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The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day

Mystery Thriller Book Club

May's book is The Expats by Chris Pavone

For May's meeting we are reading The Expats by Chris Pavone.

Writopia Lab Creative Writing Workshop

Join Genna Kohlhardt and Maddison Conforti from Writopia Lab DC for May’s installment of the Northeast Library’s continuing writing workshop series. For kids ages 10-13, Genna and Maddison will lead a fun creative writing workshop including warm-up games to get students inspired, writing exercises led by published instructors, and an end-of-day reading.

Your Friday Five

Jazz for the Young

Welcome to new Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, in honor of April as Jazz Appreciation Month, we are highlighting five great jazz books for youth.

Tween Book Club

'Doll Bones'

Would you run away from home to bury a haunted doll to avoid a curse?

National Poetry Month

Celebrate poetry with Northeast Neighborhood Library!

Poetry is as old as spoken language itself, and its many forms are as diverse as its practitioners throughout history. Even today, there are tens of thousands of working, published poets in the United States alone, not to mention the many thousands more who simply write for the pleasure of creating works of art with no intention to publish.

Your Friday Five

My first poetry books

Welcome to new Northeast Library blog series, called Your Friday Five!Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up 5 of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, in honor of April as poetry month, we are highlighting five great first poetry books.

Salt

You Can't Live Without It

While we live in a world of low-salt diets and monitoring our sodium intake, for much of recent human history, people have been desperate to include more salt in their diet.

Mystery Thriller Book Club

April's book is Suspect by Robert Crais.

Green Cleaning

Good for your home, your family and your pocketbook

"Green," or environmentally friendly, cleaning means doing your household chores with more natural products than can usually be found in the cleaning isle at your local store.

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