Union Military Espionage and African Americans in the Civil War
On Saturday, February 25th, author Kenneth Daigler will discuss the important contributions of runaway slaves (considered "contraband of war"), slaves in place and free blacks to Union military intelligence.
Join us in the children's area for our brand new building brick program. Open to kids of all ages. We'll have both regular sized bricks for older children and big bricks for toddlers. Stop by on Tuesday, February 14th at 4:30 and show us how creative you can be.Check out some cool LEGO books the library has:
The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library recently welcomed Lt. Jack Adams and firefighters from DCFD Platoon #4. They were joined by over 150 very excited children from Oyster and John Eaton Elementary Schools.
February is Black History Month, and the Cleveland Park Library invites everyone to stop by the branch to admire the Freedom Quilt pieced together by our own Ms. Jackie, utilizing fabric drawings from the students of John Eaton Elementary School.
The Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library now offers a free, drop-in job seekers clinic from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month. Computers and staff assistance are available on a first-come, first served basis. How may we help you?
A reminder that the next four sessions in this series Learn to Meditate, led by the Sri Chinmoy Centre of Washington, D.C., will move to Thursday nights: January 26, February 2, February 9 and February 16 at 7 p.m.