Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Garth Stein: 'A Sudden Light'

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, 7 p.m.

In the summer of 1990, 14-year-old Trevor Riddell gets his first glimpse of Riddell House. Built from the spoils of a massive timber fortune, the legendary family mansion is constructed of giant whole trees and is set on a huge estate overlooking Seattle’s Puget Sound.

Books & Bars

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, 7 p.m.

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Introduction to 3-D Printing

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

3-D printing is an exciting technology that has the potential to revolutionize numerous fields.This hour-long introduction will seek to answer commons questions:

Talking Book Club

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 (All day)

The Talking Book Club meets at 11 a.m. the third Thursday of each month in Room 215.See the daily calendar for MLK Library for information about specific titles for upcoming meetings.Brown bag lunches welcome; we provide coffee, tea and cold water. 
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Job Seekers Drop-In and Legal Clinic

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, 10 a.m.

Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee?  Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job?  Then please attend the Job Seekers Drop-In and Legal Clinic, sponsored by the DC Public Library and the Neighborhood Legal Services Program, where you will be able to accomplish job search tasks and address any job seeking issues that can be legally resolved. Both Drop-In and Legal Clinic services are conducted in the Computer Lab, Room 311, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Wonderful Ones

Thursday, Nov. 20, 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. 20, 2014, 11 a.m.

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

Movie Madness

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, 5 p.m.

Join us at the MLK Teen Space for a great movie in our Teen Lounge on the first and third Thursday of every month. 

Audio Storytelling Workshop

Thursday, Nov. 20, 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. 21, 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!

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