Grand Opening of New Library!



The new library is now open!  There will be a grand opening celebration on Saturday, October 1st at 10 AM. The first Friends of Woodridge Library meeting in the new space will be Saturday, Oct. 8th at 11 AM. Come out to support your new library!




Spring Book Sale – Saturday, May 14th

On Saturday, May 14th we are having a Book Sale and clothing drive. Please bring any  gently used clothing & shoes, bed/bath towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, curtains, tablecloths, hats, mittens, scarves, ties, socks, purses, wallets, backpacks, bags.

NO HOUSEHOLD ITEMS. Place items in plastic bags. No boxes please.

Books and media will also be for sale – we have a wide variety of novels, children’s books, cookbooks, DVDs and more! Most items are $1.00 or less.

We will be in front of St Francis de Sales Catholic Church – 20th & Rhode Island Aves. NE- 10A – 3P. This is our regular meeting date, so there will be no sit down meeting. Hope to see you there!

Saturday, December 8th – Social Event

In lieu of a monthly
Saturday, December 8th, we will have a social at the San Antonio
Grill on 3908 12th Street, NE – DC 20017 at


RSVP to by December 6th.

Meeting Minutes, 11/10/12

11.10.12 FWL Minutes

Also: a reminder: annual dues are  $10 – Individual, $15 – Family.  Your can place your  payment in the honor box on the bookshelf just to the right as you enter      the library, checks payable to FWL.

Membership Meeting – Saturday, November 10th

FWL is meeting this Saturday, November 10th, from 11 AM – 1 PM at the library. We will be preparing for our fall book sale next Saturday.


Hope you can attend!

Fall Book Sale – Saturday, Nov. 17th

Used Book Sale

Sponsored by Friends of the Woodridge Library

Saturday, November 17, 2012 9:30 AM – 4:00PM – Woodridge Libray, 18th and Rhode Island Aves. NE, Washington DC

Great Prices, Great Selection

DC Reads Reading Lolita in Tehran Book Discussion – Monday, November 5th

The Friends of the Woodridge Library invite you to attend the DC Reads Reading Lolita in Tehran Book Discussion we are co-hosting with the Woodridge Library staff next Monday, November 5th, at 6:30 PM. The discussion should take no longer than an hour and a half and light refreshments will be served. The flyer for the event can be viewed here .

Friends of Woodridge Library members may obtain up to two copies of the book to share with friends on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact Adult Librarian Mr. Eric White at
202-541-6194 or or stop by the library to obtain a copy.

Stay safe and dry, and we hope to see you on the 5th!

Sandra Serna Smith