Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

A Good Read for Teens

'Secret Saturdays'

Secret Saturdays is a great read for teens struggling with issues surrounding friendship and trust. The main character, Sean, has been acting out, telling lies and getting into trouble at school.

'Start: How to Get Your Business Underway'

Start: How to Get Your Business Underway by Kevin Duncan explains the complexities of running a business in a clear and simple approach.

'Decoded' by Jay-Z

Jay-Z’s Decoded profoundly deciphers the inspirations of Jay-Z’s musical ingenuity: friends, life experiences, culture and h

Black History Month Film: 'Roots'

Join us for a 5-day showing of the television epic Roots, Monday, Feb. 11 through Friday, Fab. 15.

Girls' Talk: A Celebration of Breast Cancer Survivorship

Join Thelma D. Jones, survivor and community navigator, for an evening of sisterly love, care, and support with fellow survivors.This program, sponsored by the Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, will be held in the main meeting room.Refreshments, important health information and special giveaways will be offered!

Summer Youth Employment Program Sign-Up

The Mayor's 2013 Summer Youth Employment Program sign-up begins Friday, Jan. 25 at 12:15 p.m.

It's Time for Testing Right Here in Our Community!

HIV Testing and Blood Pressure Screening

Every Thursday, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., the Community Education Group will offer HIV testing and blood pressure screenings in their testing truck outside of the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Neighborhood Library.The first step toward a healthy lifestyle is knowledge. Come down to the library on Thursdays and arm yourself with knowledge!

School Science Projects

Science for Kids

Need fun and exciting science project experiments for kids? You've come to the right place: William O.

Relearn, Rethink, & Rewrite Your Personal Health

Join us as Dr. K. leads a series of personal health care education workshops in January and February in Meeting Room A. The sessions -- held on Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Feb. 21 and Feb. 28 -- will start at 6 p.m. and are 1.5 hours long. 

The Wall Street Journal Names Two Libraries Among 2012's Best-Designed Buildings

The District's new libraries stand out in their neighborhoods, and they continue to win praise nationally. The Wall Street Journal has recognized the William O. Lockridge/Bellevue and Francis A. Gregory libraries as two of the best designed buildings for 2012.