Neighborhood Library

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.

Volunteer for D.C. Literacy

AmeriCorps Needs Members for 2009-2010

AmeriCorps’ members work with D.C. residents who lack the literacy or other skills they need to get a good job, take part in civic affairs, read to their children, and access information about their health, safety and legal rights.

D.C. Checks Out DVDs

Find Out What the Rest of the City Is Watching

SimpsonsFamily GuyRome24DeadwoodBig LoveWireDeadwoodNip TuckLord of the RingsNip TuckWireDesperate HousewivesSix Feet UnderSupernaturalElla EnchantedTheir Eyes Were Watching GodBob the BuilderGone With the WindEntourageBecause of Winn-DixieThe Princess DiariesVisit the catalog