Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Ghana Must Go book cover.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Taiye Selasi's Ghana Must Go.  
Tales for Twos and Threes

Tales for Twos and Threes

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 10 a.m.

Children will hear short stories, sing, do fingerplays, dance, and move to popular songs.  For ages 2-3 and their caregivers.
Tales for Preschoolers

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 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. Ages 3-5 in the Children's Room. 

brown bag book chat.

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 12 p.m.

Join the conversation!  This Twitter book club meets every Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading.  Love it or hate it, we want to know.  Or you can share in person. Just drop into the Popular Library during the meeting and get a free book or audiobook and a stylish but sturdy library tote to carry home your treasure. The meetings are held from 12 noon until 1 p.m at #brownbagdc
DC Beat Club

DC Beat Club

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, 4 p.m.

Beat Club is a digital music workshop for making music together. No previous musical experience is necessary! The workshop provides hands-on instruction on how to create instrumental tracks and vocal effects using electronic synthesizers. A recording from the workshop is made available for free download.
Story Time for One-Year-Olds

Wonderful Ones

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 10 a.m.

An interactive story time to encourage early literacy skills for 1-year-old children through stories, songs and rhymes. Ages 12-24 months.
Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 10 a.m.

Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?   Then please attend the Job Seekers Drop-In and Legal Clinic, sponsored by the DC Public Library, where you will be able to accomplish job seeking tasks that can support your job search process.The Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic Drop-In services are conducted in the Computer Lab, Room 311, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., June - August, and 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., September - May. Drop-In services include individualized assistance with the following job-seeking tasks:  
Tales for Twos and Threes

Tales for Twos and Threes

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, 11 a.m.

Children will hear short stories, sing, do fingerplays, dance, and move to popular songs.  For ages 2-3 and their caregivers.
Baby with book

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, 10 a.m.

Come read, sing and play with your baby at the library! This story time 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 and their caregivers. See you there!
Tales for Preschoolers

Preschool Story Time

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, 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. Ages 3-5 in the Children's Room. 

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