Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Word I Basics

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Learn basic word-processing features that can help you to create letters, résumés, faxes and other documents that are used to apply for jobs. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in the PC Basics class.You will learn to:

DC Youth Slam Team Poetry Workshop

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Come to the Teen Space every Tuesday afternoon to participate in an exciting poetry workshop and let your imagination soar.Workshop is run as part of the DC Youth Slam Team, a subset of the Split This Rock poets association. Please contact Jonathan Tucker at 202.787.5279 to sign up for the class.Ages 13-19.

Lets Communicate in American Sign Language

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

Beginning Level. 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar.  Any level is welcome to join the class, review, learn new signs. FREE and open to the public.No need to register. Instructor: Cheryl Lewis.Room A-10 (Lower Level)Questions?  Call 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov

XML Intermediate

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 7 p.m.

A continuation of Introduction to XML, this course will focus on increasingly complex elements of XML records including sub-elements, qualified elements, and XML schemes and namespaces.Please note: Introduction to XML necessary before attending this course.

Punk Rock Swap Meet

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, 9 p.m.

Please join three of D.C.'s top punk performers: Brian Baker (Bad Religion, Dag Nasty, Minor Threat) Brendan Canty (Deathfix, Fugazi, Rites of Spring)  and John Davis (Title Tracks, Q and not U)  to help raise money and collect archival material for the DC Public Library's recently established DC Punk Archive.

Tales for Twos and Threes

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 10 a.m.

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

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 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.

Excel II Intermediate

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 3:30 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. WhiteComputer Lab, Room 311Required 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:

Excel III Advanced

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, 6 p.m.

Learn to calculate, research and display table data using Excel formulas. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Excel I Basics and Excel II Intermediate.You will learn to:

Wonderful Ones

Thursday, Oct. 30, 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.

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