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Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

Every Hero has a Story

City History, City Heroes: Heroes of the Battlefield: The Fighting First Regiment in War & Peace

Palisades Library

7 p.m.
This summer for DC Public Library Summer Reading, we're exploring heroes and heroism. Join us to hear about lesser-known stories of heroism from D.C.'s history with local author C. R. Gibbs.

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015

Every Hero has a Story

City History, City Heroes: None But The Brave: The District's Black Doughboys in the Great War

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
This summer at DC Public Library Summer Reading we're exploring heroes and heroism. Join us to hear about lesser-known stories of heroism from D.C.'s history with local author C.R. Gibbs.

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015

Every Hero has a Story

Musical Heroes of D.C.

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
From go-go to punk, D.C.’s history is filled with music. These musical greats left their impression on our city and on other music-makers in D.C. and beyond.

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015

Every Hero has a Story

City History, City Heroes: Agents of Danger: The Underground Railroad in DC

Lamond-Riggs Library

7 p.m.
This summer at DC Public Library Summer Reading we're exploring heroes and heroism. Join us to hear about lesser-known stories of heroism from D.C.'s history with local author C.R. Gibbs.

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015

Wild Seed cover

Metamorphosis series: 'Wild Seed'

Chevy Chase Library

6 p.m.
Chevy Chase Library's "Metamorphosis" lecture and discussion series continues.  We will discuss Wild Seed by Octavia Butler.

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Hola Cultura

Hola Cultura presents 'El Barrio'

Mt. Pleasant Library

7 p.m.
Hola Cultura presents their web based doumentary, or "webumentary", El Barrio, followed by a panel discussion about the film at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room on the first floor of the library.