The Black Voices Book Club will not meet on January 16, 2012, as the library will be closed for the MLK Holiday.The Black Voices Book club will meet the following Monday on January 23, 2012 at 7pm. For more information please call 202-541-6100.
The Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Library will host a registration session for District residents. The Department of Employment Services (DOES) will conduct screening interviews and provide résumé writing and job coaching assistance. This event is free to the public.Where: Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park LibraryWhen: January 5Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Join us Monday, January 23, at 6 p.m. for a workshop on how to write a business plan. The workshop will be presented by SCORE Chapter Chairman Joe Clarke. The workshop will cover key concepts and the written material each plan must include. For more information about SCORE, please visit the SCORE website.What: How to Write a Business PlanWhen: Monday, January 23Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.Where: Shepherd Park Library/Activity RoomContact Marilyn Smith at 202-541-6025 for more information.
The DC Public Library closes early Saturday, Dec. 24, at 3 p.m. and will be closed Sunday, Dec. 25, and Monday, Dec. 26. Visit the library website 24/7 to download books, music, renew materials, sign up for eNews and eNotices and much more.Happy holidays from the staff at the Juanita E. Thornton Shepherd Park Library!
The Black Voices Book Club at Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Neighborhood Library will be meeting on Monday, November 21, at 7 p.m. to discuss Tsitsi Dangarembga's novel, Nervous Conditions. You are invited to join the group. If you are interested in reading novels written by African-American, Caribbean and African authors, this club is for you.
Hill Harper had an awakening that presented itself in the form of a life-threatening physical condition, and for Hill, this was a life-changing moment. I have read stories and heard the stories of others who have gone through a health issue and realized that the only thing that matters is your internal happiness and the joy you create for yourself.
Another series of computer classes for beginners at the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Neighborhood Library started on Thursday, October 6. The series will last until November 10, and meets on Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration has started for the next session. To register, please call 202-541-6100 or stop by the library at 7420 Georgia Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20012.Hurry, because the class fills up quickly.