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NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate program

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 11:45 am

The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate program is now being offered at the Northeast Neighborhood Library! Here you will:  Learn Basic Digital Literacy Skills Assess Your Digital Literacy Skills Earn Your NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment (NDLA) Certificate
Pizza Party

End of School Pizza Party!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 3:30 pm

You've finally made it! Another school year has come to a close, and we here at the Northeast Library know how hard you've worked all year. That's why we want to invite you to come celebrate, relax, and kick off the summer with pizza and a movie on Wednesday, June 14 at 3:30 p.m. downstairs in the big meeting room! Snacks and drinks provided as well!
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Divorce 101: Everything you Need to Survive Your Split

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 6:30 pm

Does the thought of divorce leave you feeling scared and anxious? Join us for this two-hour session presented by Martha Bodyfelt, CDC Certified Divorce Coach. You will learn how to prepare and organize for divorce, decrease your stress, and avoid the most common divorce mistakes so you can navigate divorce with clarity and confidence. Learn more on the "Surviving Your Split" website.
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Lego Club

Get brains thinking and fingers building with the Northeast Library Lego Club! We'll have challenges and free play to get the ideas flowing! For ages 5 - 12. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Northeast Library. 
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Author Roxane Gay @ All Souls Church

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Author Roxane Gay will be in conversation with Alicia Montgomery, editorial director, WAMU. Join DC Public Library for a night of insight and discussion with this prolific author and modern female voice.
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App and Tech Help

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join us at Northeast Neighborhood Library for a monthly App and portable devices workshop. We will help you with questions about your portable devices and share useful tips about apps and other software features. This class is designed for seniors, but all are welcome.  
Block Party

3rd Annual Neighborhood Block Party

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon celebrating the Summer Reading theme of Build a Better World! This year's party will feature games, snacks (slushies!!), surprises, music performances, and more.   Open to all ages. From 1 - 4 p.m. in front of the library on 7th Street NE. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Northeast Library.   P.S. Do you have some old puzzles you no longer use? Maybe you'd like one of ours? Look for the Puzzle Swap table at the Block Party.
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eBooks Basics

Want to read anywhere on your mobile device? Eager to listen to your favorite book? Having trouble navigating OverDrive? This one-hour class will show you the basics of how to download eBooks and audioBooks from OverDrive using the OverDrive app. Bring your device with you.  Registration required. Call 202-698-0058 or speak to the librarian at the Adult Reference Desk on the 1st floor to sign up. Class is limited to 5 participants.  
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Shakespeare for the Young

Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 1:00 pm

Shakespeare for the Young is a company of puppeteers and designers dedicated to bringing the Bard's stories and poetry to young audiences through the medium of puppets. They will be performing a show based on the fairy story from William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.  The goal of the show is to provide children with a fun, interactive cultural experience that will encourage language growth, risk-taking, creativity, and empathy for others.
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History Book Club

Monday, July 10, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join our monthly History Book Club as we "build a better world" for our summer reading program. We'll be discussing The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by David McCullough.