Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Tales for Twos and Threes

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 11 a.m.

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

Excel II Intermediate

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 2:30 p.m.

Learn more features of this spreadsheet software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: H. White Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate and Excel I Basics. You will learn to: Manage the screen view and navigate multiple worksheets in a workbook.

Movie Madness

Thursday, Dec. 4, 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. 

Word II Intermediate

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

Learn more features of this word-processing software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate and adjust default settings. Create and insert stylized headers and footers, footnotes, table of contents, indexes and cover pages.

Language Immersion in Urban Public Schools: Exploring the benefits and challenges

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 6 p.m.

Join this panel discussion on language immersion education in the district in the Great Hall of Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. Speakers include: Mark Jones, President of DC State Board of Education, Marty Abbott, Executive Director at American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, as well as administrators and teachers from local bilingual schools and education nonprofits. WAMU's Kavitha Cardoza will moderate.
DASW

Digital Audio Storytelling Workshop

Thursday, Dec. 4, 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 three 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 to later classes. 
Digital Audio Storytelling

Audio Storytelling Workshop

Thursday, Dec. 4, 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 three 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 to later classes. 

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Friday, Dec. 5, 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, Dec. 5, 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, Dec. 5, 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.

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