Adults

Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.)

Are you a local reader between the ages of 21 and 35? Looking for a more casual book club experience? Then join us for Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.), a new book group for younger adults.

Writing Workshop and Q & A with Kathryn Erskine

Writing Workshop and Q & A with Kathryn Erskine Kathryn Erskine is

Heritage Quest Database Demonstration

Come learn about one of the most unique databases: Heritage Quest. We will explore census records, special search functions for books and articles, Revolutionary War  and Freedman’s Bank records, and U.S. Serial Sets.

Lets Communicate in American Sign Language

Beginning Level. 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar.  Any level is welcome to join the class, review, learn new signs. FREE and open to the public.No need to register. Instructor: Cheryl Lewis.Room A-10 (Lower Level)Questions?  Call 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov

Literature of the English-Speaking World

The opening session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series, we will be discussing Zadie Smith's On Beauty. Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available to be checked out.

Literature of the English-Speaking World

In the second session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series we will discuss Kate Grenville's The Secret River.  Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available for checkout.

Literature of the English-Speaking World

In the third session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series we will discuss Salman Rushdie's The Moor's Last Sigh. Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available for checkout.

Digital Resources Drop-In Clinic

Drop-in and learn about the library's variety of digital resource offerings. These offerings include tools for career and vocational development, digital downloads, language learning, research databases and test preparation.Please bring your D.C. Public Library card to the clinic.

Literature of the English-Speaking World

In the fourth session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series we will discuss Noo Saro-Wiwa's Looking for Transwonderland.  Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available for checkout.

Literature of the English-Speaking World

In the fifth session of Dr. Phil Burnham's six-part monthly series we will discuss The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles.  Call 202-282-3072 or come to the Information Desk to register.  Books available for checkout.

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