Anacostia
Neighborhood Library

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Community Connections

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 9:30 am

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is pleased to be partnering with Community Connections, who will be here every Tuesday and Thursday to provide supportive services to promote housing stability and to prevent homelessness. Services offered include assistance with obtaining IDs, completing applications for services, and guidance with regards to Social Security Disability Income. Community Connections staff will be located in one of our study rooms and no appointment is needed. 
Preschool StoryTime

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, 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. Class groups and daycares welcome at these sessions. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.
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CAAB's One-on-One Financial Coaching

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 2:00 pm

During a 45-minute long session with one of Capital Area Asset Builders' Financial Coaches, we can review your personal financial situation/challenges and develop an action plan to achieve your financial wellness. The session is confidential and free. To RSVP for your personal coaching session please RSVP with our partner CAAB. Study Room 1
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Community Connections

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 2:00 pm

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library is pleased to be partnering with Community Connections, who will be here every Tuesday and Thursday to provide supportive services to promote housing stability and to prevent homelessness. Services offered include assistance with obtaining IDs, completing applications for services, and guidance with regards to Social Security Disability Income. Community Connections staff will be located in one of our study rooms and no appointment is needed. 
Laser cut diamond shapes

Laser-cut Fun

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 2:00 pm

Build and decorate your own keepsake box, using laser-cut cardboard pieces. Customize your own pieces online for cutting and building with the Fab Lab.
Wii controllers

Wii Game Night

Join us every Monday night at the Anacostia Neighborhood Library to play Wii games. Ages 6 and up.  
Movie

TMZ: Teen Movie Zone

Monday, August 21, 2017, 6:30 pm

Come join Anacostia Library as we enjoy a movie in the teen space. 
DC Shorts

DC Shorts - Family Showcase

Saturday, September 9, 2017, 11:00 am

Saturday, September 9 at 11:00 a.m. This showcase runs approximately 45 minutes and includes all of the films listed on the page. These films are appropriate for children aged 8+. A parents guide with discussion ideas may be downloaded from festival.dcshorts.com/parentsguide and will also be available at the Library.
Neighborhood Legal Services Program

DCPL's Legal Partnership: Free Legal Help and Pro Bono Opportunities at DC Public Library

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 7:00 pm

Every day, low-income District of Columbia residents visit the 26 neighborhood branches of the D.C. Public Library (DCPL) to take advantage of a wide range of services. Those services include civil legal aid thanks to a long-standing partnership between DCPL and Neighborhood Legal Services Program.
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CAAB's Financial Capability Boot Camp

Saturday, September 2, 2017, 10:00 am

During this free day-long, interactive and engaging workshop you can learn how to gain control of your finances by acquiring knowledge of your relationship with money, how to budget, how to properly utilize credit, be aware of your financial rights and set yourself up for success on how to save & invest for a better future. We will also provide you with tools and resources to use to start your path toward financial wellness.

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