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.

Winnie the Pooh Day at Rosedale

Winnie the Pooh is one of the most popular children's characters in the world. On Jan. 18, his creator, A.A. Milne, would have been 132. To celebrate his birthday, Rosedale is having a special Winnie the Pooh day, with a movie, crafts, and some crafts to take home.

Bedtime Story Carols

Jingle all the way to Rosedale Library on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.!

Jump into your jammies and join us as we jingle on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. for an evening of holiday stories, carols, and movement prior to bedtime.Bedtime Story Carols is engaging program for children ages birth through 7 years. We will meet in the Children's Picture Book area.

New Children's Books at Rosedale Library

During the first two weeks of December, Rosedale added many great children's books to its collection!Below are just a few of the new books.

Teen Advisory Group

TAG!!! You're IT

 What is TAG? Teen Advisory Group (TAG) are youth that plan creative library programs and make a difference in the community. 

Celebrate the Holidays at Rosedale!

To celebrate the holidays, Rosedale will be showing several holiday-themed movies and offering special craft nights during December!

Showing: 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving'

A Movie Special With Crafts

To celebrate Thanksgiving, Rosedale will be showing the Peanuts special A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (rated PG) at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26.

Celebrate Robert Louis Stevenson's Birthday!

A Pirate-Themed Sunday with a Movie and Stories

When you picture a pirate, do you imagine one with a peg leg and a parrot on his shoulder? When you make a treasure map, do you know that "X marks the spot"?

Summer Reading Program Winners

Washington Nationals Tickets Winners

With help and support from Chipotle, Friends of the Library, Washington Nationals, and Rosedale Recreation Center, we signed up more than 350 teens for the 2013 Summer Reading program!

Kids Halloween Week!

Celebrating Halloween at Rosedale

Happy Halloween!Starting Monday Oct. 28, Rosedale Neighborhood Library will be celebrating the holiday with several special events.On Monday, children can enjoy a special Halloween-themed storytime at 10 a.m. In the afternoon at 4 p.m., kids can decorate and take home cookies. (There is a limited availability on cookies!)