If 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.
Join 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.
Want to download 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.
The 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.
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.