Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

Calling all Readers

The Children's/Parent Book Club wants to know your FAVORITE book of the summer?

The Children's/Parent Book Club will have its first meeting on Thursday, September 4, at 7 p.m.  Participants are asked to bring their favorite book of the summer.  We will briefly discuss the books, and decide our schedule for the year. Best for youth in 2nd - 4th grade and their parents/guardians.

Climate Change

Science and Implications

Saturday, August 30 at 2 p.m.

Family Craft-ernoon!

Do you know what a Thaumatrope is?

A thaumatrope is a 19th century toy which uses the power of the eye to turn two images into one!A disc or card with two separate images on the front and back is twirled rapidly to create the illusion of one image.In the above example, an image of a horse on one side, and an image of a rider on the other side, are spun so fast on a string that the eye thinks they are one solid image.

Summer is Drawing to a Close

Remember to Turn in Your Summer Reading Logs

Book to Film Club

The Postman Always Rings Twice

Tuesday, August 26 at 6 p.m.“Love, when you get fear in it, it's not love any more. It's hate.” 

Teens, In a Rush to Complete Summer Reading?

The end of 2014 Teen Summer Reading is nigh. School is starting back up and for those of you headed back, you are going to start prioritizing how you spend your free time. 

Explore DC By the Book

     Ever wondered if a famous writer lived in your neighborhood? Are you curious how certain areas of DC are portrayed in fiction? You can find out the answers to both questions with the help of a website and an app.

Teen Summer Reading

Genre Explorer: Sci-Fi vs. Fantasy

With just a little over a month left to sign up and complete Summer Reading, I wanted to spotlight the Teen Summer Reading Program by taking a look at the Genre Explorer Badge and two

Make Your Own CD/DVD Cover

Let your hair down and enjoy leisure time in a friendly environment filled with inspiring minds and equally impressive talent.  Join forces with those who share the same passion for arts and crafts at our monthly craft workshops.  Come have fun, be creative, and meet new friends.

Zinio and You

Take Advantage of the DC Public Library's Digital Magazine Service

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