Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

R.I.P. Mary Ann Luby

The staff at Northwest One were very saddened to hear of the passing several weeks ago of one of our regular patrons, Ms. Mary Ann Luby. She was well known throughout Washington, D.C. for her tireless work on behalf of disenfranchised people of all kinds. To learn more about Ms. Luby and her long life of advocacy and service, read her Washington Post obituary.

Introduction to Meditation Workshops

Join us Thursday nights at 7 p.m. for informative workshops on Jyoti Meditation.** This series is presented by Raymond Holmes, a local community member with 32 years of meditation experience. The workshops are free and open to the community. Are thoughts about the upcoming holidays already stressing you out? Interested in learning more about meditation? Here are a few books to get you started:

Northwest One Library Closed 11/11

All DC Public Libraries are closed Thursday, November 11, in observance of Veteran's Day.

New DVDs Invade the Library

Yikes! We just had five -- yes, five! -- boxes of DVDs delivered today.

Are Zombies the New Vampires?

Sure, vampires are still hot in popular culture, but all the cool kids know that zombies are where it's at. Maybe you heard about the zombies trying to stumble around the Lincoln Memorial the other day? Or at Farragut North? Or these guys on the Orange Line?

Estate Planning Workshop

Who should decide what happens to your assets and personal property after you depart? You, your loved ones or a government agency? If you want to be in control, you need to have an estate plan. If you’re over 60 years old and living in D.C. on a limited income, you can have these important legal documents prepared free by the AARP’s Legal Counsel for the Elderly staff.

DC Loves to Read Day at Northwest One

Visitors of all ages enjoyed a day of imaginative play and thought- provoking literature, beginning with the Graffiti Wall and Story Petting Zoo. The Graffiti Wall program consisted of a large paper banner on which children

Yoga Classes at the Library

Northwest One is excited to announce that free yoga classes start up next Tuesday at the library! The classes are geared towards beginners and all are welcome regardless of experience.

Catch Up on Series Reading

Greg Heffley Series by Jeff Kinney

DC Loves to Read Day, October 2

DC Loves to Read Day is just around the corner. Come Read-In at the library on Saturday, October 2, to celebrate the pleasure of books and reading .  Northwest One Neighborhood Library will have snacks, fun crafts, story time and a poetry reading!10 a.m. - 1p.m.: Literary Graffiti Wall

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