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Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 

Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 
Come celebrate MLK at the library

MLK Week Kick Back

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

4 p.m.
Come celebrate MLK week in Teen Space. We will be having some fun MLK-themed activities. For ages 13-19. See you there!

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 
Come to our ASL MLK Jr. Storytime

Martin Luther King Jr. ASL Storytime

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

11 a.m.
Come and enjoy a special Martin Luther King Jr. storytime held in the Children's Room of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. This special preschool storytime will feature an American Sign Language interpreter. For ages 3-5 and caregivers.

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 
Check out the MLK Extravaganza

MLK Extravaganza

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Join us to celebrate and honor Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of fantastic activities for kids ages birth to 12 and their family. There will be a puppet show, reader's theatre, crafting time, a video, and an opportunity for kids to recite a part of their favorite speech by Martin Luther King Jr.

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015

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Freedom Songs

Chevy Chase Library

(All day)
To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. week, teens at Chevy Chase Library can interact with the influential music and lyrics of civil rights movement songs. 

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

Book cover of Martin's Big Words by Doreen Rappaport

Martin Luther King's Birthday Celebration

Takoma Park Library

10:45 a.m.
Come celebrate Martin Luther King's birthday with stories, songs and fun.
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Thank You, Dr. King!

Petworth Library

4:30 p.m.
Join us to honor Dr. King's legacy.
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MLK Week Movie Night

Rosedale Library

4:30 p.m.
As part of Martin Luther King Jr. Week, families can enjoy a series of short films about African American history, including stories about Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, and a fictionalized young boy who escapes slavery.

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

Black Leadership and Film

William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library

4 p.m.
The Teen Room will host documentaries on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and other Civil Rights-era leaders, beginning at 4 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Cover image of Dr. Martin Luther King from Martin's Big Words

Preschool ASL Storytime for MLK celebration

Northeast Library

10:30 a.m.
In honor of Dr. King, Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories in American Sign Language. ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. Questions? Email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov or call voice/video 202-559-5368. Best for ages 4-5.
Children marched with Dr. MLK, Jr.

Story Time and Crafts in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Cleveland Park Library

4:30 p.m.
All ages are encouraged to join us as we make Peace Mobiles and Magnets in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Parents also will leave with Peace Badges that they can bestow upon their little ones in recognition of noteworthy acts of selflessness.