Neighborhood Library

January Teen Programs

Teen GamingMonday, Jan. 6 at 4 p.m. Teens, you are invited to come and get your game on. Whether you like video games or board games, this is your time to make new friends, show off your gaming skills, and have fun.Juegos para AdolescentesLunes, 6 de enero a 4 p.m. 

Universal Children's Day

The United Nations' (UN) Universal Children's Day, which was established in 1954, is celebrated on Nov. 20 each year to promote international togetherness and awareness among children worldwide.

Nuevos Programas @ Petworth

Viniendo En Enero

Este es tu año! Vengan y den un vistazo a varios programas del 2014 diseñados pensando en usted.La Biblioteca de Petworth quiere comenzar a ofrecer programas en español para adolescentes y necesitamos su ayuda. Exhortamos sus sugerencias para programas futuros. Todas sus ideas son bienvenidos y agradecidas. 

December Teen Programs

Holiday PartyTuesday, Dec. 3 at 4 p.m.Teens are invited to come enjoy a good movie, a mini hot chocolate bar, and make holiday origami gifts and decorations. Open Mic NightTuesday, Dec. 10 at 4 p.m.

Read Your Favorite Movie

Books made into movies and more!

It’s no secret that many Hollywood movies come straight from the pages of books, quite literally. Many classic movies came from equally classic books, and a glance at the “What’s Playing Now” list for any local theater or even the television schedule will have at least one thing based on a book.

December Adult Programs

 Jobseekers’ Drop-in ClinicEvery Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. One-on-one help for jobseekers including help job searching, formatting resumes and more. 


Test your skills or learn for the first time!

Come one, come all! Whether you have never played chess or know all the best strategies, all are welcome.Learn how to play and share your insights into this classic game of strategy and cunning.At Petworth Library, we will be hosting a chess program on Sunday, Nov. 24 from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m.

November Teen Programs

Mini ZineWednesday, Nov. 13 @ 4 p.m.Celebrate National Novel Writing Month by creating your own mini magazine. Use your mini zine as the foundation for your next graphic or written novel. International Games DaySaturday, Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. 

Happy Halloween!

Almost 200 of our friends came to Petworth Library to celebrate Halloween.