Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

High Noon Book Club

High Noon Book Club read Gather Together in My Name by Maya Angelou on October 5, 2009.We had a wonderful discussion: eating, drinking and laughing.Come join us on November 2, 2009 @ 12 noon to discuss Practicing What You Preach by Vanessa Davis Griggs.

Wii Gaming Nights for Teens

Hey teens! Need a study break? Washington Highlands is now hosting a Wii Gaming Night, every Tuesday from 6 pm to 7 pm. Bring your friends, and enjoy great minigames like boxing, baseball, table tennis, and hockey! Got a game that we don't have? You can bring in your own Wii games to share with the group.We look forward to seeing you Tuesday nights!

Read Articles from the Minority Presses

This database provides full-text coverage of more than 250 publications from the ethnic and minority press. The collection totals over one million newspaper, magazine, and journal articles and includes the Baltimore Jewish Times, Asianweek from San Francisco, El Mundo from Oakland and Black Enterprise from New York. Coverage dates back to 1990.

Research Health and Wellness

The Health and Wellness Resource Center has information about diseases and conditions, and drugs and herbal remedies. Whether you’re researching acne, obesity, AIDS or menopause, you can find information here.

D.C. Checks Out Fiction

Find Out What the Rest of the City Is Reading

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Double Cross by James Patterson The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon Playing for Pizza by John Grisham You’ve Been Warned by James Patterson Waking With Enemies by Eric Jerome Dickey