Neighborhood Library

Talk With Author Roger Engle

'Stories From a Small Town: Remembering My Childhood in Hedgesville, West Virginia'

Come join independent author Roger Engle on Wednesday, May 7 at 7 p.m. as he speaks from his memoir, Stories from a Small Town: Remembering My Childhood in Hedgesville, West Virginia, followed by a book sale and signing.

Friendship Hospital for Animals Client Education Series

Canine behavior, training and enrichment

Please join us on Monday, April 21 at 7 p.m. in the Large Conference Room as Dr. Ashley Gallagher will present a lecture on how to be your dog's best friend.From getting started early with proper training techniques, to engaging in activities that will challenge them both physically and mentally - come learn how to give your dog an enriched and happy life!

T'ai Chi with Susan Lowell

Join Susan Lowell from tenleytowntaichi.com on Wednesday, April 2 and Wednesday, April 30 and and learn about the flowing movements of this time-honored Chinese martial art that weaves together meditation and relaxation with the wisdom of Chinese medicine.

Best Actress Oscar Winners Film Marathon

Join the Tenley staff on Thursday, March 20 as we combine Academy Award month with Women's History Month to show a selection of films featuring Best Actress winners.1:15 p.m. - Ingrid Bergman wins the Oscar!3:30 p.m. - Congratulations Sandra Bullock!6:45 p.m. - And the Award goes to...Halle Berry!All films shown in the Large Conference Room.

Spring Brings New Story Times

New children and teen program schedule announced

Starting in April, the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library will be offering three new story times to its programming lineup, which already features story times, book clubs, and activities for children and teens each week.Here is a look at our programs. Hope to see you at one. STORY TIMESBaby Lap Time (Non-walkers)Wednesdays 11 a.m.

Author Talk: Stan Hinden talks on 'How to Retire Happy'

Join Stan Hinden, former Washington Post “Retirement Journal” columnist, as he discusses his book, How to Retire Happy: The 12 Most Important Decisions You Must Make Before You Retire on Wednesday,

Author Talk with Dr. Mark N. Ozer

'Washington, D.C.: Streets and Statues: Walking in the Steps of History'

Who are the persons whose familiar names are part of our everyday lives as we live and visit on the streets of Washington, DC? Why are they there? When did they appear and for what reason?

Educational Advocacy in Transition

Part of the Special Needs Information Series

Join our partners, Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities, Inc., on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. in the Large Conference Room for "Educational Advocacy in Transition."

Downloadable Media Walk-Up Clinic

Did you know you can borrow audiobooks, e-books, e-magazines, and download free music with your library card?Visit the library's downloadable media page to see your options. All digital content can be downloaded to an e-reader, smartphone, personal computer, or tablet.

Deeper Into Meditation with David Newcomb

A free two-part meditation series

Join David Newcomb, a long-time meditator, for "Deeper Into Meditation," a two-part series.