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Lecture Series in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King

C.R. Gibbs to Host "Courage to Make a Difference Lecture Series"

Noted, local, award-winning international lecturer, author and historian of the African Diaspora, C.R. Gibbs, will host three ground-breaking presentations on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his contemporaries at the Woodridge Neighborhood Library.The "Courage to Make a Difference" Lecture Series will be held on Wednesdays, January 11 to 25 at 7 p.m.

Hot Picks for Children's Literature

Looking for a good read for your child this summer?  Check out the books below.

Reading for a Healthier You!

National Nutrition Month® (NNM) is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the American Dietetic Association. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.

Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

Once again, AARP will provide income tax assistance at the Woodridge Library.Individuals must bring their 1099, W-2 and supporting documents. Assistance will be provided on a first-come first-serve basis.AARP  income tax assistance will begin Friday, February 11, and will run to Friday, April 8, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

National Get Organized Week, October 4-11

The National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) has launched the National Get Organized Week, October 4 -11.

Book Cover Contest

The DC Public Library will be celebrating Teen Read Week, October 17-23. We would like to invite all teens ages 13 and up to visit your local libraryto enjoy books, recorded books, DVDs, the hottest young adult magazines and playaways.

Educational Workshop Series

The Woodridge Neighborhood Library presents a workshop series for library media specialists, librarians, teachers and parents.

Improve Your Study Skills - Read!

Hey kids and tweens! We know you want to improve your study habits, take better notes, learn how to prioritize your assignments and write great reports for school. Have we've got resources for you!Check out the titles below and other titles at your local branch. If the lbrary in your neighborhood doesn't have a copy, the librarian will gladly place the book on hold for you for you to pick up at your local library. Here's to a great school year.You can do it!

Students Write Winning Essays

"Father in My Life" Contest