Southwest
Neighborhood Library

Ageless Yoga: Gentle Workouts for Health and Fitness

Gentle Yoga at Southwest

Instructor Helen Mulkeen will lead you through easy poses

Want to try yoga, but not quite ready for downward dog? Join us for gentle yoga on Wednesdays at noon! Starting Nov. 5, instructor Helen Mulkeen will lead you through easy poses, emphasizing the meditative nature of the practice.

Ghosts of Georgetown

Hear Tales of Haunted Southwest!

Author Talk: Tim Krepp, 'Ghosts of Georgetown'

Join us on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 11 a.m.

Meet Our Kindle Fire Winner: Tre'Jour S.

The Southwest Library is pleased to recognize Tre'Jour S. as the winner of our Kindle Fire!  Tre'Jour's reading log was drawn from the reading logs over 100 children at the Southwest Library who completed the 2014 Summer Reading Program by reading for at least eight hours.   

Meet Our Book Basket Winners:

Beatrice L. and her family

For the 2014 Summer Reading Program, DC Public Library offered a special program for children 5 years old and younger. Instead of a reading log, they received a game board with a list of early literacy activities that parents and children could do together.

Author Talk: John Wennersten

'The Historic Waterfront of Washington, D.C.'

Come to Southwest Library on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. to learn more about the waterfront from local author John Wennersten!

Fall Book Sale!

It's time for another Friends Book Sale! Come to Southwest Library Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or Sunday, Oct. 19 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. for some great deals!

Backward Space: Artist Michael Koliner

Wondering what's been going on outside the library? Come hear and learn for yourself!

'The Girls from Corona Del Mar'

Novelist Rufi Thorpe to speak

You are cordially invited to attend a talk by Rufi Thorpe, author of The Girls from Corona Del Mar, on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. The book explores the friendship between two girls growing up in Orange County, Calif., in the 1990s, and follows their relationship through the first decade of the 21st century.

Zumba at Southwest

Come (re)join the party--Zumba is back at Southwest Library for another session!Join Stephanie on Mondays in October at 7 p.m. for a great workout and a great time!Starting Monday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m.

Computer Classes at Southwest Library

Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to noon

You are cordially invited to drop in for the Tuesday morning computer classes at the Southwest Library.Classes begin at 10 a.m. and end at 12 noon. The October schedule is:Introduction to PCs (Oct. 14)World Wide Web Basics (Oct. 21)DC Public Library website (Oct. 28)Please note that class will not be held on Oct. 7.

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