Washington Area Bicycle Association

Family Biking Workshop with WABA

Join Kidical Mass organizers and WABA for an interactive workshop on biking with children. We'll go over the ins and outs of family-friendly bikes and equipment, packing, preparation, and riding confidently and comfortably with children. 
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Friday Film (The French Market Edition)

Tired feet from strolling the wonderful Georgetown French Market? Bring your baguettes, chocolat, & cafe to our Meeting Room and enjoy a charming French Movie 

Omnibus Lecture Series: Issues in Food Security

Jeffrey Kaplan, Head, Food Studies Program & Associate Professor of Biology, The American University, will be on hand to discuss timley topics in food security.
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'A Song of Ice and Fire' Book Club: 'A Storm of Swords' Discussion 2

A Song of Ice and Fire is the book series that inspired the popular HBO Show Game of Thrones. Our book club will discussing book three of the series by George R.R.

Music Performance: Columbia Recorder Quartet

Book Hill is alive with the sound of music! The Columbia Recorder Quartet will present a wide-ranging set of classics on Wednesday, May 13 at 7:00 PM For more information/RSVP: Wendell Kellar wendell.kellar@dc,gov 202.727.0232 
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National Poetry Month: "Poetry Begins..." Panel Discussion and Poetry Reading

"A poem begins with a lump in the throat..."  -Robert Frost In partnership with the Folger Shakespeare Library and Library of Congress, DC Public Library is hosting a panel discussion with the theme of "Poetry Begins...", discussing the modern impact of poetry. The panel discussion will be followed by readings from poets Kyle Dargan, Doritt Carroll, and John Monagle.  

Thursday Night Movie!

Lights! Action! Come watch a movie with us on the big screen in the meeting room, Thursday, April 9th (6:00PM), and Thursday, April 23rd (6:30 PM). Call the library at 202-724-8698 to find out what's showing!
Washington Area Bicycle Association

Women & Bicycles Storytelling Hour with WABA

Join WABA's Women & Bicycles group for an evening of camaraderie, storytelling, and skillsharing. The group facilitates good, old fashioned storytelling and welcomes newcomers, especially gals who aren't already involved in the group or don't already bike. Each month they choose a theme, you bring different kinds of stories on that theme. This month's theme: What is family.

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Pick a poem that moves you. Pick a poem that amuses you. Pick a poem that confuses you. Put it in your pocket and see how it changes your day. From the Academy of American Poets: