Petworth
Neighborhood Library

story time

Outdoor Story Time

Saturday, July 31, 2021, 10:30 am

Come enjoy songs and stories with your little ones at this family event. We will meet on the library's patio by the sidewalk on the Upshur Street side of the building. Space is limited and the event is open on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that we will not provide chairs. Also, for safety reasons we ask that attendees wear masks and observe social distancing. In the case of inclement weather the event will be cancelled. We are really glad to welcome you back to the library!
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DC Writes! A Petworth Writers Workshop

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library's writers workshops are made up of people from a variety of backgrounds and writing levels: beginners, veteran wordsmiths and emeriti. We write creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry and scripts.
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This is My Story: Memoir Writing at the Petworth Writers' Workshops

Monday, April 12, 2021, 10:00 am

Join Petworth Library for our new virtual writing program, This is My Story. Have you ever wanted to write a memoir? Is there something you've always wanted to say, but are afraid to say? Join us as we explore the craft of writing memoirs and learn from other memoir writers the best way to take from our own memories—our own stories—and put them to paper. 
story time

Outdoor Story Time

Saturday, August 14, 2021, 10:30 am

Come enjoy songs and stories with your little ones at this family event. We will meet on the library's patio by the sidewalk on the Upshur Street side of the building. Space is limited and the event is open on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that we will not provide chairs. Also, for safety reasons we ask that attendees wear masks and observe social distancing. In the case of inclement weather the event will be cancelled. We are really glad to welcome you back to the library!
Picture of a writer

DC Writes! A Petworth Writers Workshop

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library's writers workshops are made up of people from a variety of backgrounds and writing levels: beginners, veteran wordsmiths and emeriti. We write creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry and scripts.
Picture of a fountain pen

This is My Story: Memoir Writing at the Petworth Writers' Workshops

Monday, April 26, 2021, 10:00 am

Join Petworth Library for our new virtual writing program, This is My Story. Have you ever wanted to write a memoir? Is there something you've always wanted to say, but are afraid to say? Join us as we explore the craft of writing memoirs and learn from other memoir writers the best way to take from our own memories—our own stories—and put them to paper. 
story time

Outdoor Story Time

Saturday, August 28, 2021, 10:30 am

Come enjoy songs and stories with your little ones at this family event. We will meet on the library's patio by the sidewalk on the Upshur Street side of the building. Space is limited and the event is open on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that we will not provide chairs. Also, for safety reasons we ask that attendees wear masks and observe social distancing. In the case of inclement weather the event will be cancelled. We are really glad to welcome you back to the library!
Picture of a writer

DC Writes! A Petworth Writers Workshop

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library's writers workshops are made up of people from a variety of backgrounds and writing levels: beginners, veteran wordsmiths and emeriti. We write creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry and scripts.
Picture of a fountain pen

This is My Story: Memoir Writing at the Petworth Writers' Workshops

Monday, May 10, 2021, 10:00 am

Join Petworth Library for our new virtual writing program, This is My Story. Have you ever wanted to write a memoir? Is there something you've always wanted to say, but are afraid to say? Join us as we explore the craft of writing memoirs and learn from other memoir writers the best way to take from our own memories—our own stories—and put them to paper. 
story time

Outdoor Story Time

Come enjoy songs and stories with your little ones at this family event. We will meet on the library's patio by the sidewalk on the Upshur Street side of the building. Space is limited and the event is open on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that we will not provide chairs. Also, for safety reasons we ask that attendees wear masks and observe social distancing. In the case of inclement weather the event will be cancelled. We are really glad to welcome you back to the library!

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