Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

jobseekers

Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Monday, July 23, 2018, 10:00 am

Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one on one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to learn more about any legal barriers to employment you may have that an attorney might be able to help you resolve.
Friday Films

Preschool Movie Time

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 11:00 am

Weekly Scholastic Storybook Treasures for ages 3-7. All programs are free and open to the public.

Family Story Time

Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 6:00 pm

Looking for a fun, family oriented  story time? Look no further. Children and their families are encouraged to join us for a lively story time in the library. Every Tuesday at 6 p.m., come prepared to listen to a story and have fun. All ages welcome.

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups 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. All programs are free and open to the public.

Bubbles Mania

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 11:30 am

Learn how to make homemade bubble solutions at the Dorothy I. Height Library. For ages 3-12. All programs are free and open to the public.
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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment - Practice Session

Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 12:30 pm

The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills. This 1.5-hour practice session will allow you to prepare for the proctored sessions of the NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment to earn a NDLA Certificate. However, certificates are not awarded during this practice session.  Seats are limited to six customers and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  

Pajama Story Time

Thursday, July 26, 2018, 6:00 pm

Story time fun for the entire family, join us for an evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-40-minute evening programs, designed to delight children of all ages, are filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination. This program is free and open to the public.
Yoga

Summer Challenge Yoga

Saturday, July 28, 2018, 10:00 am

This summer, join us for free yoga at the library with Om Shanti Yoga, a 60-minute Vinyasa Yoga flow that includes restorative meditation and Pranayama breathing. Class is suitable for all levels and includes a soulful rhythmic playlist.   

Super Sundays Movie Matinee

Sunday, July 29, 2018, 2:00 pm

The feature movie will be kids' choice. The children will have the opportunity to vote on the movie selection for Sunday. For ages 5-12. All programs are free and open to the public.
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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 12:30 pm

The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills. A photo ID will be required to log on, and a passing score of 85 percent on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this two-hour proctored session. Seats are limited to six customers and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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