Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

Story Time Takes a Break

See You September 8!

There will be no Storytime at Northwest One on Wednesday August 25th or Wednesday September 1st. We look forward to seeing your bright and happy faces again on Wednesday September 8th.

The Farm at Walker-Jones

Taking Root Next to Northwest One

Our library is a part of the same complex as DCPS's Walker-Jones Education Campus, a Pre-K through 8th grade school.  Since we opened our doors eight months ago we have seen Walker-Jones staff and students come to the library every day - even over the Summer!  We love having a school so close to the library and we were very excited to hear about their newest proje

Teen Financial Literacy Seminars

Sign Up Today!

Are you a local 16- to 21-year-old who could use some money this summer? Sign up for the Financial Literacy for Teens Workshop Series and learn all about saving and managing your money! Free dinner is included with each workshop and Suntrust Bank offers a $200 savings account stipend upon completion of the series. Session 1: June 29, July 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 Graduation July 29, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Session 2: August 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, September 2, 7 Graduation September 9, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Graphic Content: A Panel Discussion

Meet Local Cartoonists, Comic Artists and Graphic Novelists

Join us Saturday June 26, at 1 p.m.

Take Control of Your Health

HIV Education Programs + Free Rapid Testing

Come by Northwest One Library for free educational programs on HIV/AIDS all week, culminating in free rapid testing this Saturday from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Library Temporarily Closed

This Thursday and Friday

We will be closed temporarily on Thursday, June 10, and Friday, June 11, for construction. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you need a library, both the Martin Luther King Jr. Library and Watha T.

Summer Reading Fun

Programs for Teens and Children

In addition to regular library programs, we have five awesome performers stopping into Northwest One in June. Please come by and check them out. Make sure to give us a call if you are bringing a group!Children's ProgramsMonday June 7 @ 4 p.m.

James Baldwin's "The Fire Next Time"

What happens after the revolution? You have ousted your oppressors, and now you hold the power. What will you do with it? How will you rule those who have ruled you?

Come Ride the Tour de DCPL

Making a Stop at Northwest One

Planning on participating in Bike to Work Day May 21st? Then why not Bike to Your Library on May 22nd! Join us this Saturday for the Tour de DCPL and explore D.C. through your libraries! The Tour de DCPL is a library-oriented bicycle ride of downtown D.C., stopping at five DC Public Libraries.

House of M.

Making Sense of M. Day

Superheroes aren't supposed to die. They're not supposed to lose their powers and get old like the rest of us. They're supposed to win and keep winning.