Neighborhood Library

Summer Movie Sing-A-Long Series Announced

Kicks off June 26 with a chilly tale of two princesses

Sing-a-long with some of our favorite movies Thursday evenings this summer at 6:30 p.m. June 26: Come build a snowman with Elsa and Anna.July 3: Experience the circle of life in the Pride Lands of Africa.July 10: Extra! Extra! Sing all about newspaper boys on strike. July 17: Ahoy Mateys!

Library of Congress Writing Contest Announced

Rising 5th & 6th graders asked to write about “A Book That Shaped Me”

The Library of Congress national Book Festival's “A Book That Shaped Me” Summer Writing Contest encourages rising 5th and 6th graders to reflect on a book that has made a personal impact on their lives. The contest is administered through local public library systems in the Mid-Atlantic region including DCPL.

Discover the Wonders of Bioscience

Science in the Summer set for Aug. 4-7

This summer, August 4-7, come learn about Bioscience with Science in the Summer, a program that gets kids excited about studying science with hands-on exp

Friendship Hospital for Animals Client Education Series

Pet Allergies & Common Skin Conditions

On Monday, June 16 at 7 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room, Drs. Nicole Cohen and Schuyler Matthiesen will present a lecture on common pet allergies and how to care for them. From Spring and Fall allergies to the persistent hot spots, join us for an overview of managing allergies and common skin conditions.Free and open to the human public - no pets please!

Author Talk with Glenn Williamson

Inside Out: Building a Glass House in Russia

Summer Children's Programming Sizzles at Tenley-Friendship Library

Summer reading kicks off June 1

Summer reading kicks off June 1 and includes programs for children of all ages.Read With Me (ages 5 and under)Fizz, Boom, Read (ages 6-12)Spark

Understanding Benefits & Financial Planning for the Future

Part of the Special Needs Information Series

Join our partners, Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities, Inc., on Tuesday, May 27 at 6 p.m. in the Large Conference Room for "Understanding Benefits and Financial Planning for the Future."

New Email Address for Baby Lap Time Sign Up

Tenley-Friendship Library is now using a new email address for Baby Lap Time Registration. To register, please email tenleylibrary@dc.gov, call 202-727-1449, or stop by the children’s desk. 

Under the Sea: Live Sea Creatures Coming to Tenley-Friendship Library

Kids, ages 7-13, come learn about aquatic life as professional marine biologist, Andrew Wilson, presents live sea animals. The program, Under the Sea, will showcase various sea creatures and discuss the importance of marine conservation. Have a fun time while exploring how you too can help preserve the marine environment. [Check out these books on oceans an marine life.]

Supported Decision Making, Guardianship and the Other Alternatives

Part of the Special Needs Information Series

Join our partners, Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities, Inc., on Tuesday, May 13 at 6 p.m. in the Large Conference Room for "Supported Decision Making, Guardianship and the Other Alternatives."