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Read Watch DCPL

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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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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Housing Discrimination Workshop

Staff from the DC Office of Human Rights will provide a “Know Your Rights” presentation to ensure you can identify housing discrimination and know what you to do if it happens to you. We will discuss discrimination against people who use housing vouchers, people with disabilities, people of color and more.
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Housing Discrimination Workshop

Staff from the DC Office of Human Rights will provide a “Know Your Rights” presentation to ensure you can identify housing discrimination and know what you to do if it happens to you. We will discuss discrimination against people who use housing vouchers, people with disabilities, people of color and more.
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Father's Rights in the District

Low-income fathers can sometimes encounter difficulty exercising all their parental rights. Family law attorneys from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will use scenes from classic films like Crooklyn, Daddy’s Little Girls, and Kramer v. Kramer to talk about child custody law in the District of Columbia and explore how fights over paternity, child support and custody/visitation can interfere with a dad's ability to play a full role in his child's life.

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