Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Introduction to Photoshop

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Tour the Photoshop CS6 workspace, toolbars and panels while learning fun and easy ways to edit and enhance your photos.Crop, scale and rotate, apply color correction, and learn how to work with layers.Finally, test out these new skills on the iMac creative stations in Digital Commons.

Wonderful Ones

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, 10 a.m.

An interactive story time to encourage early literacy skills for one-year-old children through stories, songs and rhymes.Ages 12 - 24 months.

Tales for Twos and Threes

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, 11 a.m.

Children will hear short stories, sing, do fingerplays, and dance and move to popular songs.Ages 2-3.

Chess Club

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, 4 p.m.

Come to the Teen Space to learn how to play chess and master unique chess strategies from our instructor.Ages 13-19.

Intro to 3-D Modeling

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, 6 p.m.

Learn the basics of some of the most popular 3-D modeling software programs. If you are interested in creating your own 3-D models to then have printed in the Digital Commons, this class is for you. The class will explore some of the free programs that are available for download and should soon be available on Digital Commons PCs.  

Audio Storytelling Workshop

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Learn the basics of audio storytelling! The workshop will consist of four one-hour classes meeting once a week for four consecutive weeks in the Digital Commons.Each student must sign up for the program ahead of time and agree to come to each class, as the information will be cumulative. Students should also bring their own smartphone, laptop with a microphone, or digital recorder to class. 

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, 10 a.m.

Come read, sing, and play with your baby at the library!This storytime is held in the Children's Room on the second floor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.For children ages birth to 1 year old and caregivers. See you there!

Preschool Story Time

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, 11 a.m.

This story time helps children with early language and literacy skills through reading stories, singing songs, learning new rhymes and honing visual literacy skills with the librarian.

Online Application Assistance

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, 12 p.m.

Do you need assistance filling out an online application or proofing your resume? If so, please sign up at the Digital Commons Desk for a one-on-one half-hour session, email digital.commons@dc.gov, or call 202-727-1175.  To ease your application process, it is requested that you have a working email address.

Battle Subway Pokémon League

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, 12 p.m.

If you love Pokémon, you won't want to miss this!  Battle Subway is an official league of the Pokémon Company International.

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