DC Public Library at Capital Pride
We're proud to participate in Capital Pride 2013!
Pride Parade: Saturday, June 8
DC Public Library staff will be marching in the Capital Pride Parade, which will be held Saturday June 8 from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Come and support DC Public Library’s Pride Book Cart Brigade!
(Plan out your day parade spot with the Capital Pride parade map.)
Pride Festival: Sunday, June 9
DCPL will have a booth at the Capital Pride Festival, which will be held Sunday, June 9 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. right on Pennsylvania Avenue NW!
Stop by and:
- Learn more about DCPL’s services and collections, including our LGBTQA collections.
- Sign up for a library card
- Check out books
- Answer trivia questions for prizes
- Vote for the Best Book Cart! Teens at several branches decorated the book carts staff paraded with. These will be on show at our booth and we want your help in choosing the best one! Voting will close on at 5 p.m.
Other Pride Month Events at the DC Public Library:
Beneath the Surface: Pride Month Movie
Francis A. Gregory Library
Friday, June 7, 4 p.m.
|Uncle Bobby’s Wedding
|The Sissy Duckling
|Gay America: Struggle For Equality
|Hello, Cruel World: 101 Alternatives To Suicide For Teens, Freaks, And Other Outlaws
|The Letter Q: Queer Writers’ Notes To Their Younger Selves
Moon, Sarah (Ed.)
|October Mourning: A Song For Matthew Shepard
|It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, And Creating A Life Worth Living
|I Am J
|Naomi And Ely’s No Kiss List
|Silhouette Of A Sparrow
Griffin, Molly Beth
|Boyfriends With Girlfriends
Find more on the LGBTQA Books for Kids and Teens page.
| Victory Deferred: How Aids Changed Gay Life In America
|Going The Other Way: Lessons From A Life Lived In And Out Of Major-League Baseball
|Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America
|Running With Scissors: A Memoir
|Drifting Toward Love: Black, Brown, Gay, And Coming Of Age On The Streets Of New York
|Second Line: Two Short Novels Of Love And Cooking In New Orleans
Brite, Poppy Z.
Harris, E. Lynn
|Yield: A Novel
|The Night Listener
Find more on the LGBTQA Books for Adults page.
|Andre’s Mother||Bangkok Love Story||But I’m A Cheerleader||Personal Best||Touch Of Pink|
|The Celluloid Closet||Licensed To Kill||Resident Alien||Saving Marriage||Tying The Knot|
Find more on the LGBTQA-Themed Films page.