Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Celebrate the King of Pop!

Black Music Month

Celebrate Black Music Month with the artistry of the late Michael Jackson on the 5th Anniversary of his passing. Wear your favorite Michael Jackson-style clothes and come check out Library offerings about the late superstar, as we listen to music and watch videos to acknowledge the passing this musical icon.

Teen DIY: Rubber Band Bracelets

Last month, teens gathered at Shaw Library to make rubber band bracelets in all colors and patterns using looms or just their own fingers. 

Trashy Book Club: May Wrap-Up

Hello, fellow romance addicts! We are pleased to say our May meeting was a great success!

Parent-Child Yoga Postponed

We're sorry for the inconvenience, young yogis, but we must postpone our Parent-Child Yoga class scheduled for Saturday, May 3. Please check back on our calendar where we will post information once we reschedule the class.

Senior Health Fair

Free health screenings for seniors

If you’re over 50, please stop by this Senior Health Fair for:blood pressure, diabetes and cataract screeningseye examsweight eval

Free Credit Repair Course

The Latino Economic Development Center, in partnership with the DC Public Library, is presenting a basic course on Money Management that will provide a basic step-by-step approach to help you improve your FICO score.

Gerbil Diaries

Spring Edition

Day 1: Ah spring! In like a lion, out like a gerbil! Fresh grass, cherry blossoms, and magnolias to sniff. It's really a gerbil's paradise. 

Yoga for Kids Resources

At Shaw Library, we recently had a special yoga class for children and caregivers with instructor Sarah Alim. We will have another class in May. If you'd like to continue your child's practice in the meantime or try out yoga at home, the library has many great resources such as:

Trashy Book Club

You there! I see you! Step out of the shadows! Gone are the days where we have to hang our heads in shame. No longer should you hide that book cover on the metro, or use your guilty pleasure as a sole excuse to buy a Kindle. I put this call out to my brothers and sisters! It’s time to start a revolution! It’s time to claim our place! It’s the age… of the romance novel! 

'Celebrate Courageous Women'

Explore and Discover During National Park Week April 19 -27, 2014

Join the National Park Service, the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Public Library, and Professors Sandra Jowers-Barber, Ph.D, and Holly Cowan Shulman, Ph.D., on April 26 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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