Cleveland Park
Interim Library

Since 1851: 160 Years of Scholarship and Achievement in the Nation’s Capital

Author Talk

Please join us on Thursday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. for a historical look at the District of Columbia and public higher education.

Chess is Back!

Wednesdays at 4 p.m.

We are pleased to announce the return of our chess program!Beginning on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 4 p.m., we will have an instructor on hand every Wednesday afternoon from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. to teach children of all ages how to play chess. Come and join the fun!This program is made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Cleveland Park Library.

The Devil in History: Communism, Facism, and Some Lessons of the Twentieth Century

Author Talk

Please join us at the library on Tuesday, Nov.13, at 7 p.m. as University of Maryland Professor Vladimir Tismaneanu discusses his most recent book, The Devil in History

October Fiber Arts Workshop

Fingerloop Braiding

The next Cleveland Park Fiber Arts Workshop will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.

Kids Euro Festival: Mister Crobs the Magician

As part of the 2012 Kids Euro Festival, the Cleveland Park Library is proud to present Mister Crobs the Magician! Brought to us by the French Embassy, this funny magic and clown show will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 11 a.m.

Job Seekers Clinic

Next Session: Wednesday, Oct. 3

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic is held on the first Wednesday of the month, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.Get one-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search, including creating an email account, writing a resume, working on an online application and more.   

Staff Recommends...

'The River of Doubt' by Candice Millard

The patron returning The River of Doubt by Candice Millard, commented that the book was very engrossing and “read like a novel.” Having recently read

Ethical Dilemmas Reading Group Continues

'The Handmaid's Tale'

Join us on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m.

'Louise Penny's Still Life'

Mystery Book Club Selection for October

On Oct.

Meet the Staff!

David Belsky, Library Technician

David Belsky is a former library volunteer who joined the Cleveland Park Library staff after serving as a correspondence analyst and an editorial assistant in the Clinton Administration.  David thoroughly enjoys the rapport with our customers, and appreciates how they have helped him become more outgoing than he was when h