Neighborhood Library

Starting Sept. 7, the Rosedale Library, located at 1701 Gales St. NE, will be closed while the DC Department of General Services repairs the HVAC system. We expect to reopen the library on Oct. 4. During this closure, customers can visit Northeast Library, 330 7th St. NE, or the Benning Library, 3935 Benning Road NE. In addition, holds placed for the Rosedale Library will be available for pickup at the Northeast Library.

Open House Celebration

Saturday, Oct. 20

Celebrate the opening of the new Rosedale Library.10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Face Painting12 p.m. Special Story Time with Master Griot Baba-C for All Ages 1 p.m. Spooky Craft ActivityRefreshments and fun prizes while they last.

Opening Rosedale's Doors

We are excited to open our newest library -- on Oct. 18, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. The library will be part of the new Rosedale Community Center.Your new 5,000-square-foot library will include: Separate spaces for adults, teens and children.15,000 new books DVDs and other library materials.26 computers (including 4 Macs for teens and 4 for children).Early literacy station for young children.Comfortable lounge seating.Come join us and explore your new space!