Educational Programs

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Matemática para Trabajadores / Basic Math Skills for Workers

Trabajadores Unidos de Washington D.C. and the Mt. Pleasant Library are teaming up to offer a series of workshops designed to help construction workers and other trades people improve the math skills they will need for their jobs, such as calculating and measuring. Each session will begin on a Sunday afternoon, and will consist of three classes. As usual, all workshops at the library are free! There is also no need to register, just show up. All workshops will be in Conference Room 1 on the lower level.
Dominique Broadway, Personal Finance Coach

Get Your Money Right

Join Dominique Broadway, a dynamic and savvy personal finance powerhouse, for a financial checkup workshop and learn how to get your money right in 2015. Dominique has received national acclaim from Money Under 30 and Smart CEO. During the workshop, you will have an opportunity to learn more about the following topics: Building a strong financial foundation Saving Strategies Managing Credit and Debt Investing and Retirement
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Clinica Legal para Solicitantes de Empleo

¿Es usted un solicitante de empleo o un empleado recientemente contratado? ¿Está teniendo dificultades para conseguir o mantener un trabajo?
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Jobseeker Legal Clinic: Breaking Barriers to Employment

Are you a job seeker or a recently hired employee? Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of these Jobseeker Clinics and meet with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that a lawyer may be able to help you resolve. You can get information about issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving back child support arrearages, wage theft, and other issues.

Book Formatting Basics Using MS Word

Come receive instruction on how to format materials for the Espresso Book Machine (EBM).  Functions like headers, footers, table of contents, and page numbering will be addressed.

Intro to Book Printing With the Espresso Book Machine

Come see the Espresso Book Machine (EBM) in action and receive information on where to find resources regarding formatting and self-publishing.  Please keep in mind that attendance is required to print your book.  Upcoming sessions can be found in the Library's online calendar.
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Consulte Con Un Abogado

¿Necesita ayuda para entender un contrato de arrendamiento o documento legal? ¿Tiene alguna pregunta acerca de cómo obtener manutención o custodia? Los abogados que hablan español de Program Neighborhood Legal Services estarán en la Biblioteca durante el bebé / niño Hora de Cuentos y español Hora de Cuentos para responder a sus preguntas sobre el derecho de familia y derecho de la vivienda en DC. Program Neighborhood Legal Services proporciona ayuda gratuita y legal de los residentes de bajos ingresos del Distrito de Columbia y tenemos especialistas bilingües para ayudarle.
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CANCELED: Acing Your College Applications with Dr. Victoria Tillson Evans

Starting Feb. 18, Georgetown Library will be closed for approximately three weeks. As a result, this event is canceled. There are four other college prep events at DC Public Library locations through April 1. Are you feeling lost in the college application process? Are you not sure what your or your child's next step should be? Get advice from a professional for free at the library! 
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A Vegan Life Seminar

Want to hear more about the health benefits of being vegan? Are plant-based diets the best way to reverse disease?

Chess Time

Drop in for friendly Chess matches Tuesday nights at 6 p.m.   We welcome players of all ages and abilities. This program will be held in the first floor unless otherwise noted.