Neighborhood Library

Kids Euro Fest: Swedish play "Max"

Join us Monday, Nov. 5, at 2 p.m. for a big performance for the little ones based on Swedish author Barbro Lindgren’s books. The picture books about Max take a look at everyday problems and triumphs typically experienced by toddlers, written in a language reminiscent of children’s first sentences.Best for ages 2-5.

On the Move

Travel Training by Metro in Partnership with MTM

On the Move Travel Training is a free(!) service that will teach you how to use Metro buses and trains to get you where you need to go.The trainer will work with you over time to plan and learn a route focusing on the specific travel skills that you will need to get to get to a place safely and independently.

Crafts At Woodridge: A Retrospective

The wee ones at Woodridge have been having a lot of fun at Storytime with Crafts. Below are few of our creations and suggestions on accompanying books. Be sure to join us every Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m.!

Back to School Night

Learn About Free Resources and Programs for Your Family

The Woodridge Neighborhood Library is hosting a “Back to School Night” on Monday, Sept. 24 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The goal is to inform students and their parents of all the opportunities, free resources and materials that are available to them just by owning a DC Library Card.

Summer Writing Contest Winner Amber Carpenter

Congrats to Amber Carpenter, whose essay won the "A Book That Shaped Me" contest for the Woodridge Library!

Summer Reading Raffle Winner!

Charlie Melchior-Fisher

Congrats to Charlie Melchior-Fisher who won a brand new Amazon Kindle Fire as part of this year's Summer Reading Program,  Dream Big— Read.

Heading Off to Fifth or Sixth Grade?

Try a Summer Writing Contest!

The "A Book That Shaped Me" Summer Writing Contest encourages rising fifth- and sixth-graders to reflect on a book that has made a personal impact on their lives.

Stay Up-to-Date on the New Library

As we're sure you know, you can stay up-to-date on new developments in the building process for the new Woodridge Library on our construction page.

Arts Olympiad Workshop and Exhibition

Join us for a workshop Wednesday, Aug. 1 at 2 p.m. with K-12 art teacher and practicing artist Jess Axelrad to create your very own work of art relating to the Olympics.

AIDS Awareness Week at Woodridge

Washington, D.C. is hosting the AIDS 2012 conference this week at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The theme of the conference is “Turning the Tide Together." The Joint Programme Committee is an international committee of experts and professionals with exceptional experience in their respective fields.