Book Clubs

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Graphic Novel Book Club- 'Nimona' by Noelle Stevenson

Do you love comics, graphic novels, or manga? Come to the Graphic Novel Book Club at Southwest Library! We meet on the fourth Wednesday of every month in the teen space.This month we will be discussing Nimona, a graphic novel adapted from the web comic by Noelle Stevenson. Summary:

Twitter Book Club: #DCPLnewYA

Do you love Young Adult books?  YA readers of all ages are invited to join DCPL librarians for a twitter book club (#DCPLnewYA) on the 4th Tuesday of the month from 4-5 p.m.  We discuss recent and upcoming YA releases, share our opinions, report on trends in YA fiction, and invite you to share your thoughts.  Looking for your next absorbing read? You just might find it in #DCPLnewYA.   Find us @dcpl
Harry Potter Series

Thursday Program Cancelled: Harry Potter Week!

It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events
Titan's Curse

Percy Jackson and the Titan's Curse

Five half bloods will go on a quest to save camp half blood— Percy finds out Annabeth is missing, a goddess is in chains and only five half-blood heroes can join the quest to defeat the doomsday monster. But, among the chosen five who will not survive? Join us in a book discussion on the Titan's Curse.    

Feeder's Advisory : "A Book Club For Those Who Love Food"

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes?
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Winter Book Sale

The Petworth Library cordially invites you to a book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Petworth Library in the lower level meeting room.  Join in the fun from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. You'll find terrific bargains!

Percy Jackson Series Book Club

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief takes the reader on an adventure where adolescent heroes travel across the globe to save the one person that Percy values most in life: his mother.  Join me in a discussion comparing the book and movie.      
Book cover-Cuckoo Song by Frances Hardinge

Pizza & a Book Club

Don't miss our new book club for teens--Pizza & a Book Club! Come for the pizza, stay for the book! Our first book will be Cuckoo Song by Frances Hardinge.