Neighborhood Library

Due to water main repairs in the area, the Woodridge Neighborhood Library will be closed on Saturday, October 22, 2016.
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Monday, October 24, 2016, 10:30 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children.
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 6:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.  
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  
Bridge for all

Read and Play Bridge

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 1:15 pm

New to the game? Do you want to engage in conversation, keep physically active and stimulate your brain activity? Then, join us for Reading Bridge, a beginner’s class in eight sessions beginning every Thursday from 1:15 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library. Sessions are taught by Daisy Smith, ABA and ACBL Certified teacher. Lots of reading material will be provide. So, read play, and have fun at the same time!  
Assorted LEGO bricks

LEGO Club!

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 4:00 pm

Drop by and build during our weekly LEGO club! Create a skyscraper, a pirate ship, or whatever your mind can dream up. Best for ages 5-12.
sign language abc

Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 6:30 pm

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Class meets at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library, 1801 Hamlin Street, NE

Halloween Story Time!

Friday, October 28, 2016, 3:30 pm

Join us at the Woodridge Library on Friday, October 29 at 3:30 p.m. for a Halloween Story Time for the whole family! We will read slightly spooky stories and dance some spooky dances! There will be a Halloween craft at the end! 
violin classes

Learn to Play the Violin or Viola!

Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10:00 am

Did you ever want to play the violin or the viola? Then join a beginners violin or viola class at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library. Classes will be held on Saturdays, beginning November 5, 2016 at 10 a.m.Participants must bring their own instruments. To register, please contact the branch at 202-727-6226.
give us the ballot

"Give Us the Ballot" - Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club, DC Reads Selection

Sunday, November 6, 2016, 3:00 pm

This election year, DC Public Library encourages you to explore American democracy with a selection of books to spark your curiosity and open discussions. Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for a discussion on Give Us the Ballot: Modern Struggle for Voting Rights by Ari Berman.
Give us the Ballot

DC Reads: Give us the Ballot

Sunday, November 6, 2016, 3:00 pm

Join us for a discussion of Ari Berman's Give us the Ballot. In this groundbreaking narrative history, Ari Berman charts both the transformation of American democracy under the Voting Rights Act and the counterrevolution that has sought to limit it from the moment the act was signed into law.