Neighborhood Library

50th Anniversary Balloons

Palisades Library Celebrates 50 Years!

From a one-room school house in 1928 to the current location in 1964

Celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Enjoy special performances by Barefoot Puppets at 10:30 a.m., Sherier Mountain Boys at 1 p.m. and the Palisades Community Band at 3 p.m. Technology demonstrations, giveaways, and refreshments will be available during the event. 

Barrier and Freedom

The Creative Juices Workshop

The Creative Juices Writing Workshop group (CJWW) invites you to an evening of sharing peotry and prose. For two years, CJWW met twice a month at the Georgetown Library under the direction of Ginger Ingalls to compose a compiliation of poetry and prose called Barrier and Freedom which was published by DC Public Library in 2014.

The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die

The Small Talk Book Club

'The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die'

If you believe that to feel well and be happy, one must develop a degree of self-awareness and that learning is a lifelong process, you will find The Small Talk Book Club at Palisades Library riveting!   This month, we’re reading The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die by John Izzo. 

Purple Ribbion for October is Domestic Violence Month

My Sister's Place

Dedicated to empowering survivors of domestic violence

One in four women will experience domestic violence at some point in her life. October is National Domestice Violence Awareness Month.  Join us Thursday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. for a presentation by Jazmin Albarran, an Outreach Coordinator for My Sister's Place. Jazmin Albarran will speak about how to avoid domestic violence and how to get out of a violent relationships. Learn how to help someone who is in a violent relationship get out alive.

Teen Movie Night

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. On Oct. 8, come watch a movie about the effects of bullying. 

Teen Cafe: Homework Help

Math homework got you stumped? Don't have any earthly idea how to spell logorrhea

Game On! Teen Game Time

Want to beat your friends at your favorite games?

Teen Movie Night

Oct. 1 is actress Julie Andrews' birthday. Come celebrate by watching a movie featuring her voice-acting.

Return of Family Movie Sing-Alongs!

On the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m., please join us to view movie musicals, with lyrics up on the screen so everyone can sing along!

Celebrate DC Fashion Week with Jewelry Making

DC Fashion Week has officially begun! Visit the Palisades Library for some of your very own fashionable fun with a jewelry-making craft!