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DC Punk Archive Library Basement Show w/ LOUD BOYZ :: GOVERNESS :: HEAVY BREATHING

Celebrate the DC Punk Archive at the historic MLK Jr. Memorial Library with our next installment of the Library Basement Show featuring Loud Boyz, Governess and Heavy Breathing
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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! 

Free Comic Book Day

In celebration of Free Comic Book Day on May 7, 2016 stop by Francis Gregory Library to pick up a Dark Knight goody bag complete with Batman timeline poster, 75th anniversary pins, and masks - while supplies last!
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Ward 7 Civil Legal Aid, Family Services Providers and Policymakers Networking Meeting

Neighborhood Legal Services Program invites representatives from the many non-profit organizations, government agencies and community-based organizations that advocate for children, youths and families in Ward 7 to join us for a focused conversation on how civil, legal aid organizations can better partner with you to reach and serve, low-income Ward 7 families.  

Social Media Awareness

Navigating social media can be confusing. This class can help you understand the ins and outs of it. This class will focus on Facebook.
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Adult Book Club

Join us to discuss May's book club selection, The Orchard of Lost Souls by Nadifa Mohamed, one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists on Thursday, May 26th at 6:30 p.m. 

OverDrive Class

Do you need help navigating OverDrive on your desktop? This is the class for you! Whether it is searching for an e-book or downloading an audio book to your account, we can help.  A brief 20 - 30 minute tutorial will be provided on OverDrive. After the tutorial, we can troubleshoot individual issues on your devices.  What do you need to bring? Your device and yourself!  

Cleveland Park Library Community Meeting

Join your friends and neighbors for a community meeting on the Cleveland Park Library construction project. The design team will share new interior renderings and project updates. This meeting has been rescheduled from the original date of June 1.