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.

Black Dispatches

Union Military Espionage and African Americans in the Civil War

On Saturday, February 25th, author Kenneth Daigler will discuss the important contributions of runaway slaves (considered "contraband of war"), slaves in place and free blacks to Union military intelligence.

Project Brick

Tuesday, February 14 at 4:30 p.m.

Join us in the children's area for our brand new building brick program. Open to kids of all ages. We'll have both regular sized bricks for older children and big bricks for toddlers. Stop by on Tuesday, February 14th at 4:30 and show us how creative you can be.Check out some cool LEGO books the library has:

We Love Our Firefighters!

DCFD Platoon #4 Visits Cleveland Park Library

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library recently welcomed Lt. Jack Adams and firefighters from DCFD Platoon #4. They were joined by over 150 very excited children from Oyster and John Eaton Elementary Schools.

Fiber Arts Workshop Series

Needled Felted Silk Scarf

The Cleveland Park Library is pleased to offer a three-part course on needle felting and silk painting.  Series participants will complete a one-of-a-kind wearable art project.  All sessi

Freedom Quilt

February is Black History Month, and the Cleveland Park Library invites everyone to stop by the branch to admire the Freedom Quilt pieced together by our own Ms. Jackie, utilizing fabric drawings from the students of John Eaton Elementary School.

Job Seekers Clinic

First Session: Wednesday, February 1

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library now offers a free, drop-in job seekers clinic from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month. Computers and staff assistance are available on a first-come, first served basis.   How may we help you? 

New Young Adult Book Now in Stock!

A Million Suns - Book Two in the "Across The Universe" Trilogy by Beth Revis

An incredible sequel in an amazing series.

The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness

Author Talk and Book Signing

On Tuesday, February 7, at 7 p.m., the library will host local author Alvaro Fernandez as he discusses his book,

Meditation: A New Year's Resolution Worth Keeping

A reminder that the next four sessions in this series Learn to Meditate, led by the Sri Chinmoy Centre of Washington, D.C., will move to Thursday nights: January 26, February 2, February 9 and February 16 at 7 p.m.

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club Selection for February

On Thursday, February 2, the Mystery Book Club will discuss Barry Maitland's Dark Mirror, the 10th in the series featuring New Scotland Yard DCI David Brock and DI Kathy Kolla.

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