Neighborhood Library

Summer Reading Winner

Beats By Dre Winner

Congratulations Phillip! He is one of the winners of Beats by Dre headphones.Phillip was able to win these headphones by participating in summer reading.Would you like to get in on the action? Join us next year for summer reading and you too could win a fabulous prize!

Recognizing Banned Books Week

Book Discussion, Saturday, Sept. 28th

You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Library's monthly book discussion. Just read a banned or challenged book (or two) of your choice, and come to talk and learn about intellectual freedom issues.

Frederick Douglass in Washington, D. C.

The Lion of Anacostia

You are cordially invited to attend the October Book Discussion at the Southwest Library at 1 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 26. 

August Computer Classes

Thursdays from 10 a.m.-12 noon

You are cordially invited to attend Thursday morning computer tutorials at the Southwest Library. Each session offers an in-depth opportunity to learn a different set of computer related skills. August sessions include:

Job Seekers help available at Southwest Library

Wednesday afternoons by appointment

Do you need help creating a resume, writing a cover letter, or completing an application?

Digging In: Rediscovering Your Best Home and Office

A Ground Breaking Reads program

Join Judy Tiger, personal organizing expert and proprietor of Just That Simple, LLC, at the Southwest Library on Sat., July 13 at 11 a.m. to learn the basics of getting and staying organized.

'The Color of Water' by James McBride

July Kitchen Table Book Discussion selection

You are cordially invited to the July Kitchen Table Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 27.

Muhammad: A Very Short Introduction

A Muslim Journeys lecture

You are cordially invited to attend a lecture about the life of Muhammad, the founder of Islam, presented by Dr. Jonathan Brown (Islamic Studies, Georgetown University), author of Muhammad: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2011).

Art with Albus Cavus

Graffiti Letters

Teens discovered what was Beneath the Surface when Albus Cavus came and showed them some great graffiti art techniques.Check out their great art work.