Neighborhood Library

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!)

Dig Into Reading

Drawing Winners

As part of the Library's summer reading program, Dig Into Reading, children 12 and younger read a minimum of 8 hours (ages 6-12) or completed a minimum of 8 tasks (ages birth-5), based on their age group. The names of children who completed the requirements of their age group were entered into drawings on Aug. 24. 

Banned Books Week

Classic Books in Film

 As part of Banned Book Week, join us in celebrating classic books that were challenged or banned, in film.                                                                                

Cover and Decorate Your Textbook

Saturday, Sept. 21

Put a personal touch on all your textbooks while keeping the book itself like new.  Make covers for your new textbooks and decorate them. Colored paper, pencils, markers and more will be available.The fun begins at 2 p.m. and is open to all ages!

Movie Night

Young Adult

Wednesday, Sept. 4

Sing, Talk and Read (STAR) at Rosedale

NOTE: This program has been canceled. 

Summer Reading Finale Party

Come Celebrate the Completion of Summer Reading

Summer Reading ends August 24.  Join us on Aug. 14, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for our last evening Summer Reading program featuring storytelling, games, crafts, refreshments and more.All ages.