Friends of the Library

50th Anniversary Balloons

Countdown to the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Palisades Library on November 15!

The Palisades Library will celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Library Director Richard Reyes-Gavilan will lead a keynote address beginning at 1:30 p.m. A special day of events is planned including technology workshops, local bands, and a puppet show!  See a 3-D printer in action and meet local community groups!  The day's events have been generously supported by the Friends of Palisades Library.
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Friends of Takoma Park Library Book Sale

Saturday, May 6, 2017, 10:00 am

Join the Takoma Park Library Friends on Saturday, May 6, 2017 for their Spring Book Sale.  An assortment of books will be available - cookbooks, science fiction, graphic novels, DVDs, audiobooks - and much more.  Most books just $1.00! The Book Sale will be held on the front lawn of the library from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Rain Date:  Saturday, May 13.  Proceeds support library programming. All ages.  

Book Sale

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 10:00 am

Stop by from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Friends of the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood Library Book Sale. Find bargain treasures for adults, children, and teens, as well as DVDs and CDs! Located on the Lower Level.
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Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Big Book Sale

Join the Mt. Pleasant Library Friends on Feb. 18 and 19 for their first book sale of 2017. They will be accepting donated books throughout the weekend! This big book sale will be in the Large Meeting Room on the first floor on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. All ages
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Friends of the Northeast Library Used Book Sale

Come over on Saturday, Jan. 28 for a Used Book Sale put on by the Friends of the Northeast Library!  Lots of inventory in great condition, for all ages.  Proceeds support library programming.  Starts at 10:30 a.m. and will go until afternoon.
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Free film showing: "Me Before You"

Free film showing at 6:30 p.m. of  Me Before You  starring Emilia Clarke and Sam Chaflin. When a wealthy young man becomes a quadriplegic his family hires a caretaker to inspire him to want to live again. Based on the book of the same name by Jojo Moyes.  UK, 2016, rated PG-13, 110 minutes.
Books!

Friends of the Northeast Library Used Book Sale

Come one, come all, to the Friends of the Northeast Library Used Book Sale!  There will be tons of selections for all ages.  The sale will be held on the Lower Level, and proceeds will support library programs. 

2016 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by dining at any Washington, DC Chipotle location on Tuesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the adjacent image on your smartphone or tell the cashier you would like your meal to benefit the Library and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.
Joint Fundraiser with Chipotle

2016 Chipotle Fundraiser for DC Public Library

Cause an Effect Make eating a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the DC Public Library. Just go into any Washington, DC Chipotle on Tuesday, June 7, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Show the adjacent image on your smartphone or tell the cashier you would like your meal to benefit the Library -- and 50 percent of the proceeds will be donated to DC Public Library Foundation.  
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Kickoff Adult Summer Reading with the Friends of Palisades Library Book Sale

Kickoff the Adult Summer Reading Program at the Palisades Library with an exclusive shopping tour of the Friends of Palisades Library's Book Sale Backroom!

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