Cleveland Park
Interim Library

Announcing our Winners!

Third Annual Cleveland Park Library Haiku Contest

The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library is pleased to announce the winners of our 2012 Haiku Contest. Once again, many wonderful poems were submitted and it was challenging to choose just one favorite in each of our three categories. Here is the first, from our children's division:    The ball hits a bat    Crack, it flies through the air fast

¡Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés!

El Día de los Niños / El Día de los Libros

In honor of El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day) we will be hosting a special musical celebration at the Cleveland Park Library! Join us on Tuesday, April 24 at 1 p.m. for a bilingual English-Spanish performance featuring songs, dance and drumming. All ages are welcome!

New Children's Books

New books! New books!                                                       

Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

Selection for May

Join us on Thursday, May 3, for a discussion of James Lee Burke's, The Glass Rainbow, the 18th book in the Dave Robicheaux series.

Third Annual Haiku Poetry Contest

Submit your original poem by April 27

Submit your original Haiku poem on the contest entry form, available at the circulation desk.

Domestication and Evolution

How We All Got This Way

On Thursday, April 26, at 6:30 p.m., the Cleveland Park Library will host a discussion of the process of domestication beginning in the Neolithic period.

Mystery Book Club Skypes with Author!

The Mystery Book Club had an exciting first at its April meeting.

Early Stages

Monday, April 9 at 10:30AM

We are pleased to announce that starting in April, on the second Monday of the month, a representative from Early Stages will available after our 10 a.m. story time to talk informally with parents and provide information about the Early Stages program. Early Stages is a D.C. Public Schools program for children between the ages of 2 years 8 months and 5 years 10 months to help parents identify any delays that their child may have and provide appropriate services to help address those delays.

All That Jazz Performance

Wilson High School Jazz Chorus and Band (New Date, April 20th)

April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and to celebrate we are hosting an afternoon with the always fabulous Wilson High School Jazz Choir and Band.Kids of all ages are encouraged to join us on Friday, April 20, at 1 p.m. for songs and stories about jazz.