Benning (Dorothy I. Height) Neighborhood Library

Benning Library is open on Veterans Day (observed), Nov. 10 along with seven other libraries (Mt. Pleasant, Georgetown, Tenley-Friendship, Petworth, Woodridge, Shaw, Anacostia). All other branches are closed. More information at http://www.dclibrary.org/holidaysopen.
A- Step Tutoring

A-Step Tutoring

Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 4:45 pm

Trouble in class? Get free help today! A-Step (After School Tutoring & Enrichment Program) provides educators who are available to tutor students K-12 while addressing  a variety of academic needs. Stop by after school and enhance your education.This program is Free and open to the public.
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 6:00 pm

Every Tuesday at 6 p.m., please join us to share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 12 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. This 30-40 minute program is designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations, and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. This program is free and open to the public
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Baby-Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 1:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users. These 20-30 minutes story times introduce books, songs, rhymes and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to two years old.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be on a lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program.  This program is free and open to the public.
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Unlocking Employment: Job Seekers Legal Clinic

Monday, November 27, 2017, 10:00 am

Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve.
Spanish Story Time

Calling All Preschool Readers

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 10:30 am

Calling all readers ages 3-5! Do you like stories? Grab your grown up and pay us a visit.  Be advised: This program may expose the reader in you!  The 30-40 minute reading programs are designed to promote language and listening skills.  Join us and exercise your mind with stories and activities that spark the imagination and arouse curiosity. This program is free and open to the public. SEE YOU THERE!

Movie & Chill

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 5:00 pm

Hey Teens, it's time to relax! Join your friends for a movie and popcorn See you there! FREE Ages 13 to 19
Come knit, crochet and stitch with friends.

Cotton Club

Saturday, December 2, 2017, 2:00 pm

Come knit, crochet and stitch with friends. Share what you’ve learned and also learn from others. For all ages and all levels. Bring your own materials. Coffee and tea provided.  This program is free and open to all.    
Join us for coffee and conversation. Meet library          employees and other customers who enjoy the library. Talk about personal interests or  current  events. This program is for adults.  We’re looking forward to meeting you.

Coffee & Conversation

Friday, December 8, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us for Coffee and Conversation. Meet library employees and other customers who enjoy the library. Talk about personal interests or current events. This program is  free and open to the public for adults. We looking forward to meeting you.    
Twisty Paint Night

Twisty Paint Night

Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 5:00 pm

How does the night sky look to you? Come and express your creativity while embracing the challenge. Light refreshments will be served. FREE Ages 13-19

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