Summer reading starts on June 1 at the Northeast Neighborhood Library, and you are invited to join us for three months of stories, activities and adventures. Readers of all ages are invited to sign up to win prizes for reading books and participating in activities.
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, we are highlighting books on self-esteem. Self-esteem comes from the inside and it can't be directly taught, but it can be encouraged and fostered with positive words and picture books.
Come see Mike Canning, author of "Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, D.C."
We are excited about our partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill.Our first Reading Series event is Wednesday, June 18 at 7 p.m. at Northeast Library with Mike Canning.
The Northeast Library Tween Book Club had a lot of fun reading and discussing Better Nate Than Everby Tim Federle. In the story, thirteen-year-old Nate plots to escape his small town to audition on Broadway, resulting in hilarious misadventures. We talked about our favorite characters and moments in the book.