Petworth
Neighborhood Library

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Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 1:30 p.m.

Get support from staff and learn basic activities in an online job search: Create an email account Start a resume or cover letter Work on an online application Learn about the job seeking process Every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the conference room on the lower level. Staff will be available for one hour, until 2:30 p.m.
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It's a LEGO movie!

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 4 p.m.

During the month of April, the library is celebrating all that makes LEGOS so unique and wonderful. What better tie-in than a related movie of the same name? Join us for a snack as we sit down to watch Emmet attempt to save the universe from the evil Lord Business. For children, parents and caregivers. 
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Computer Basics

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 5 p.m.

In this course, students learn the parts of the computer, mouse basics, typing, Internet search and electronic mail. This two-hour class meets twice per week for six weeks.  Prerequisite: none. Pre-registration is required. To register for classes, please call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.   When registration is closed, you may contact Byte Back to join our calling list. ByteBack will call all interested students next time registration begins.  

Yoga at Your Library

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. No experience is required. The class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one, yoga mats are available for use during the class.

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Join us for songs, rhymes, poems, stories and movement. This story time is for children age 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Groups, please call 202-243-1188 to schedule a program.
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Game Show Live

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 4 p.m.

Come celebrate National Library Week at the Petworth Library. Your knowledge of the Petworth Library’s history will be tested during several TV-based trivia games.
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Pajama Story Time

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us for songs, finger plays, movement, stories and rhymes. Children may wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal. This program is for children from birth to age 7.
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Yoga at Your Library

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 11 a.m.

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. No experience is required. The class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one, yoga mats are available for use during the class.
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PC Basics: Intermediate

Monday, April 20, 2015, 10 a.m.

This class will expand your basic knowledge and navigation of the computer by exploring the Windows 7 platform functions & features. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: J. Johnson         Venue: Meeting Room Required Skills: Skills learned in PC Basics - Beginner class.  You will learn to: Open Windows Explorer & navigate its default libraries. Pinning and Unpinning Icons.
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Kids LOVE Karaoke

Monday, April 20, 2015, 4 p.m.

Celebrate National Karaoke Week with "Kids Love Karaoke," a special program to encourage confident public reading and singing as well as supportive listening in children ages 5-10.  Do you love to watch and sing along with contestants on American Idol and The Voice? Petworth Neighborhood Library will give you the opportunity to have fun while practicing and showing off your vocal gifts in a supportive, friendly environment before you get discovered by the pros!

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