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Published on Thursday, October 21, 2010

The featured author of the DC Public Library Read-In will join the Speak Easy Salon for a discussion of her essay "Seven Days in May" and "The Untimely Demise of the Other Frank Sinatra" by Dan Seiters, in When Last on the Mountain: The View from Writers over 50. Copies of the stories are available at the reference desk. Please join us for great conversation and good food on Thursday, October 28 at 3:30pm.

Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010

On October 2, join us at 11am for french pastries and coffee while viewing a demonstration of the new E-readers such as the Kindle and the Nook and learn how to download audiobooks from the DC Public Library catalog.

Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010

On October 2 at 3:30pm, join the drama of Reader's Theater by reading a part of a thrilling short tory. Spotlight your favorite books by doing a book collage and having your photo taken with your artwork. Creative edibles and drinks served.

Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010

Celebrate the pleasure of reading on October 2 at 1:30 p.m. with journalist Marsha Dubrow. She will read an excerpt from her essay "Seven Days in May" in the newly published anthology, When Last on the Mountain: The View from Writers over 50.

Refreshments will be served.

Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010

Here are some information sources on different religions of the world:

Religions of the World

Published on Thursday, September 30, 2010

Redoing a room?  Downsizing?  Here are some sources about interior design.

Design Basics

Published on Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Want to learn a new skill?  Want to learn a new art or craft?  Here are some sources.

Sewing

Quilting

Published on Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Researching Native Americans?  Here are some potential sources.

Biographies

Chief Joseph: Nez Perce Leader

Crazy Horse
Tecumseh: A Life
The Lance and the Shield: The Life and Times of Sitting Bull

History

Published on Friday, September 17, 2010

Join the party to chart a program course for the year. What would you like to organize for your friends at the library? Enjoy solving mysteries? Want to creat a digital zine? Be a recording STAR? Come on September 29 at 4pm and make what you want happen. Refreshments will be served.

Published on Friday, September 17, 2010

The Speak Easy Salon will be meeting Wednesday, September 22 at 3:30 to discuss Jessica Stern's thought provoking article "Mind Over Martyr: How to Deradicalize Islamist Extremists" in Foreign Affairs, Jan/Feb 2010. Join us for a relaxed and stimulating discussion of a topic affecting our lives. Cool teas and pastries will be served. Copies of the article are at the Circulation Desk.

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