Southwest
Neighborhood Library

The Southwest Library will close permanently on Saturday June 1, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. to allow for the construction of the new Southwest Library. The last day to place holds on items to pick up at Southwest Library will be Wednesday, May 22.
Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, May 20, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for fun songs, finger plays, baby bounces and rhymes as we work together to develop early literacy skills. Designed for children ages birth to 2 years and their caregivers. Playtime follows story time each week.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids

Arty Afternoons

Monday, May 20, 2019, 4:30 pm

Join us in the children's room for fun arts and crafts.  For children ages 4-12. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Preschool owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for books, songs, rhymes and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together. Playtime follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Wii controllers

Wii Club

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 4:30 pm

Children ages 4-12 are invited to play games on the Wii console.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Fancy Nancy: Best Reading Buddies

Reading Club

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children ages 4-12 are invited to drop in for independent or quiet partnered reading while enjoying a snack provided by the library.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Head talking clip art

Teen Chat

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 4:30 pm

Teens ages 13-19 are invited to meet for snacks and conversation. Questions? Call 202-724-4752.
Preschool owl

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:30 am

Join us for books, songs, rhymes and finger plays as we continue to strengthen early literacy skills while enjoying stories together. Playtime follows story time each week. Designed for children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Wii controllers

Wii Club

Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 4:30 pm

Children ages 4-12 are invited to play games on the Wii console.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691.
Fancy Nancy: Best Reading Buddies

Reading Club

Thursday, May 30, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children ages 4-12 are invited to drop in for independent or quiet partnered reading while enjoying a snack provided by the library.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
Head talking clip art

Teen Chat

Thursday, May 30, 2019, 4:30 pm

Teens ages 13-19 are invited to meet for snacks and conversation. Questions? Call 202-724-4752.

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