Neighborhood Library

Takeout service available Monday through Friday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 7 p.m. Closed from 2 - 3 p.m.every day for sanitizing.

Tenley's Summer Story Time Schedule

This summer, our weekly story time schedule will remain the same, with a few additions:

"On the Road" Movie: Friday, May 6, 2 p.m.

Stop by the Tenley Library for a screening of May's "On the Road" mov

Poetry Reading: Men Without Drums

Come to the Tenley Library Wednesday, April 20, from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m.

Easy Reader Book Discussion

Beginning readers will eat cookies and discuss Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik, Wednesday, April 20, at 4 p.m. 

Special Chicks and Bunnies Preschool Story Time

Come to a special Saturday edition of our regular weekly story time programs, April 9, with a spring theme.The 10 a.m. program repeats at 11 a.m.Ages birth - 5.

Young Writers Read Their Stories

Come listen to the next generation of creative writers (and thinkers) Saturday, April 2, from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m.

President Obama’s Sister to Visit Tenley Library

Come hear debut author Maya Soetoro-Ng, sister of President Obama, present a lyrical story relaying the loving wisdom of their late mother to a young granddaughter she never met. Friday, April 15, from 6:30-8 p.m.This family event is free, but prior registration is required. The event is fully subscribed; no walk-ins can be accommodated.

DC Environmental Film Fest Screening

Come watch Footprints in the Sand (Canada, 2010, 60 min.), Wednesday, March 16, at 7 p.m.Humans have always lived along the earth’s varied coastlines. For tens of thousands of years the ocean has nurtured and inspired us, and we lived in balance with its seemingly endless bounty. All that has changed now.

Check Out Tenley's Children's Programs!

Family Story Time for All Ages Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Stop by after school on Mondays to hear favorite children's stories.Baby and Toddler Storytime Tuesdays at 10:00 and 11:00 a.m. Join us on Tuesday mornings for songs and stories for babies and toddlers (ages birth through 36 months).After School Films

Movie Screening: "Pelada"

Two players. 25 countries. One Game.