Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

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Battle Subway Pokémon League

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 2 p.m.

New Meeting Room! 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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The Power of the Inbox: Tips & Tricks for Successful Email Marketing (Registration Required)

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 2:30 p.m.

The Power of the Inbox is sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc. and will present the tips and tricks for successful email marketing. This 2.5 hour seminar will take you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing. Register Now
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Family Crafting Night

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 3 p.m.

Summer is finally here! Parents with children 6 years of age and older can participate in making mermaids, decorating starfishes, and creating seashell sun-catchers.  Register online at bit.ly/labsclasses Join us in the Fab Lab -- Room 219. If you have any questions, contact Digital Commons at 202-727-1175
Sign Language ABC

Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Saturday, July 16, 2016, 4 p.m.

Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Any skill level is welcome to join the class to review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. The class is FREE. No need to register. However since space is limited, participation is limited to those who show up early enough to get a seat in the class. The class runs weekly from June 11 - August 13, 2016 from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. in the Center for Accessibility Learning Lab, room 215.     
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Rush Hour Reads

Sunday, July 17, 2016 (All day)

Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
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Lego Club

Sunday, July 17, 2016, 2 p.m.

It's the Third Sunday of the month --- time for Lego Club!  Here’s your opportunity to build, design, imagine, and compete! Some meetings, we'll free build. For other gatherings, we'll have specific challenges. Come ready to create!  Ages 6-12 No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.    
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Rush Hour Reads

Monday, July 18, 2016 (All day)

Want to read more? A few minutes during your commute or at lunch can really add up.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, July 18, 2016, 10 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their caregivers are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Monday, July 18, 2016, 11 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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Learn to Use a Laser Cutter

Monday, June 13, 2016, 1 p.m.

You will need to pass Fab Lab orientation before you can take this class. Join us in MLK's Fab Lab and learn how to use our laser cutter!

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