Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

Teen Thursday Night Movies

Teen Movie Tickets

The Next Three DaysMay 30 at 6 p.m.A college professor and his wife, convicted of a murder she swears she did not commit, plot to break her out of prison in this thriller starring Russell Crowe and Liam Neeson.Green Zone June 6 at 6 p.m.

UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

Summer vacation is right around the corner. Don't waste it away in front of the TV!

Teens Book Review Contest

Tell us about your favorite books

This is your chance to tell us about your favorite book or books that you have read. Many of you have told me about the books you have read, but now here is a chance for you to put in to action those really good writing skills, show off your writing skills.

Deepak Chopra The Soul of Leadership...

Unlocking Your Potential For Greatness!

Deepak’s The Soul of Leadership freshly paints on a clear canvas of core enlightenment, explaining in a hierarchal “needs”-based constructed formula, the infinite possibilities and empowerment of the mind.

Chat and Signing with Monica Mathis-Stowe

Join us on Thursday, May 23 in the Main Meeting Room from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a chat and book signing with author Monica Mathis-Stowe.About The Author

High Noon Book Club

Bellevue High Noon Book Club will meet Monday, June 3 in Room B at 12 p.m. to discuss Playing for Pizza by John Grisham.

Read In!

Read-In Day - June 15, 2013

June 15 will be a big deal for the DC Public Library. All across the system, neighborhood libraries will be celebrating “Read-In” day. The Bellevue Library is no exception. On that day, the Bellevue Library’s children room will be partnering with the teen room and giving people an opportunity to read to someone younger than them.

Learning about Early Literacy

A New Group for Parents and Other Adults

Beginning Tuesday, May 21, 2013, the Bellevue Library Children's Room will be starting a monthly meeting group for parents and other adults who spend time with children that are beginning to interact with books and literacy. If you have an interest in helping your child or other children you know learn to read, or if you find reading picture books to be a fun experience, this is definitely a group you will want to check out. The first meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. on the second floor and will focus on understanding the importance of getting a child to read early in life.

The Philosophy Book ... Big Ideas Simply Explained

"Happy Is He Who Has Overcome His Ego."-- Siddhartha Gautama  

Celebrating Play in the Month of May

Welcome Spring!It’s about time spring rolled around and D.C. got some warm weather.This spring, the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library is celebrating by getting ready for Summer Reading and playing outside! Because May is Physical Fitness and Sports Month, the library children’s room will be displaying information and books about how to play sports as well as showing off some of our collection’s biographies of famous athletes.No matter what sport you are interested in, there’s a book here waiting for you to read it!