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Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic: How to Create a Resume in Word

Come one, come all to a hands-on introduction to creating a resume in Microsoft Word! And while you're here, learn how to access DC Job Seekers.

Adult Book Club

Francis Gregory's Adult Book Club is changing and we need YOUR help! Join us on Thursday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss how we can make Francis Gregory's Adult Book Club even better, with more dynamic reads, themes, and discussions.
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The Joyful Closet

Does this sound familiar? A closet stuffed with clothes, but only a handful of outfits that you feel great wearing? Join Ketura Persellin, a wardrobe and style consultant, as she explains why you have things in your closet you never wear and what three rules will help you manage what clothes you own more easily.
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Set up an Etsy Account

Get help setting up an Etsy sellers account! We will go over the basics of running an Etsy shop. Computer proficiency and an e-mail account is required to participate in this class. Laptops will be provided. We will meet in the lower level conference room for about an hour. 
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The Investigative Film Festival Presents: "Who is Dayani Cristal?"

100 Reporters presents a special screening and discussion as part of the Investigative Film FestivalWho is Dayani Cristal?
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History Book Club

Join our monthly discussion of a history book as we read the classic Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: an Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown.  
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Tuesday morning computer classes at Southwest Library

You are cordially invited to attend the Tuesday morning computer classes at the Southwest Library from 10 a.m.-12 noon.  Each session focuses on a different computer related topic  October classes include: Oct. 6--Personal Computer Basics Oct. 13--no class scheduled Oct. 20--no class scheduled Oct. 27--Introduction to the internet
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Birmingham Jail Players Celebrate Banned Books Week!

Please join the Birmingham Jail Players ( BJP) for a stimulating evening featuring live readings from their favorite banned and/or challenged authors. Hear excerpts from the writings of Toni Morrison, Barbara Ehrenreich, Harper Lee, Sherman Alexie and more! The BJP are a group comprised of enthusiastic staff from around the DC Public Library system.
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Introduction to Instagram

Would you like to share your photos or videos instantly and easily from your smartphone? Or follow the lives of family, friends and your favorite celebrities? Or connect with a community that shares a passion with you? Learn how using Instagram! Bring your smartphone for a hands-on session. For more information, please ask at the adult reference desk.  
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Introduction to Pinterest

Join us on the second floor of the Shaw Library in Conference Room 2 at 6 p.m. for a short introduction to Pinterest, the online bookmarking tool that allows you to explore and share ideas...and boost your creativity!

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