Neighborhood Library

Yoga Warriors by Beryl Bender Birch

Gentle Yoga

Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

Please join instructor Elizabeth Tseng for Gentle Yoga on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. starting on August 8.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time:

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:542892/ada?qu=emperor+of+ocean+park&te=ILS&rt=false%7C%7C%7CTITLE%7C%7C%7CTitle

The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

Please join DC Reads for the second book in the series of novels set in Washington DC. The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter will be discussed on August 24 at 4 pm.
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Computer Basics for Seniors

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 10:00 am

Join us in the Lamond-Riggs Library Conference Room on Saturdays from July 8 - August 26 to learn the basics of computers including creating and using an email account.    First session is 10 - 11:30 a.m.  Second session is 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Limit of seven (7) students per session.    
Madame President by Helene Cooper

Reading the World Book Club: Madame President by Helene Cooper

Monday, August 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

Please join the Reading the World Book Club members to discuss Madame President by Helene Cooper.
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Step Afrika! Step Xplosion 2017 in Your Neighborhood

Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 10:30 am

Please join us as Step Afrika! reads, combining the fun of reading, exercise and creative movement for preschoolers. 
DC Shorts

DC Shorts - Family Showcase

Saturday, September 9, 2017, 12:30 pm

Saturday, September 9 at 12:30 p.m. This showcase runs approximately 45 minutes and includes all of the films listed on the page. These films are appropriate for children aged 8+. A parents' guide with discussion ideas may be downloaded from and will also be available at the Library.
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Back To School - Educators' Night

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 5:30 pm

Parents, Caregivers and Teachers stop in and meet your partners in literacy and become familiar with your neighborhood library.   We will offer orientation tours, information on arranging class visits, literacy initiatives, and more. There will be lots of giveaways! Come Early for best selection - Posters, Games, Books  
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Saturday Family Fun

Saturday, September 16, 2017, 11:00 am

Back to School Crafts: Come to the library to make and decorate your own school supplies. Craft supplies provided.  Ages 5+
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Lamond-Riggs Library Community Meeting

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join your friends and neighbors to learn about plans to rebuild the Lamond-Riggs Library. Learn about the project timeline and process for community engagement.