Deanwood
Neighborhood Library

The Deanwood Library is closed today due to high temperatures in the building.
CR Gibbs

CR Gibbs Summer Lecture Series

Thursday, August 1, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join author, C.R. Gibbs for his Summer Lecture Series at the Deanwood Neighborhood Library. The award-winning historian, humanities scholar and exhibitor of artifacts has appeared at DC Public Library since 1989. He has spoken at the Smithsonian's Anacostia Museum, Arena Stage, colleges/universities and other venues locally, nationally and internationally.
Creative Movement Storytime

Toddler Dance Party - Get Your Groove On!

Friday, August 2, 2019, 10:30 am

Like to shake an egg? Clap to the beat? Wave a scarf? Move your feet? It’s time for Music and Movement, enjoying favorite tunes and discovering new songs and instruments. Drop in for a lively morning of movement as we sing, move, listen and play with simple instruments and get our groove on.
funny Sun

FriYAY!

Friday, August 2, 2019, 12:00 pm

Come and enjoy some afternoon fun to kick off the weekend. Starting at noon, watch films with friends or meet new ones at the Deanwood Library.  Break out your competitive spirit and critical thinking with all types of gaming. Celebrate FriYAY!  Open to all ages.
Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library

Monday, August 5, 2019, 10:00 am

Come to Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library. Meet special guest speakers and use this opportunity to discuss concerns and opportunities for the neighborhood. Get to know your neighborhood and meet your neighbors in a friendly setting.    Snacks provided.  
Technology Tomorrow

Technology Tomorrow

Monday, August 5, 2019, 11:30 am

Having a tough time getting friends and family to teach you to use the computer or scan and print a document?  Forgot your email password, your user name and just can’t seem to get past the red lines on the form for your resume? 
Teens Talking

Teen Talk - Coffee & Conversation for Teens

Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 6:00 pm

Come to Teen Talk - a teen version of Coffee and Conversation at Deanwood Neighborhood Library. Meet special guests and use this opportunity to discuss concerns and opportunities with other teens from high schools throughout the city and the Deanwood neighborhood. Get to know other teens, meet and talk about topics of interests in a friendly setting.
Chess pieces on a chess board

Learn Chess

Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 6:00 pm

It's your move! Learn to play chess, improve your game, or practice your moves with other players.   Recommended for families and all ages. 

Pajama Story Time

Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 7:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-40-minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Shakespeare for the Young

Shakespeare For The Young

Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 10:30 am

Shakespeare For The Young is a company of puppeteers and designers dedicated to bringing Shakespeare's stories and poetry to young audiences through the medium of puppets. Their mission is to bring Shakespeare's poetry and wisdom to children and families.  
preschool owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your little ones. Children and their caregivers will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-to-40-minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.  Recommended for children ages 3 to 5.

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