Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

LeDroit Chamber PlayersFringe Music in the Library

Fringe Music in the Library: LeDroit Chamber Players

Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, 12 p.m.

The LeDroit Chamber Players bring uniquely collaborative concerts to the neighborhoods of Washington, D.C. Initiated in LeDroit Park, LCP takes inspiration from the town’s artistic lineage, iconic architecture and important historic past and showcases Washington DC’s “local talent” by bringing out the passion and excitement in classical chamber music.
Microsoft Word

Word II Intermediate

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 10 a.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: L. Turner 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.

InDesign Special Project - Custom Daily Planner

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to create your own custom cover for a daily planner to print from the revolutionary Espresso Book Machine! Students will learn how to set up a new document and use several different special effects. Please bring your own digital copies of clip art and images as well as a little inspiration.
ASL Sign I Love You

ASL Story Time

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 11 a.m.

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL) with Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen.   Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present in the Children's Room, Room 200. Questions? Voice/video: 202-559-5368 or email: lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 11 a.m.

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. kick-off National Hispanic Heritage Month in the Great Hall with music, dancing, live performances, face-painting and crafts for kids. This event is free and for all ages. Families are welcome! De la 11 a.m. a 4 p.m. venga para celebrar la Mes de la Herencia Hispana. Habrá música, baile, espectáculos en vivo, pintura de la cara, y manualidades para niños. Este evento para la familia es gratis y para todas las edades. ¡Traiga la familia!
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Trading Card Meetup

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 12 p.m.

Can't get enough of Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, or Magic: The Gathering? Prepare to exhibit your trading card prowess at this day-long event. Enjoy swapability at the expense of your opponents and win weekly bragging rights.  Players will meet until 5 p.m. in Gallery A-6, located on the Lower Level. Games are open to adults and teens and tournaments will be held twice a year. So, come one, come all; just come ready.
Microsoft Excel

Excel II Intermediate

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 12:15 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: C. Myers 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.

Battle Subway Pokémon League

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 2 p.m.

If you love Pokémon, you won't want to miss this!  Battle Subway is an official league of the Pokémon Company International. Players will meet on Saturdays from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the Popular Library, adjacent to the Great Hall. Games are open to Pokémon lovers of all ages and League Leaders will be on hand to moderate.
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Grow Your Business with Email & Social Media: Simple Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses and Nonprofits (Registration Required)

Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

Grow Your Business with Email and Social Media: Simple Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses and Nonprofits is sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., and will show you how to make the most of the combination of email and social media for your business.  When the session is done you’ll have a greater understanding of marketing basics like goals and objectives.
Capital Tangueros

Library Tango Practica

Saturday, Sept. 19, 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.

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