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Published on Thursday, January 14, 2010

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    A Week in History: Video Presentation

    Published on Friday, January 8, 2010

    Please join us at Lamond-Riggs during the week of January 11-16, 2010 as we celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the legacy of the civil rights movement with a video presentation.  Families are welcome.
    The following videos will be shown:

    Monday: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Perspective

    Tuesday: Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movements

    Wednesday: Martin Luther King:  I Have a Dream Speech

    Thursday: Tuskegee Airmen

    by Teen of Distinction Katrina Guinn

    Published on Friday, January 8, 2010

    Lamond-Riggs is gearing up for a poetry/open mic for young adults ages 16-25.  Patrons will read poetry that they have written, discuss the poetry of others and share some techniques on writing style, punctuation and format.  Anyone interested can sign up at the circulation desk or in the YA section of our library.  It’s all about expressing yourself at the library.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

    Celebrate His Life and Legacy

    Published on Friday, January 8, 2010

    The Lamond-Riggs Library has books and DVDs on the life and legacy of Dr. King. 

    Some of the books you will find on display are:

    Check Out What Customers Are Watching

    Published on Wednesday, December 9, 2009

    Children's Titles

    • Go Diego Go! Rainforest Fiesta!
    • Happy to Be Nappy and Other Stories of Me
    • The Snowy Day ...and More Ezra Jack Keats Stories
    • Thomas & Friends Mud Glorious Mud

    Adult Titles

    • We Own the Night
    • Star Trek
    • The Untouchables

    TV Series

    • Homicide: Life on the Street
    • TrueBlood
    • Ugly Betty
    • The Wire
    • Dexter

    Published on Wednesday, December 9, 2009

    Are you ready for the Holidays?  Do you need some ideas for entertainment and new recipes?
    The Lamond-Riggs Library has books, CD's, and DVD's that can help you spice up your holiday.
    You can find these items on display or on our shelves, so come in, and check us out.

    Published on Wednesday, December 9, 2009

    Check out Ms. Winborne's Books on CD recommendations:

    • Lost Symbols by Dan Brown
    • Gone by Jonathan Kellerman
    • Cross Country by James Patterson

    Published on Tuesday, October 6, 2009

    The Pulitzer Prize has been honoring excellence in journalism and the arts since 1917.

    Read these nonfiction prize winners:

    Published on Friday, September 25, 2009

    The DC Public Library subscribes to Morningstar, with information on stocks, funds, ETFs and industries. With Portfolio X-Ray, you can save and track a real or imaginary portfolio over time. Read the User’s Guide to find out more about how to use the site, or learn more about investing. You can use Morningstar at home or in the library.