Northwest One
Neighborhood Library

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.

Girls Rock! DC Instrument Share and Recruitment Fair

Come Rock Out at the Library

Please join us for a library instrument share on Saturday, May 1, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., courtesy of Girls Rock! DC. An instrument share is a way for kids to get their hands on electric + bass guitars, full drum sets, DJ equipment, keyboards and more!

Job Fair at the Library

Presented by Housing Opportunities Unlimited

Come meet employers who are currently hiring, get help with your résumé and job search, and even receive assistance with a personal professional makeover! The job fair is Friday, April 23, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the upstairs meeting rooms. Enjoy free snacks and door prizes. All are welcome to stop!

Barrage of DVDs Hits Northwest One

Get Them While They're Hot!

Today, much to the delight of the resident cinéastes at Northwest One, we received a box of seventy new DVDs!

Kurosawa Centennial

A Selection of Films

Japanese cinema meets Hollywood!  In honor of Akira Kurosawa's 100th birthday, Northwest One Library is screening an original film by the acclaimed Japanese filmmaker and two American film adaptations.