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Deanwood Bookclub

Want to read new books, and make new friends? Want to join a premier club without velvet roped hype? Stop by and join the Deanwood Bookclub the second Tuesday of each month. For questions, contact Mr. Agarwalla at 202-698-1172.  Read on!


Intro to Research Databases

Have a research project? Want to read older magazine and newspaper articles? Stop by the library and learn more about our database resources. Get connected and stay connected!


Once Upon A Snowflake

Did you know that 'Frozen' was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Snow Queen'?

Before there was Elsa in Frozen, there was Hans Christian Andersen's Snow Queen.

Intro to News Databases

You still want to read all about it. No smarmy shock-jocks or professorial pundits splitting your ears for you. Just you and print journalism  - online that is. Stop by the Deanwood Library to learn more about news databases. All the News That’s Fit to... stop by the Library for. 

Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic

Too busy working a job to find a job? Too busy looking for work to stop by thelibrary during the week? We’re here to help. Drop by Deanwood Library for the Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic. Learn how to get the most out of your searching. You’ll be glad you did! 

The Nationals Visit the Library!

Four Nationals Players Swing by Four Neighborhood Libraries

Four members of the Washington Nationals team took a break from the diamond last Saturday, July 19 to visit four neighborhood libraries.The Anacostia, Deanwood, Mount Pleasant, and Tenley-Friendship Libraries hosted ballplayers 

Scott Hairston at Deanwood Library!

Meet the Nationals Outfielder on Saturday, July 19

Teen Movie Night @ Deanwood

This summer the Deanwood Neighborhood Library will be hosting Teen Movie Night! Every Tuesday we will be showing some of the latest movies in our branch! It will be FREE to all teens and there will be popcorn! All movie dates can be found in the calender (subject to change).

Legal Services: Dad Has Rights, Too

A father's rights are essentially the same as a mother's but sometimes men have difficulty exercising all their parental rights.Disputes over paternity, child support and custody can interfere with a dad's ability to play a full role in hi

5th Annual Tour de DCPL

Approximately 40 bicyclists participated in the 5th Annual Tour de DCPL, Saturday, May 17. The free, community bike ride highlights DC Public Libraries by riding between locations throughout the city.