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.
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Job Seekers Clinic April

Welcome to the Real World

Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance, all month, every month.  While we can provide assistance for walk-ins, please call the Information Desk at 202-282-3072 or e-mail clevelandparklibrary@dc.gov to make an appointment for one-on-one assistance.  You can receive help writing cover letters and resumes, setting up accounts on popular job search websites, filling out online applications, and navigating job sites.

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Great Graphic Girls

Children's graphic novels featuring female characters

Move over Superman! Graphic novels are quickly becoming a diverse and quality subset of children's literature. Over the last decade the genre has exploded with stories about dynamic, powerful girls just waiting to be explored. The following list is just a small selection of my current favorites. Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

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Legends & Lore DC Book Discussion Series

March 20: Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiavarini

Do you enjoy reading about hometown Washington, D.C.?  Cleveland Park Library hosts a local history book discussion series!

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Job Seekers Clinic March

Promote Yourself

Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance, all month, every month.  While we can provide assistance for walk-ins, call the Information Desk at 202-282-3072 or e-mail clevelandparklibrary@dc.gov to make an appointment for one-on-one assistance.  You can receive help setting up accounts on popular job search sites, filling out online job applications, writing cover letters and resumes, and navigating job websites.

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February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month.  Do you or someone you know has a heart health concern?  Here is a selection of heart health resources available from the library.Heart 411 by Marc Gillinov and Steven Nissen

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Sally Ride: Shoot for the Stars

Featuring Mary Ann Jung of History Alive!

In 1983 aboard the space shuttle Challenger, Dr. Sally Ride became America's first female astronaut. What was it like to be our first woman in space?  How do you eat, sleep, and work in zero gravity?  

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Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club -- New Location

February 4 Meeting

Join us at a new location February 4, 6:30 p.m., to discuss Ben MacIntyre's Agent Zigzag.  We will meet at Teaism, 400 8th Street, N.W., downstairs (Archives-Navy Memorial Metro station) .

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Valentine's Day Crafts

Friday, February 12, at 4 p.m.

Join us on Friday, February 12, at 4 p.m. to make Valentine's Day greeting cards, book marks and other cute Valentine's Day crafts. This program is for children of all ages. Children under two will need adult assistance. Come and have some fun making something beautiful for the ones you love.

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Job Seekers Clinic February

Knock 'Em Dead Job Search 2016

Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance all month, every month.  While we can provide assistance for walk-ins, call the Information Desk at 202-282-3072 or email clevelandparklibrary@dc.gov to make an appointment for one-on-one assistance.  You can receive help filling out job applications, writing resumes and cover letters, navigating job websites, and setting up accounts on job search sites.

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Agent Zigzag by Ben MacIntyre

February Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club Selection

Join us at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, to discuss the World War II espionage story of Eddie Chapman, charming criminal,  con man, philanderer, and one of the most remarkable double agents Britain has ever produced. In 1941, after training as a German spy in occupied France, Chapman was parachuted into Britain with orders to blow up an airplane factory.

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