Tenley-Friendship
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'Salvage the Bones' by Jesmyn Ward

In the days leading up to Hurricane Katrina, in the small coastal town of Bois Sauvage, 14-year-old Esch isn’t thinking about storing water or evacuating to higher ground.

DC Public Library Open Today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.

DC Public Library Presents Rebecca Gale, Author of 'Trying'

Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m.

Author Rebecca Gale will discuss her new book, Trying, on Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m.

TAG Team

Get Involved at the Library!

Looking for way to get involved in your community and help plan awesome events? Join TAG Team!TAG Team is the teen advisory group at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library, where teens give their input on what’s going on at the library, what programs they would like to see at the library and generally have a great time.

A Pick From the History/Biography Book Club

"On June 7, 1494, Pope Alexander VI divided the world in half, bestowing the western portion on Spain, and the eastern on Portugal."

Your Next Great Book!

Join us Wednesday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m.

Looking for your next great book?Librarians at the Tenley-Friendship Library will present some of their favorite books on Wednesday, Feb. 20th at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room.

Introduction to LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a social networking website that connects your work life in a similar way that Facebook connects your social life. You can look for jobs, contact references, search for clients and connect with colleagues.

Calling all teens! TAB Informational Meeting

Get involved at the library with the Teen Advisory Board

Come learn about the new Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at the Tenley-Friendship Library.TAB is a chance not only to participate in library programs, but also to decide what they are and plan them. Two informational and planning meetings will be held on Jan. 16 and Jan. 30 at 5:30 p.m. Pizza will be served.TAB is open to teens and preteens in grades 7 to 12 and volunteer hours are available.

Film Noir Matinee Series

'The Lady from Shanghai' - 1947

Michael O'Hara (Orson Welles), after a chance meeting with Rosalie Bannister (Rita Hayworth) in New York, agrees to become a crewman on her husband Arthur Bannister’s yacht bound for San Francisco. En route they pick up Bannister’s law partner, George Grisby.

Downloadable Media Drop-In Tutorial

So you got an e-reader and are reading more than ever? Are you also spending a fortune on books to feed your new habit?  Then we want to help you! Did you know that the library offers e-books and audio books for checkout?We know that downloading library e-books and audiobooks can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us. That is why we offer personalized assistance on a drop-in basis.

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