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Learn Street Photography

Register for the workshop here. Learn the basics of street photography in this two hour workshop. We will begin in the basement of Petworth Library before moving outside. We will also learn how to upload their photos to Flickr
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Pride Month Movie Screening

Enjoy a special screening of the movie Rent, based on the Tony Award-winning musical! In honor of Pride Month, watch as Angel, Mimi, Roger, and their friends work to create a life in New York City's East Village.  This film is rated PG-13 and has a runtime of 135 minutes.

Levine School Suzuki Violin Performance

The Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Branch is happy to host the Levine School of Music as they celebrate the beginning of summer with a fantastic concert! The Suzuki violinists of the Levine School of Music's ARC Branch will perform a mini-concert for the branch, everyone is encouraged to attend!

May Yoga at Georgetown

Join our certified instructors every Tuesday at the Georgetown library for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels.  May class schedule: 5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 Email georgetownlibrary@dc.gov with the subject "Yoga" for more information or to join our email notification list.
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Live Action Angry Birds

Warm up for a summer of reading, romping, and revenge on evil pigs! We'll be kicking off Summer Reading 2016 at Shepherd Park Library with a live action version of the hit game Angry Birds.  Make your own angry birds, build an evil pig tower, and catapult your way to destruction. And while you're knocking down pigs, sign up the whole family for summer reading!   All ages welcome. Second floor program room.  

Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? This month's selection is Near and Far : Recipes Inspired by Home and Travel by Heidi Swanson.
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Summer Reading Kickoff!

Start summer the right way with Southeast Library’s Summer Reading Kickoff! Join us for an afternoon of fun and excitement as we start our 2016 Summer Reading ProgramSchedule of Events:1 p.m. -3 p.m.: Sign-up for Summer Reading and receive a sign-up prize and a free treat from Captain Cookie! (While supplies last.) Don't miss your chance to meet one of the Nationals President mascots!
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Ready, Set, Read! Summer Reading Begins!

The moment you've been waiting for has arrived- it's time for summer reading fun at DC Public Library! Starting today (June 1), you can register for the 2016 Summer Reading Program: Go For the Gold- Read! Log your readings and start to win prizes on our new online platform!
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Sidewalk Registration Kickoff

Drop by the sidewalk table between 10 am and 3 p.m., meet staff, sign up for Summer Reading.  We're excited about Summer Reading and are waiting to jump start your summer reading with loads of recommendations.

Fun Friday

Every Friday during the summer is a surprise at Rosedale! Come and find out what's in store, including special performers, games with prizes, and other fun events!