Neighborhood Library

On Thursday, Jan. 30, Tenley-Friendship Library will open at 10:30 a.m. to allow for the delivery and installation of new furniture.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 11:30 am

This story time is full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to three years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment.

1-on-1 Computer Help

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 1:00 pm

Do you need help applying for a job or setting up a new e-mail account? Sign up for 1-on-1 computer help. Appointments are 30 minutes long and are available every Wednesday 1-3 p.m.. Please call 202-727-1225 or visit the library to sign up. We encourage signing up in advance to reserve your place.  We can help with the following topics:

Lego Construction Crew

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 4:00 pm

We supply the Legos, you bring your imagination. Recommended for ages 4-12.
April 1 is Census Day #GetCountedDC

2020 Census Help Clinic

Thursday, April 16, 2020, 1:00 pm

By April 1 (Census Day), every household in the District will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. Self response for all D.C. residents is available in one of three ways: online, by phone, or by mail. If you need assistance, we may be able to help.   
blocks and baby toes

Toys and Tots Play Date

Friday, April 17, 2020, 10:30 am

Join us for an informal, indoor playdate. Kids can play with toys, browse books, visit with friends and toddle! We'll set out toys to develop motor skills and books to encourage early literacy, you bring the little ones. For children ages birth to 3 years with their parents or caregivers
PreSchool Story Time Owl

Preschool Story Time

Friday, April 17, 2020, 4:00 pm

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. Tickets are required to attend this program. They are available at the Children’s Desk 60 minutes before the start of the story time on a first-come, first-served basis.
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ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:00 am

Practice your English conversation skills with a volunteer from the Washington English Center. Participants should be at the Advanced Beginner language level or above. No need to register -- seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Family Story Time

Family Story Time

Saturday, April 18, 2020, 10:30 am

Fun for the entire family, this story time is packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
Family Yoga

Yoga Mondays

Monday, April 20, 2020, 10:30 am

Join us for a relaxing and gentle yoga class for all levels of fitness and experience with yoga. Classes are limited to the first thirty (30) participants. Doors open at 10:15 a.m. and close promptly at 10:30 a.m.  Please bring your own yoga mat (other props such as straps and blocks are optional).  About the Instructors: Robin Glantz, Alexis Chen, and Alex-Marie McGuire, certified yoga teachers, bring free weekly yoga to our library.      
Baby Lap Time

Baby Lap Time

Monday, April 20, 2020, 2:30 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. This story time introduces books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for non-walkers. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere.