Neighborhood Library

Petworth Library will open at 1 p.m. today.

Digital Photo Club

Framing Photos

Digital Photo Club meetingSunday, Jan. 51:30 p.m.Join Petworth's Digital Photo Club!  Each month we will discuss some aspect of photo composition. We are open to amateur photographers of all skill, experience, and equipment levels.

Holiday Pop-Up Cards

 Petworth children had fun creating pop-up cards on Dec. 18.

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.