, November 20, 2012
What is There to Know?
Published on Thursday, October 4, 2012
Visit Capitol View Library and learn how to crochet a granny square blanket and more. The meet-and-greet session is designed for ages 7 and older. Be sure to stop by the circulation desk to sign up for the class.
Do not miss out on the fun, which starts on Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at noon.
Fun and Inspirational Reading
Published on Tuesday, September 4, 2012
For High School Readers
by Sampson Davis
The inspiring story of three young, lower-middle-class black friends who live in Newark, N.J., and make a pact to help each other to reach their shared goal of becoming doctors. How do they make it, despite innumerable daunting experiences?
Another Exciting School Year!
Published on Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Thank You for a Successful Black History Month Celebration
Published on Thursday, March 29, 2012
Published on Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Liberated Muse Arts, in association with Soul Pixie Productions and the DC Public Library, presents "In Her Words," a performance celebrating the lives of African-American women. Join us for a theatrical musical presentation, "An Artist Speaks," examining the lives of artists Lena Horne, Nina Simone, Billie Holiday, Zora Neale Hurston and Lucille Clifton--creative women who used their artistic prowess to ignite and support social and political movements. Enjoy music and spoken monologue from the legendary women, culled from transcripts of speeches, autobiographical excerpts and interviews.
Published on Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Thank you for joining us at Capitol View to hear DC Police Chief, Cathy L. Lanier, speak on current crime trends and ways citizens can assist law enforcement. I am sure that you would agree that the information provided on Wednesday, November 9, was very informative to the community.
We especially appreciate the time she took to thoroughly answer all of your questions. We encourage you to return to this page for information about other exciting speakers.
Strategies for Building and Sustaining Safe Neighborhoods
Published on Thursday, November 3, 2011
In recent years, the overall trends in violent crime rates (homicide, rape, aggravated assault and robbery) have fallen in the District of Columbia. What factors have accounted for the steady decline in these and other offenses?
You are invited to come out on Wednesday, November 9, at 6:30 p.m. to hear Cathy L. Lanier, Chief of Police of the Metropolitan Police Department, discuss trends and ways citizens can assist law enforcement.
Published on Monday, October 3, 2011
Join us for a boys' book club on October 19 at 12:30 p.m. The book is May Pope Osborne's Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve.
Join us for a girls' book club on October 29 at 11:30 a.m. The book is Angie Sage's Ghostsitters.
There will be a book club for beginner readers on October 29 at 10:30 a.m. The book is Lois Ehlert's Boo to You.