Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

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
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment, and community. We’ll be meeting after school every week on:
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Baby/Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 10:00 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays for children birth to two years old.  Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment.  With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 11:00 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years.  Children and their caregivers will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  This 30-40 minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children's imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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Homework Help

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 4:00 pm

The Northwest One Library is inviting students into the branch for Homework Help. Staff will also show students how to use DCPL databases that are designed for homework and research assistance. Feel free to stop in on Thursday’s between 4 - 6 p.m. and receive assistance from Ms. Janelle.  
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Ladies Night Book Club

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of Breaking all My Rules by Kimberla Lawson Roby. All are welcome, though the titles are chosen with women in mind. 
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Yoga at Northwest One

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us every Thursday evening at 7 p.m. for free beginner/intermediate yoga classes. We provide mats and blocks, all you need to do is show up. All adults and teens are welcome. 

Tech Monday: PC Basics

Monday, February 6, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join us at Northwest One Library Mondays from 3-5 p.m. for a free computer basics class. Learn how to navigate applications on the computer, use the internet, and more. No sign-up necessary. 
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration