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Palisades Library Renovation Community Meeting

Join your friends and neighbors for the second community meeting for the Palisades Library renovation project. Hear from library staff and the design team about how the project is beginning to take shape and share your ideas. Learn more about the project.
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History/Biography Book Club

Every month, we discuss a book about important historical events, figures and more. 
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Games for All!

All Ages Gaming at Your Favorite Downtown Library
Annual Chili Cook-Off

The Friends of the Francis A. Gregory Library Annual Chili Cook-Off

It's that time of year again! The Friends of the Francis A. Gregory Library are hosting their Annual Chili Cook-off on March 12th from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the large meeting room on the second floor. 
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Read Watch DCPL

Do you love watching movie adaptations of your favorite books?  Join us on Twitter as we discuss the best and worst of adaptations on the fourth Monday of every month at 2 p.m.  We'll cover everything from young adult blockbusters to Jane Austen films to the latest comic book flicks.   Find us @dcpl

Throwback Thursdays! Film Series

Join us every Thursday in March for Throwback Thursdays, a film series featuring iconic, classic films. All films will be rated G, PG, or PG-13.  Please see the librarian for what's showing!

Memory Lab Drop-in

The Memory Lab is our latest DIY space where you can digitize your home movies, scan photographs and slides, and learn how to care for your physical and digital family heirlooms. Want to learn more about the Memory Lab? Come to the Digital Commons between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. to get a tour of the lab and ask questions about your personal archiving project.

Memory Lab Drop-in

The Memory Lab is our latest DIY space where you can digitize your home movies, scan photographs and slides, and learn how to care for your physical and digital family heirlooms. Want to learn more about the Memory Lab? Come to the Digital Commons between 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. to get a tour of the lab and ask questions about your personal archiving project.
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Employment Discrimination Workshop

Staff from the DC Office of Human Rights will discuss employment discrimination and your rights as a job seeker, applicant, or employee in the District of Columbia. Special topics may include pregnancy, status as unemployed, and criminal background.
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Employment Discrimination Workshop

Staff from the DC Office of Human Rights, DC's civil rights enforcement agency, will discuss employment discrimination and your rights as a job seeker, applicant, or employee in the District of Columbia. Special topics will include laws that protect pregnant workers and currently unemployed jobseekers.

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