Educational Programs

Adult Nutrition Class

Whether you are concerned about weight, heart disease, or just maximizing your health, this class will help you identify simple and gradual changes that add up to major improvements! You’ll leave this session with practical tips for healthier living. Recipes and tasting provided. This class will be led by Roxani Elsani, Regisitered Dietician and In-Store Nutritionist for Giant Food. We will meet in the large meeting room on the lower level. The class will last about an hour.   

Backyard Composting Basics

John Wheeler, Master Gardener, will be presenting on the basics of backyard composting. Wheeler will cover the benefits of using compost in your garden, different methods of backyard composting, and what you can and can not add to your compost. We will meet in the meeting room on the lower level. Come ready to ask questions!

Self-Publishing 202

Come receive instruction about how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  202 covers section breaks, table of contents, headers/footers, page numbering, and saving your work.

Self-Publishing 201

Come receive instruction about how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine using MS Word during this two-part class.  201 covers online resources as well as page layout adjustment, paragraph styles, and page breaks.

Self-Publishing 101

Meet the Espresso Book Machine, learn about the process and basics of self-publishing at the DC Library Press, and find out more about formatting resources.  Class attendance is required to print your work.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.

Self-Publishing 101

Meet the Espresso Book Machine, learn about the process and basics of self-publishing at the DC Library Press, and find out more about formatting resources.  Class attendance is required to print your work.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.
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Volunteer Expo

This summer, the DC Public Library is exploring the idea that every hero has a story. Come to our volunteer expo featuring 30+ local organizations and find a new way to be a hero in your community! Organizations will have information about different levels of volunteer work plus opportunities for teens to fulfill community service hours.  The volunteer expo will run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Great Hall. The branch is accessible by all Metro lines and several bus lines. 
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Job Seekers Skills Workshops

Joe Ryan is the managing principal of CareerMentor.us. He has extensive experience in the private, not-for-profit, and public sector markets.
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Job Seekers Skills Workshops

Joe Ryan is the managing principal of CareerMentor.us. He has extensive experience in the private, not-for-profit, and public sector markets.

Job Seeker Skills Workshop

Joe Ryan is the managing principal of CareerMentor.us. He has extensive experience in the private, not-for-profit, and public sector markets. His expertise includes: career management and transitions, executive development and coaching, executive searches, and human resources development.  

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