Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Microsoft Excel

Excel III Advanced

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Learn to calculate, research and display table data using Excel formulas. 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 PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Excel I Basics and Excel II Intermediate. You will learn to: Calculate using the following formulas: SUMIF, SUMIFS, AVERAGEIF, AVERAGEIFS, COUNTIF, COUNTIFS.
Trading Card Meetup design.

Trading Card Meetup

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 12 p.m.

Can't get enough of Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, or Magic: The Gathering? Prepare to exhibit your trading card prowess at this day-long event. Enjoy swapability at the expense of your opponents and win weekly bragging rights.  Players will meet until 5 p.m. in Gallery A-6, located on the Lower Level. Games are open to adults and teens and tournaments will be held twice a year. So, come one, come all; just come ready.
Pacific Rhythm

Pacific Rhythm

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 2 p.m.

Enjoy an engaging performance of traditional dances and music from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji, Cook Islands and Samoa. For all ages.
Come to Family Fun Time!

Family Fun Time

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 2 p.m.

Looking for a fun, family oriented, weekend activity? Look no further! Children and their families are encouraged to let loose and have a ball in the library. Every Saturday, come prepared to laugh, play and have fun! Please call the Children's Desk at 202-727-1248 to find out the specific theme for the week.

Battle Subway Pokémon League

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 2 p.m.

If you love Pokémon, you won't want to miss this!  Battle Subway is an official league of the Pokémon Company International. Players will meet on Saturdays from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the Popular Library, adjacent to the Great Hall. Games are open to Pokémon lovers of all ages and League Leaders will be on hand to moderate.
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Getting Started with Online Event Registrations (Registration Required)

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

Let Constant Contact’s local expert guide you step-by-step in how to quickly and easily set up the online registration for your next event in Constant Contact’s EventSpot.Register Now Registration is limited to 36 participants and workstations will be assigned to registered participants first. Walk-in participants are welcome and all participants can feel free to bring their tablets or laptops.
Capital Tangueros

Library Tango Practica

Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

Learn and practice the Argentine Tango with Bahman Aryana of Rendezvous Tango. All levels welcome. To learn more about tango classes in DC and to get updates for this series visit Capital Tangueros.
Come to STEAM Team at MLK Library


Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, 2 p.m.

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics? Join us to design, construct, discover, create, and so much more! Topics change from week to week, so give us a call to ask about a certain week's plan at 202-727-1248. Ages 6-12 in the Children's Room.
Cantaré, Latin American Music

Cantaré, Latin American Music

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 11 a.m.

Be transported to Latin America and experience many rhythms and unique instruments, while learning about the three cultures that shaped Latin music.  In this interactive performance, audience members sing, play instruments and dance. For all ages.

Around the World Story Time

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 11 a.m.

Come to this story time and listen to books from and about other parts of the world! With songs and fingerplays in different languages, this story time is a cultural experience for the whole family. Around the World Story Time is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. See you there!