Neighborhood Library

Open Mic Night

Poetry Slam

Come celebrate National Poetry month with the library at our Open Mic Night on Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m.Perform your own original poetry pieces or borrow one from your favorite poet!The sign-up sheet and rules will be posted for all who want to participate.    

Children's Events in March

Celebrate Women's History Month, Spring, and Dr. Seuss's Birthday at Rosedale!

During the month of March, Rosedale is excited to share several special events and movie nights!

Author Dennean Handfield

Women's Author Series

Kicking off our Women's Author series, author Dennean Handfield will be at the Rosedale Neighborhood Library on Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m.

We Want More Mo!

Little fans show love for a favorite author at Rosedale Library

Beloved author Mo Willems celebrates his 46th birthday on Feb. 11. We, his fans, gathered together for a fun-filled birthday fete to honor him and some of his silly literary pals!

Promoting Peace...Each One Teach One

Drop by MLK Memorial Library to admire our collective exhibit!

During MLK Jr Week (Jan. 12-19), roughly 60 children and families took the time to decorate a peace symbol for our "Let's Promote Peace" mural and they read, discussed and signed our Peace Pledge scroll.

A Glorious Black History Month Kick-off at Rosedale!

Miner Elementary third-graders learn about Civil War and Civil Rights


Glorious March To Freedom: Civil War To Civil Rights

Join us for a Black History Month Kick-off Program!

The mission of the African American Civil War Museum is to preserve and tell the stories of the United States Colored Troops and African American involvement in the American Civil War.

Children's Events in February

Celebrate Black History Month, Valentine's Day and Mo Willems at Rosedale!

During the month of February, Rosedale is excited to share multiple special events and movie nights, and to introduce the Reel Reading Book Club!

DC Public Library Opens On Two-Hour Delay

Wednesday, Jan. 22

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

DC Public Library Closed Today

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

DC Public Library is closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.