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Thursday, June 19, 2014

7:00 p.m.

Join us to hear Dr. Neal Barnard, President of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, speak on reaching that sometimes elusive goal, the best of health.

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7:30 p.m.

The House of MirthJoin the Georgetown Book Club as we celebrate DC Public Library's Summer Reading for Adults program by discussing Edith Wharton's classic novel, The House of Mirth.

First published in 1905, Wharton's novel follows socialite Lily Bart as she struggles to find love and security in New York City in the Gilded Age.

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Saturday, June 21, 2014

2:00 p.m.

A Midsummer Night's DreamJoin us as we celebrate summer reading by reading aloud the first three acts of William Shakespeare's classic romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream on the day on which the action within the play begins: June 21, also known as the summer solstice or midsummer. 

All are invited to participate as readers, and no prior experience performing or reading publicly is necessary. If you're interested in participating as a reader, either generally or with a specific character or part of the text in mind, please email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

1:00 p.m.

Join us for a Sunday Funday to celebrate our summer reading programs! This year's themes are science-focused, so come find out what the library has in store for you this summer!

Kids: Fizz, Boom, Read!
Teens: Spark a Reaction
Adults: Literary Elements

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Monday, July 14, 2014

7:00 p.m.

 The second book in the Adult Summer Reading Program Literary Elements is Uncle Tungsten by Oliver Sacks.

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