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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Self-Publishing 201

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Come receive instruction about how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  201 covers online resources as well as page layout adjustment, paragraph styles, and page breaks.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Self-Publishing 202

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7:30 p.m.
Come receive instruction about how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  202 covers section breaks, table of contents, headers/footers, page numbering, and saving your work.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Self-Publishing 101

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

10:30 a.m.
Meet the Espresso Book Machine, learn about the process and basics of self-publishing at the DC Library Press, and find out more about formatting resources.  Class attendance is required to print your work.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.
Summer reading logo

Volunteer Expo

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

1 p.m.
This summer, the DC Public Library is exploring the idea that every hero has a story. Come to our volunteer expo featuring 30+ local organizations and find a new way to be a hero in your community! Organizations will have information about different levels of volunteer work plus opportunities for teens to fulfill community service hours.  The volunteer expo will run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Great Hall. The branch is accessible by all Metro lines and several bus lines. 

Thursday, July 30, 2015

3-D printed bracelets

Design a Bracelet for 3-D Printing

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

7 p.m.
In this beginner's-level class, you will learn how to design your own bracelet using a free 3-D design program called TinkerCAD. Later, you can submit your designs and have them printed on MLK's 3-D printer. Bringing a laptop to this class is recommended, but not required.