Neighborhood Library

The Palisades Neighborhood library closed on Saturday, March 4, 2017 for renovation (estimated re-opening in late Fall 2017).

Craft Club

Ages 8-12

Join us for Craft Club and make creative greeting cards for the holiday season!We'll be crafting on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 3:15-5 p.m.Ages 8-12 welcome.Looking for some inspiration?  Here are a few great places to look!

Create a Holiday Stocking

If you've ever thought about learning how to sew (but didn't know how start), Pop-up Sewing Project with Chris Cooper is for you. On Saturday, Dec. 7 at 10 a.m., learn the basics of sewing by operating a sewing machine to make a Holiday Stocking. All supplies provided. Makes a great gift for any occasion.

Craft Club (ages 8-12)

Make Your Own Gift Wrap!

Wrap all of your gifts in your own unique print by creating your own wrapping paper!Be ready to celebrate the holidays and wrap your gifts in style.Join us for Craft Club on Tuesday, Nov. 26 3:15-5 p.m. and get crafting!For ages 8-12.

Hunger Games Party and Movie! (ages 12-18)

Can't get enough Hunger Games? In anticipation of Catching Fire arriving in movie theaters, celebrate everything Hunger Games!  Join us after school for games, snacks, and prizes.  Stay late for a screening of The Hunger Games movie (rated PG-13).

Global Lens Film 2013 Series

" Parade"

Join us to view the film, Parade, on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m.In exchange for wedding planning expertise, a macho Serbian crime boss, Limun, forms an alliance with gay activists.  He recruits a group of Balkan war buddies to provide protection for their planned Pride march. 

Kids Euro Festival

Special Performance at Palisades Library

Kids Euro Festival is a month-long festival of European arts and culture that presents more than 200 free activities to metro-area families. Performances, concerts, workshops, movies, storytelling, puppetry, dance, magic, cinema...

History of the Palisades

A Talk by Alice Fales Stewart

Please join us on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. for a talk by Alice Fales Stewart.A longtime resident of the Palisades, Ms. Stewart wrote a book entitled, Palisades of Washington, D.C., in 2005.

'Why We Broke Up' by Daniel Handler

Do you remember your first love? The good times, the feeling that nothing could go wrong? Do you remember its fragility and the fear it may all fall to pieces? Most importantly, do you remember what happened when it ended?

Palisades Library New Hours Celebration

Palisades Village House Tour

Come to the Palisades Library new hours grand opening Sunday, Oct. 6 between the hours of 1 and 5 p.m. Palisades Village will highlight their House Tour coming up on Saturday, Oct. 19. They will also provide information about their organization's "Neighbor Helping Neighbor" program. We hope to see you there. 

'The Boy Who Climbed into the Moon' by David Almond

Young Paul from the basement apartment has just let a strange idea fall out of his mouth. He thinks the moon might be a great big hole in the sky and not a moon at all.