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Summertime Zumba

Join Roshaunda Jenkins, a certified Zumba instructor who has taught regularly at the Southwest and Capitol View branches of DC Public Library, as she brings her experience, skills, and energy to Zumba sessions throughout the city this summer. 
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Summertime Self-defense Class

Join D'Angelo Kinard of Advanced Sports Performance as he teaches the basics of self-defense during this 90 minute session. Can't make it to this class? Mr. Kinard will also have a session at the Rosedale Neighborhood Library
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Summertime Self-defense Class

Join D'Angelo Kinard of Advanced Sports Performance as he teaches the basics of self-defense during this 90 minute session. Can't make it to this class? Mr. Kinard will also have a session at the Palisades Neighborhood Library
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Mt. Pleasant Historical Walking Tour

MOVED from April 9th to April 16th!
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Is There A Griot In The House?

Learn how to develop an oral or written record of your family’s history.  We’ll discuss easy conversation starters to inspire recollections, informal ways to store and record the information you collect, and best ways to share what you discover. We’ll also talk about The Memory Lab, DCPL’s newest resource for digitizing your materials. Come ready to share a few of your own personal stories!    
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STARTING BLOCKS, The Parklands-Turner Summer Reading Kickoff

GET READY, GET SET, GO! Visit the Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library all day long on Tuesday, June 7th for the official Congress Heights Neighborhood kickoff of the DC Public Library's Summer Reading Club for 2016.  Activities are planned all day long for adults, children and teens, which feature the summer reading theme for 2016 "Go for the Gold, Read!". 
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Laser Cutting Certification

Patrons will need to pass Fab Lab orientation before they can take this class. Join us in MLK's Fab Lab and learn how to use our laser cutter!
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A Song of Ice and Fire Book Club: Prequels

While we are waiting for the release of The Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the A Song of Ice and Fire series, the book club will be discussing short story prequels written by George R. R. Martin.
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Game On!

All ages are welcome to come and play a bevy of fun board games and video games.Games to Play Ticket to Ride Connect Four Clue Jenga Apple to Apples Uno Chutes and Ladders Qwirkle Hoot Owl Hoot! Battleship

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