“Hooray! One of the pillars of literate society, the Takoma Park Big Book Club, is back in business!” Thus Phil Schewe, the club’s organizer and host, announces its revival. The book, chosen almost a year ago, is Toni Morrison’s novel, “Beloved.” First published in 1987, it is once again back on the New York Times … Continue reading The Big Book Club is Back in Business!
The Friends of the Takoma Park Maryland Library is the sponsor of a number of Little Free Libraries around town (where books are available for contactless pickup). Here are their locations: 7609 Maple Ave (across from Sherman Ave) 7700 Maple Ave (across from Lincoln Ave) 7500 Maple Ave (inside of Takoma Community Center--for families waiting … Continue reading Little Free Libraries
Since the library cannot host our young readers for SummerQuest this year, everything they will need will be hosted on our website. We've created a special page where you can find instructions, the game board, the special Pre-K challenges and drawings that you can copy or color in. Go to THE SUMMERQUEST PAGE.
The Friends of the Takoma Park Maryland Library Spring 2020 Newsletter is out and should be soon arriving if you haven't already received it (and you are a member). Please note that his issue went to press before the pandemic cancelled pretty much everything. In this issue: A story about our featured guest speaker at … Continue reading Spring 2020 Newsletter