Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Capital Tangueros

Library Tango Practica

Saturday, Aug. 22, 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.
Games Galore

Games Galore

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

Play board games, video games, our new Wii U, and more! Ages 13-19 in Teen Space.
Come to STEAM Team at MLK Library


Sunday, Aug. 23, 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.

Citizenship and Naturalization Drop-in Clinic

Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen? A representative from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will be in room 221 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library to provide one-on-one information about the process. Get started on the Pathway to Citizenship or find out more about testing, application, and the rights and responsibilities of American citizenship.

Around the World Story Time

Monday, Aug. 24, 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!
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Words On War Writing Session

Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, 6 p.m.

Tell Your Story! 
Tales for Twos and Threes

Tales for Twos and Threes

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 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. 26, 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. 26, 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
Story Time for One-Year-Olds

Wonderful Ones

Thursday, Aug. 27, 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.