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 are welcome. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.
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.
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.
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.
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 . . .
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 dclibrary.org/jobseekers.
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.
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.