Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library is temporarily closed Friday, Dec. 2 for emergency repairs.

Vegan Film: 'May I Be Frank'

Join Frank Ferrante on his journey to good health.Frank is overweight with hepatitis C. He stumbles in the vegan Cafe Gratitude in New York. Frank goes through 42 days of a life changing experience by being coached physically, emotionally and spiritually by young staff members. Come and watch a metamorphosis of Frank as he deals with addiction, bad food habits and family dysfunction.

Tea Swap Party: Wrap-Up

Our tea swap was a success!We were excited to have several members of the community attend, many with their large tea stashes in tow! The snacks and tea samples were a big hit...even the kombucha.  We hope to plan a quarterly tea swap going forward, so keep an eye out for future tea swap announcements. -- Jesse Sigman

Teen DIY: Flower Crown Headbands

Spring Forward in Style

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Film Screening


The Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood Library and A Vegan Life

Tea Swap Rescheduled!

Do not fear, tea lovers! Due to the library closing during inclement weather on Thursday, Feb. 13, our tea swap has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 6 at 6 p.m.Join us for a short presentation on tea, tea samples, snacks, and our swap! Please bring different teas from your stash to trade.

Free Money for First-Time Home Buyers?

Latino Economic Development Center Seminar

Imagine how wonderful it would feel to be handed $40,000 to help you buy a home! 

Civil Rights in America

The Cost Then and Now

Due to inclement weather, the Civil Rights in America discussion has been postponed to Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m.

Continuing the Woodson Legacy: Preserving your Family's History

A Preservation Workshop

Join the National Park Service, the Watha T. Daniel Neighborhood Library and Dr. Lopez Matthews from the Moorland Spingarn Research Center for a Preservation Workshop, in honor of Carter G. Woodson, an African-American historian, author, journalist and founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. He is often cited as the Father of Black History. 

Valentine's Day Party

Valentine’s Day is one of our favorite celebrations here in the Watha children’s room.  It incorporates a few of our favorite things, including paper crafts, the color red, and sugar.  Join us for a Valentine’s party where we will make cards, decorate cookies, and read some of our favorite L-O-V-E stories together.