Neighborhood Library

Author Talk: Scott D. Seligman

Join us for a talk with Scott D.

New Fiction at Tenley-Friendship

Americanah, Chimanmanda Ngozi Adichie

Books You Might Have Missed!

5 New YA Reads at the Tenley-Friendship Library

Don't miss out on what could be your newest favorite book. Check out one of these new teen titles from the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library today!

Young Prose Book Group

A Book Group for Young Professionals

Are you a D.C. young professional between 21 and 35? Do you like discussing books and drinking beer—preferably at the same time?

Author Talk: Susan Elia MacNeal

Join us on Wednesday, May 15 at 7 p.m. when author Susan Elia MacNael's will discuss her new book His Majesty's Hope.

'Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Coast Trail' by Cheryl Strayed

At the age of 22, Cheryl Strayed unexpectedly lost her mother to cancer, sending her into a downward spiral of deliberate self-destruction and bad choices. Four years later, at the age of 26, Strayed’s marriage is the victim of chronic infidelity, she’s bouncing from one low-paying job to another, and most frighteningly, she’s dabbling in heroin.

Come Knit for a D.C. Community Cause

Come join the Upper NW Knitters on Wednesday, April 24 as they host Knit Forward's basket full of organic cotton yarn with baby blankets at various stages of completion. The goal is to communally knit one-of-a-kind blankets that will be donated to D.C.

Adult Summer Reading Program

A Groundbreaking Read with the History/Biography Book Club

Join us on June 24 when the History/Biography Book Club will read The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War by Lynn H. Nicholas.

National Day of Silence

As local residents celebrate D.C. Emancipation Day on April 16, students across the country observe Day of Silence.

Exhibit Announcement

Come learn about Washington, D.C.'s local history with the exhibit, Peirce Mill: Two Hundred Years in the Nation's Capital, during the month of April.