Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Recipes

The Thanksgiving holiday is just around the corner. Create a family tradition this year by introducing a new dish from one of these festive cookbooks, e-books or DVDs.

Halloween Popping, Watching and Having a Good Time

What's Fun To Do Before Halloween

Looking for Halloween-themed suggestions?Come on over to William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library and join us for a celebration of fun things to do like popping popcorn and watching scary movies. Children can make funny Halloween picture frames to take home.

High Noon Book Club and DC Reads Presents:

'Reading Lolita in Tehran' by Azar Nafisi

On Nov. 5 at 12 p.m., The High Noon Book Club will read and discuss Reading Lolita in Tehran.

Let's Talk About HIV: What's New and What's Not

Teens, adults and seniors, please join us for an engaging discussion on HIV Oct. 11 in the main meeting room at 6:30 p.m.During our discussion, we will: • Facilitate a conversation about HIV transmission, testing and care;• Tell stories about people's experiences in the community;• Provide resources for prevention and care; and• Discuss how poverty and racism promote HIV.

Obesity and Healthy Eating Workshop with Jennifer Folliard

Join us for an enlightening program on healthy eating on Sept. 27 at 6 p.m.The program will be in the main meeting room and will include:

Presenting: Free Computer Training

Classes for Adults, Seniors Start Sept. 17

PC for BeginnersMonday/Wednesday1 p.m.-3 p.m.PC for Beginners for SeniorsMonday/Wednesday10 p.m.-12 p.m.Office TrackMonday/Wednesday3:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.To register, call ByteBack at 202-529-3395, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Bellevue's High Noon Book Club

"Silenced" by Kia Dupree

Silenced is the story is of Tinka Hampton's all-too-real world.  Her mother, Nicola, has lost her job and is struggling to stop her family's fall into poverty.  With her sons turning to drug dealing --and worse -- Nicola wants better things for her daughter. Yet, the more pressure she puts on Tinka to do everything right, the more she drives her away . . .

Bellevue Job Seekers Clinic

Need help with your job search process? Drop in for personalized help with job seeking skills, every Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Get help with:Creating an email account;Searching for jobs online;Filling out an online application;Preparing your resume;Finding useful books and other resource materials;and more!For additional information, call 202-243-1186 or visit

Hands-On Computer Workshop

Wednesday September 12, 2012 1:00pm-3:30pm

Learn basic computer skills, gain an understanding of health literacy, learn to use government-sanctioned medical websites and how to find health information online.This 2.5-hour workshop will be conducted by P. I. Advocates International Inc., a community education nonprofit. Seniors are welcome.Questions? Call us at 202-243-1186.  

Teen Movie Night

Teens -- Are you bored, tired and don't know what to do before going back to school? Grab some friends and a neighbor and come to the Bellevue Library to watch a movie. You can even rate us on our selections.If you have a hankering for more or other movies, choose one to your liking from our collection to take home.