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Love is in the Air at Woodridge Library

Valentine's event + New and classic children's books for Valentine's Day

It's Valentine's Day! Well, it will be soon. Here at Woodridge Interim Library’s Children’s Room, we're celebrating by making scratch-off Valentine's Day cards and lollipop bouquets for our friends and family the day before (Feb. 13) starting at 3 p.m.But in the meanwhile, here are some new and classic Valentine's Day books that you can find at the library to help you start feelin’ the love.

New Children's Librarian

Nice to meet you! My name is Joanna Harris. I’m the new children’s librarian at Woodridge Neighborhood Library.Lizzie, Woodridge’s wonderful former children’s librarian, will be at the newly renovated Northeast branch starting in February. She told me that I should write a post introducing myself to you all.

Woodridge Anime Club

Teens & Young Adults

The Woodridge Library will host its first anime club meeting of 2014 on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 5 p.m. Please join us for the following activities listed below.Group Discussion: What makes an anime great? (Talk about anything in regard to plot, characters, soundtrack, suspense and other elements which contribute to a great anime) Episode Viewings: 

Woodridge Interim Library Grand Opening

Join the community as we celebrate opening of the Woodridge Interim Library

Join the community as we celebrate opening of  the Woodridge Interim Library. Activities begin at 10:30 a.m.

Woodridge Interim Library opens on Jan. 13

Woodridge Interim Library welcomes back returning and new customers!

  Local lifetime learners and book enthusiasts will now have a 4,200-square-foot space to check out new titles, full seasons of popular series and movie DVDs, music CDs, books on disc and novels and nonfiction of all kinds.

Library Closing

The Woodridge Neighborhood Library is closed as of December 22, 2013 for its new construction project to begin. 12/22 to 1/12 – closed for moving and set up of services at the interim location.  Woodridge customer holds will be available at the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library while closed. On Monday, January 13th -- The Woodridge Interim Library at 1790 Douglas St. NE opens for service. This is a freestanding 4,200 square foot modular facility, similar to the ones we have had during the building projects at Petworth and Francis A.

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Great Wintertime Reads for Kids

Winter is upon us and there is no better season or reason to curl up with your young one to enjoy a good read. Here are some cold weathered suggestions to get started: Jingle-Jingle

Woodridge Manga/Anime Club

Woodridge Neighborhood Library is pleased to announce a program targeting manga readers and anime watchers.

Happier Holidays: A Workshop to Reduce and Manage Holiday Stress

Dr. Diane Kern Ph.D. will lead stress-free holiday workshop

Are You Feeling Overwhelmed or Worn Out, Due to Holiday Tasks, Traditions and Obligations?Are You Feeling Stress Due to Financial Pressures to Buy Holiday Gifts?Are You Feeling Sad or Depressed, Due to the Loss of a Loved One?Are You Feeling Especially Lonely and Isolated During the Holidays?

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