Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:00pm
Learn basic word-processing features that can help you to create letters, résumés, faxes and other documents that are used to apply for jobs. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.

Instructor: D. P. Grogan
Computer Lab, Room 311

Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in the PC Basics class.

You will learn to:
  • Identify and navigate the basic features and elements of the Microsoft Word window.
  • Execute multiple text-selection techniques.
  • Apply basic formatting features.
  • Perform the Copy/Cut and Paste functions.
  • Execute the "Find and Replace" and "Go To" features.
  • Explore a variety of templates for creating letters, résumés, faxes, reports, stationery and more.
  • Apply themes, page borders, page colors and watermarks.
Please bring your own flash drive to save class documents or send them to your email account.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:00pm
Join us for a different activity each week -- games, crafts, science experiments, and more! 

Ages 5-12, in the basement program room.

November activities:
Nov. 18 Game On Come play Xbox Kinect, Wii, board games & card games!
Nov. 25 Thanksgiving Celebration Gobble, gobble! Join us for fun Thanksgiving-themed crafts and activities.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:30pm
Come to the Teen Space every Tuesday afternoon to participate in an exciting poetry workshop and let your imagination soar.

Workshop is run as part of the DC Youth Slam Team, a subset of the Split This Rock poets association. Please contact Jonathan Tucker at 202.787.5279 to sign up for the class.

Ages 13-19.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:30pm
It's almost Thanksgiving, but before that special day arrives, it's time for our marshmallow challenge.

Join us as we make a structure to hold a single marshmallow; we'll see how fast we can build a frame to hold our marshmallow and if it will hold up under pressure - it's a sticky sweet adventure that's sure to bring fun.

Winners get to take their marshmallow home to eat.

For ages 6 and older. 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 4:45pm
Kids graphic novel book club meeting.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:00pm
The BFGJoin Rosedale's Reel Reading Book Club! Kids read a book and then on the last Tuesday of each month they watch the movie that the book inspired, or the movie that inspired the book. Kids can enjoy a brief group discussion as well!

October's book selection is Roald Dahl's The BFG, which inspired an animated movie of the same name.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:00pm
Join us in the second floor auditorium as we talk about the graphic novel Princeless. 

Light refreshments will be provided. 
 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 5:30pm
Beginning Level. 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar.  

Any level is welcome to join the class, review, learn new signs. FREE and open to the public.

No need to register. 

Instructor: Cheryl Lewis.

Room A-10 (Lower Level)

Questions?  Call 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 6:00pm
Stuffed teddy bear in pajamasYou come in your pajamas, maybe bring a favorite stuffed animal, and we'll provide the bedtime stories.

For ages 6 months to 5 years.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 6:15pm
Learn more features of this word-processing software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.

Instructor: L. Turner
Computer Lab, Room 311

Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics.

You will learn to:
  • Navigate and adjust default settings.
  • Create and insert stylized headers and footers, footnotes, table of contents, indexes and cover pages.
  • Insert, move and resize graphics, SmartArt and stylized text boxes.
  • Engage and apply the bullets and numbering features.
Please bring your own flash drive to save class documents or send them to your email account.