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.

Iona House Workshop: Caregiving Near and Far

Are you currently caring for an older relative, either locally or long distance? Is this a role you might need to take on in the future?  Deb Rubenstein, MSW, LICSW, a care manager and counselor at Iona Senior Services, will lead a workshop on the basics of caregiving, including legal and financial planning, how to find resources in the DC area or elsewhere, and how to handle the emotional and relationship challenges that come with caregiving.

Grand Opening Party!

Schedule of Events10:00 – 11:00 amWinter Art Project for Young Children10:30 am, 12:30 pm, and 2:30 pmTours of the Library(Please meet in the lobby)11:00 – 11:30 amChildren’s Story Time with Author Erica Perl11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tenley Library Now Open

The NEW Tenley-Friendship Library located at 4450 Wisconsin Ave. N.W. is now open  Mark your calendars for the Grand Opening Party on Saturday, February 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Print-to-Film Night

Join us for a Print-to-Film Night screening of "The Blind Side," on Monday, September 27, 2010 at 6:30pm. Be sure to stop by the Tenley Interim for a copy of the book!

Print-to-Film Nights Return

Print-to-Film Nights are back from summer vacation! Coming - Monday, August 23, 2010 - 6:30 p.m.: The Da Vinci Code, the 2006 movie based on Dan Brown's best-selling thriller.

Tenley Has Westerns!

This just in:Robert Parker's newest print installment in the adventures of Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch (after Appaloosa and Brimstone).Stop by Tenley today to check out our display of books, DVDs, and audio books with a western flair.

Print to Film

Tired of the winter blahs? Add some sunshine to your life!Read the book, then see the movie. . . Monday, March 22, at 6:30 pm, we'll show the film, Under the Tuscan Sun, based on the novel of the same name by Frances Mayes. Be sure to stop by the interim and pick up a copy of the book!

A Gentle Reminder About Holds

Be sure to pick up your reserved materials 10 days after receiving notification that they are being held at the Interim. Because of space constraints, we must regretfully remove the hold and return items to the shelves if they haven't been picked up within 10 days. Please call us at 202.244.3212 to check on the status of a hold or to request an extension.

Preschool Story Time

Don't forget about our two back-to-back weekly story times!  Every Tuesday at 10 and 11 a.m., we read picture books and sing songs.  Ages 2-5.  While you are here, check out our display of Thanksgiving-themed picture books in the children's section.

Construction Update

For the latest on construction progress, check out our Tenley-Friendship Library construction update page.