Petworth
Neighborhood Library

Takeout service available Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. Closed from 2 - 3 p.m.every day for sanitizing.

NBA Star Jeff Green Helps Kids with Summer Reading

Former Georgetown basketball star and current Boston Celtic Jeff Green traded his team jersey for a superhero costume at the Petworth Neighborhood Library last Friday.  Green was a special guest at “Create Your Own Superhero,” a library summer reading workshop.

Petworth Library Open

The Petworth Neighborhood Library is now open. 

Petworth Fiction Book Club

The Petworth Fiction Book Club will meet on Monday, August 15, at 7 p.m.  We are reading

Free Yoga Classes

Beginning this Saturday, August 6, Petworth Library will be hosting free beginning yoga classes twice a month at 11 a.m.  Mats will be provided.  Here are some books you may be interested in: Yoga for Emotional Balance

Family Story Time

Join us Saturday, August 13, at 10:30 a.m. in the children's programming room.We will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays and rhymes. All ages are welcome.

Rip This Runway

On S aturday, August 6, D.C.

Summer Is for Grilling

Looking for some new barbecuing ideas?  Intimidated by the whole idea of grilling?  Need some information before you buy a grill? Petworth Library has a display of books about grilling, including:

Brazil for Kids

Todo Bem? Todo Bom!Learn about Brazil with representatives from the Brazilian Embassy. Listen to Brazilian music.Each child will receive a copy of the book Brazil for Kids.Friday, July 22, at 2 p.m. Ages 6-12. 

Summer Reading, but Not for School

Looking for some great reads this summer?  Something different from what you usually read?  New authors?  Petworth Library has a display of some of the best books of the summer suggested by The Washington Post Book World.

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