I Heard It at the Library: A Music Listening Hour

Join us for a music listening hour as we explore select tracks from the more than ten thousand available albums at the DC Public Library!The listening hour will take place in room A-5.

Classic Movie

What is the truth?  Who is guilty?  What was the motive?  Come to Palisades Library and enjoy a classic murder movie detailing the anatomy of murder.

Palisades Book Club

The Palisades Book Club will meet on Tuesday, September 16, and 7:30 pm.  We will be discussing poems by Emily Dickinson.  You may select the poems you wish to discuss.  Please join us!

African Bazaarfest

The Cameroon American Council invites you to join us for an African Bazaarfest in the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Great Hall.  Stop in for performances, crafts, African embassy representatives, and more.  Learn about African culture and contributions throughout history.  Food trucks will be on hand for some delicious treats.

Ted Talks Shown on the Big Screen!

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. We’ll be showing a few featured Ted Talks on the big screen in our meeting room. The subject will be “adventure”. Come watch entertaining videos ofvarious speakers!     

Thursday Night Movies!

Come watch Thursday night movies at West End! In September we will celebrate the work of Robin Williams by showing three different films he starred in Thursday, Sept. 11th, 18th, and 25th at 6:30 PM

Fall Book to Movie Series

In this famous Book-to-Movie blockbuster, Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane challenges the system and defies conventional wisdom when he is forced to rebuild his small-market team on a limited budget.Despite opposition from the old guard, the media, fans and their own field manager, Beane with the help of a young, number-crunching, Yale-educated economist, develops

Meet Sci-Fi Author Bill Gourgey

Join us on Monday, September 22 at 6:30 p.m. for a special Author Talk event featuring local Sci-Fi author, Bill Gourgey.

DCPL Jigsaw Puzzle Swap

Stop by the DCPL Jigsaw Puzzle Swap from 1 to 3 p.m. to freshen up your puzzle stash! Fun for all ages.

English/Spanish Conversation Hour

Join English and Spanish speakers every first and third Tuesday of the month for a half-hour of conversation in Spanish followed by a half-hour of conversation in English. Each meeting will focus on a particular topic/area of interest. Basic English/Spanish skills preferred. Únase a los hablantes de inglés y español cada primer y tercer martes del mes para una charla de media hora en español seguido por una charla de media hora en inglés. Cada sesión se centrará en un tema particular. Básico inglés/español preferido.