Takoma Park
Neighborhood Library

Get Creative and Write!

Be Inspired by National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, and therefore a great opportunity to put pen to paper and let your creativity flow! Join the NaPoWriMo movement and write a poem each day--it's not too late to get started. Try searching the Web for writing prompts and inspiration, or let the library support you. 

Parent-Child Book Club

The Takoma Park Parent-Child Book Club is having a late meeting in April. Please join us Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m. to discuss A Nest for Celeste by Henry Cole.

Celebrate National Poetry Month

We've all written poems, whether we admit to it or not: the good, the bad, and the painfully bad.

Book-To-Film Club March Meeting

"Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption"

The Takoma Park Book-To-Film Club is meeting next Tuesday, March 26 at 6 p.m.

Spotlight on Databases: Universal Class

This posting marks a new monthly series featuring one of the many wonderful databases that we subscribe to at DC Public Library.  Many customers don't realize all the online information they can access - for free, from home, 24/7 - with just their library card!   


It’s time for Takoma Park Neighborhood Library's annual spring fling! Come join us for an egg hunt, crafts, and stories on Saturday, March 30 at 10:30 a.m. For children ages 2-12 and their families.

Read! Build! Play!

Story Time

Please join children's librarian and early childhood educator Miss Christina for a fun, special, story time on March 27 at 10:45 a.m.  For this special Lego program, "Read! Build! Play!," we will listen to animal-themed stories, sing songs, and have time to build using legos.

DC Public Library Open Today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.

Local Author Visit

Mary Kay Zuravleff, 'The Bowl is Already Broken'

We're excited to announce that local author Mary Kay Zuravleff will join us at the Takoma Park DC Library on Thursday, March 21 at 7 p.m.  Her novel

Computer Basics for Job Seekers

The computer has become an essential part of the job application process and is a useful tool on the job, as well. Many employers are seeking computer literate candidates to hire in today's job market. In fact, many jobs can be done completely online!