Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

The Cleveland Park Library will close on Oct. 8, 5:30 p.m. to begin new construction. In preparation, some services at the Cleveland Park Library will be reduced effective Sept. 6 including some children and adult programs. The interim library at UDC - Van Ness, 4340 Connecticut Ave. NW will open on Monday, Oct. 31, 9:30 a.m.

Legends & Lore DC

New Book Discussion Series

Do you enjoy reading about hometown Washington, D.C. history?  The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library has a new book discussion series on D.C. history!

Learn More about Database Searching

Biography in Context, May 2 at 2 p.m.

Curious about a famous person and want to learn more about him or her? Are you interested in contemporary figures or historical ones? Do you have an upcoming school research project and need a reliable resource?

Job Seekers Clinic: Tuesday, May 6

You Majored in What?

"Has it happened yet?  Have you been asked The Question?"--From front cover flap.

"The Wicked Girls" by Alex Marwood

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club May selection

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"Cress" by Marissa Meyer

This story starts off quickly and the pace maintains a rapid speed straight through until the end leaving the reader breathless and wanting more. Marissa Meyer's writing style is concise and smooth, giving us just enough description without bogging us down and thus keeping the reader engaged and unwilling to put this one down. 

"Mark Twain in Washington, D.C." by John Muller

Staff recommendation

In February 1854, while visiting various cities, a teenaged Samuel Clemens filed his first newspaper report from Washington, D.C.  In 1867, he returned to Washington as Mark Twain.

Local Legends & Lore

New book discussion series

Do you enjoy reading about hometown Washington, D.C. history? The Cleveland Park Library is starting a new book discussion series on D.C. history!

Earth Day Crafts on April 25

                                                                                  Your junk is my treasure. Join us on April 25 at 4 p.m. to learn how to make a wonderful art project with recyclable materials.

French Story Time

Every Thursday at 4 p.m.

Bonjour! French Story Time is every Thursday at 4 p.m. This program is for children who speak or want to learn French. All the stories and songs are in French. This program is a mixture of stories and songs that help children memorize words, improve their vocabularies and build their speaking confidence.

"Turn" into History

Washington's Spies

If you saw AMC's new original TV series "Turn," set during the early years of the American Revolution, you may be wondering about the history behind the drama.