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Published on Wednesday, January 2, 2013

bookcoverLooking for a great graphic novel? Look no further!

Published on Friday, December 28, 2012

Lotus picture for Meditation WorkshopKaren Silverman will lead this helpful and stimulating workshop offering effective techniques to find inner peace.  She is a long-time meditator and licensed massage therapist.

Join us on Thursday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m.

Published on Thursday, December 27, 2012

Get eBooksIf you received an e-reader or tablet for the holidays, we have great news for you — you can download library books on to it for free! 

The process can be a little confusing for beginners, so we are setting aside the entire first Saturday of 2013 to walk you through checking out and downloading library e-books and other digital materials, plus to answer any questions you may have about digital library lending.

Published on Thursday, December 27, 2012

picture of inkwell for creative juices writing workshopJoin our monthly writing workshop.  We meet on the last Tuesday of every month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  

Ginger Ingalls, published author and poet, will lead the workshop, teaching techniques to find the flow of words within you.

Download music

Published on Thursday, December 27, 2012

Want to Picture of Freegal icondownload your favorite songs without violating copyright? DC Public Library can help.

Drop by our Freegal Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 5 between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. We will show you, one-on-one, how to download songs from Freegal on the DC Public Library website.

'Hourglass' by Myra McEntire

Published on Friday, December 14, 2012

bookcoverIn Hourglass by Myra McEntire, follow along as young, gorgeous, unassuming Emerson and tall, dark, muscular Michael travel forward and backward through time in order to save an extremely important friend.

Chinese New Year

Published on Thursday, December 13, 2012

Photogrpah of red chinese lanternsThe Chinese New Year in 2013 is celebrated on Feb. 10. It is the Year of the Snake.

The Paper Craft Club will make simple paper snakes to welcome the new year. Please join us on Thursday, Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. for a free craft activity.

All ages and skill levels are welcome and the library will provide the materials.

Published on Thursday, December 13, 2012

Holiday Crafting & Baking with KidsRegular and special programming will end for December on Dec. 15.

Programming will resume on Jan. 2 for the New Year.

But the children's oom will still be festive, so come on in for our pop-up crafts.

Italian Cinema

Published on Thursday, December 13, 2012

Join us in January for free screenings of masterful Italian cinematic works. We will watch more contemporary pieces as well as Fellini. With the exception of La Dolce Vita on the Dec. 15, all films begin at 6 p.m. The films are shown in the large lower-level meeting room. Bring yourself and have a good time -- registration is not required.

Published on Tuesday, December 11, 2012

bookcoverCome join us on Jan. 3 at 7 p.m. for a discussion of the graphic novel Daytripper by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá.

In every chapter of this book, the main character, Brás, dies. Each chapter picks up at a different point in his life where he lives and dies again. Follow along as Brás finds variety and meaning in his daily interactions and lives life to the fullest, because at any moment he could die.

Come discuss this thought-provoking graphic novel and get a slice of pizza and some soda.