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Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016

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Graphic Novel Book Club- 'Nimona' by Noelle Stevenson

Southwest Library

7 p.m.
Do you love comics, graphic novels, or manga? Come to the Graphic Novel Book Club at Southwest Library! We meet on the fourth Wednesday of every month in the teen space.This month we will be discussing Nimona, a graphic novel adapted from the web comic by Noelle Stevenson. Summary:
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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Georgetown Library

7:30 p.m.
Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison. Through exploring various experiences, including those of medical actors and ultramarathon runners, Jamison delves into ideas of how human beings understand pain in others and care for each other.  

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
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Ladies Night Book Club

Northwest One Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us at Northwest One Library for a discussion of What a Sista Should Do by Tiffany L.
Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library

Mt. Pleasant Library Book Club

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
The Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Book Club meets the fourth Thursday of every month in Conference Room 1 on the lower level. We alternate between fiction and nonfiction each month. For more information, please email staff at mtpleasantlibrary@dc.gov or call 202-671-3122.
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Bridge of San Luis Rey

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Join the Southeast Friends book group to discuss Thornton Wilder's classic short novel The Bridge of San Luis ReyThis philosophical work questions the nature of luck and fate - why some survive catastrophes and other succumb to them, and it won the 1928 Pulitzer Prize.  Copies are available for checkout at the information desk. 

Mt. Pleasant Library Book Club

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
The Mt. Pleasant Library Book Club meets the fourth Thursday of every month. We alternate between fiction and nonfiction each month. For more information, please contact mtpleasantlibrary@dc.gov or call 202-671-3122.

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

Southwest Library

1 p.m.
You are cordially invited to attend the Southwest Book Discussion at 1 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27, 2016.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk.
Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois

Southwest Library

1:30 p.m.
You are cordially invited to attend the monthly Southwest Book Discussion at 1:30 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 27.  Copies of this month's selection, The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. DuBois are available for checkout at the information desk. 

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
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Legends & Lore DC Book Discussion Series

Cleveland Park Library

2 p.m.
February 28 Legends & Lore DC will be devoted to discussing and choosing what we will be reading in 2016.  This discussion is rescheduled from January when it was snowed out.

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Moveable Feast - Classics Reading Group

Georgetown Library

1 p.m.
Moveable Feast - The Classics Reading Group meets on the first Tuesday of every month. Meetings rotate between the Cleveland Park, Georgetown, and Palisades Neighborhood Libraries.   For more information, please contact: Betsy (Cleveland Park)  202-282-3080 Jay (Georgetown) 202-727-0232 
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Chevy Chase Library Book Club: 'The Tiger's Wife'

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
The March selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht. We will meet on Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m., upstairs in the meeting room.   Copies of the book can be picked up at the branch or the eBook can be downloaded from our catalog.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Thursday, March 3, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

Cleveland Park Library

6:30 p.m.
The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month (except December) at Teaism, 400 8th Street, NW, downstairs.  [Archive/Navy Memorial Metro]  For the monthly selection, check the Cleveland Park library website, contact barbara.gauntt@dc.gov, or call 202-282-3072.

Friday, March 4, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Saturday, March 5, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Sunday, March 6, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Monday, March 7, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
The Secret History of Wonder Woman

History Book Club

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Join us at our monthly History Book Club as we celebrate Women's History Month by reading The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Thursday, March 10, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
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Friday, March 11, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.

Saturday, March 12, 2016

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Rush Hour Reads

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

(All day)
Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.