At the age of 22, Cheryl Strayed unexpectedly lost her mother to cancer, sending her into a downward spiral of deliberate self-destruction and bad choices. Four years later, at the age of 26, Strayed’s marriage is the victim of chronic infidelity, she’s bouncing from one low-paying job to another, and most frighteningly, she’s dabbling in heroin.
Come join the Upper NW Knitters on Wednesday, April 24 as they host Knit Forward's basket full of organic cotton yarn with baby blankets at various stages of completion. The goal is to communally knit one-of-a-kind blankets that will be donated to D.C.
Join Young Playwrights’ Theater (YPT) at Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a FREE after-school program. In six action-packed workshops beginning April 10 at 4 p.m. in the Large Conference Room, participants will learn about playwriting and acting through fun games and activities. Participants will also have the opportunity to create and perform an original play about our community!
Are you interested in learning a language, but don't have time for classes?Are you planning your summer vacation abroad and need to beef up your language skills?With your DC Public Library Card you have access to over 250 language audiobook titles in OverDrive! Titles include programs for beginners to advanced speakers and everyday phrases. Audiobooks are easily downloadable to a personal computer or mobile device.