Cleveland Park
Neighborhood Library

Self Checkout at Cleveland Park

Quick and Convenient Service

Self-checkout is now available at your Cleveland Park Branch Library.If you have your library card with you, and the book you desire in hand, that is all you will need in order to process your own transaction and start reading.Self-checkout is available at the circulation desk by the exit doors.Feel free to ask a librarian about it at your next visit!

Downton Abbey Season 4

Begins Jan. 5 on WETA-26

Excited about the upcoming fourth season of Downton Abbey on PBS?  Need to catch up or want to watch your favorite episodes again?

'The End' by Salvatore Scibona

Award-Winning Young Fiction Writers Continues Thursday, Jan. 9

This month we’re reading Salvatore Scibona’s The End, a finalist for the

Wonderful Ones and Terrific Twos

Additional storytime opportunities

Starting Jan. 6, 2014, we’ll be offering more chances to attend our Wonderful Ones and Terrific Twos story times.

Job Seekers Clinic: Jan. 8

Getting a job after college

Are you a college student or do you know someone who is one?About this time of year, college seniors will start applying for jobs. It can be stressful!

'La Vida Me Mata'

Global Lens Film Series continues Sunday, Dec. 22, 2 p.m.

Gaspar is a filmmaker, working on a low-budget horror film, grieving the death of his beloved older brother. Alvaro is a morbidly obsessed drifter, a mildly sociopathic young man with a curiosity for the dark side. Gaspar is coaxed out of his shell in unexpected ways. It's an absurd and poignant embrace of life and death.

'Black Fridays' by Michael Sears

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club January selection

Join us on Thursday, Jan. 3, 6:30 p.m. for a discussion of Black Fridays, which won the 2013 Shamus Award for Best First P.I.

Calling All Babies

New program designed for babies ages 0-12 months

Baby Lapsit is a class created to help foster early literacy skills during the first year of life. Concepts such as print recognition, colors, shapes, and vocabulary start within the first year of a baby's development. Singing songs, repeating rhymes and reading short simple books can help foster growth that builds a foundation for later learning.

Christmas Around the World CD from Putumayo Presents

Staff Recommendation

Looking for music for your upcoming holiday party?

In Memoriam: Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)

Former South African President

Former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nelson Mandela passed away on Dec. 5, 2013.