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.

Income Tax Prep Assistance

Please Stay Tuned

Dates and Locations for Tax Prep assistance are still being finalized. Please check back January 11, 2016.

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Legends & Lore DC Book Discussion Series

Reading D.C. in 2016

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

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Job Seekers Clinic January

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Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance every month, all 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 navigating popular job websites, setting up an account on job search websites, writing cover letters and resumes, and filling out online job applications.

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Downton Abbey: The Final Season

Begins Jan. 3 2016 on WETA-26

The sixth season of "Downton Abbey" is the final one!

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Holiday Crafts

Friday, December 18 at 4 p.m.

Come and join us for special Holiday crafts on Friday, December 18, at 4 p.m. Children will decorate their own fleece winter hat or scarf and explore their artistic side by making pop-up holiday cards. They will also learn how to make kirigami greeting cards. There will be a variety of books on display to inspire them. The books will be available for check out. Come and join the fun and make something that will keep you warm over the winter season.

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Chess for Kids

Thursdays at 5 p.m.

Weekly chess instruction on Thursdays at 5 p.m. This program is for children of all ages who want to learn to play or improve their chess moves and play in tournaments. Our chess instructor will teach the chess players how to think and plan their next move and use their brain power to win. Come and join our Chess group and learn to make a risky move, Check, Mate, and have fun. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Cleveland Park Library.  

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French Story Time

Thursdays at 4 p.m.

French Story Time is for children of all ages. This program includes songs, music, and motion and is very interactive. Children have the opportunity to learn French songs, practice their French, and connect words with motion, as well as enjoy stories. Come and join us every Thursday at 4 p.m.

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Job Seekers Clinic December

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Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance every month, all 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 setting up accounts on popular job websites, writing resumes and cover letters, filling out online job applications, and navigating job search websites.

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Job Seekers Clinic November

Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP)

Staff at Cleveland Park Library are available for job seeker assistance, every month, all 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 websites, navigating websites, writing resumes and cover letters, and filling out online job applications.

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Halloween Crafts

Friday October 23 at 4 p.m.

Join us on Friday, October 23, at 4 p.m. We will be making Halloween masks. The children will have the opportunity to use a variety of materials to make masks to take home. This program is for children of all ages and children ages three or younger will need adult assistance. Come and join the fun. Adults are welcome to make their own masks along with their children.  

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