Neighborhood Library

Takeout service available Monday through Friday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 7 p.m. Closed from 2 - 3 p.m.every day for sanitizing.

Dig Into Summer Reading

Book Recommendations - Middle Grade Readers

 What do you think of when you hear "dig into reading"?Gardening? Sure! But what about digging about dinosaur bones, or other general archaeological finds? Or how about digging into the past? I think "dig into reading" can incorporate all those topics, and more!

Happy Fourth of July

Book recommendations for July 4th

It's almost independence day, when we party in the USA.

Eyone Williams : Author Visit

Money Ain't Everything

Come join us on June 4 at 6 p.m. in the Ora Glover Community Room as we welcome Eyone Williams and discuss his book, Money Ain't Everything.About The BookVicioso was born into a world of poverty in the projects of Santa Cruz in Panama City, Panama. He longs for one thing and one thing only: a better life in a better place.

Young Playwrights' Theatre Comes to Anacostia

"All the World's a Stage..."

Attention all (young) playwrights!  Thanks to a LSTA grant, the Anacostia Neighborhood Library will have a representative from the Young Playwrights Theatre on Wednesdays throughout May from 4:15-5:15 p.m.

Wahida Clark: Author Visit

Newest Book: 'Honor Thy Thug'

Come out and welcome Wahida Clark and talk to her about her newest hot title, Honor Thy Thug.About the Book

Author Talk: Natalie Hopkinson

'Go-Go Live: The Musical Life and Death of a Chocolate City'

Discount Divas: Where Fashion Comes to Life

A Designer of Haute Couture

What's a Discount Diva?It's a person devoted to fashion, particularly unique clothing or high fashion. A Discount Diva has a great sense of style and fashion but can put together head-turning outfits on a small budget and still keep on looking her best with extraordinary glamor.

Saturday Cinema

Coming soon, to a neighborhood library near you! The Anacostia Neighborhood Library invites you to join us on Saturdays for our movie matinee! Twice a month, we'll be showing some of your favorite childhood stories; from Corduroy to Max and Ruby, watch your favorite stories come to life!

The Creative Class: Jazz Block Printing

Jazz and art blend perfectly at Anacostia Library when The Creative Class meets for its next workshop, Jazz Block Printing, Saturday, April 27, 2-4 p.m. The Creative Class uses materials from the library's collection to teach new crafting techniques to adults.