Shaw (Watha T. Daniel)
Neighborhood Library

DC Public Library Opens On Two-Hour Delay

Wednesday, Jan. 22

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

DC Public Library Closed Today

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

DC Public Library is closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.

My School DC: School Lottery Information Sessions

Learn - Apply - Enroll

Which school will your child call My School?

Personal Finances Series

Avoiding Foreclosure

According to Britannica Online Encyclopedia, foreclosure is a "legal proceeding by which a mortgagor's rights to a mortgaged property may be extinguished if the mortgagor (borrower) fails to live up to the obligations agreed to in the mortgag

Vegetarian Seminar

A Step-by-Step Guide to Transitioning from Carnivore to Vegetarian

According to author Dan Buettner, there is a particular set of behaviors, that if adopted, could extend your life by up to 10 years. 

Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Horror Film Series

Every Third Thursday at 6 p.m.

Please join us every month in 2014 for our Shaw Horror Movie Series.We will be viewing standards from across the genre, including one documentary on conspiracy theories surrounding Stanley Kubrick and the making of The Shining.Movies will be screened in the second floor conference room at 6 p.m.Check back monthly for descriptions of each month's film.

MLK Reflections

 Listen to the speeches of Martin Luther King Jr.:"I Have a Dream""A Drum Major Instinct""Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution""The Drum Major Instinct"Listen, reflect and learn Monday, Jan. 13, 6-9 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room on the Lower Level.


Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m.

The Third Movie in the Veg Film Festival Series at Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood LibrarySPECIESIM: The Movie is a smart, funny, documentary that deals with the most pressing issues of our time. 

Craft-Along at Watha T. Daniel: (Big) Kid's Holiday Edition

Mini Stab-Bound Notebooks

The clock is ticking, only a few days are left before many of us will exchange gifts for the holidays. Are you a procrastinator like me? Did you under-budget and forget someone on your list?Have no fear! I have a tutorial for a fun and easy handmade gift made out of materials you may already have at hand.

Craft-Along at Watha T. Daniel: Kid's Holiday Edition

Glitter Pine Cones

If you haven't heard, Christmas is next week. Lots of kids are out of school, and they are no doubt bored already.With that in mind, I thought I'd share a tutorial for a festive craft that kids (and adults!) love.I used to make this with my grandmother every year when I was a child, and it is just as popular today as it was then.