Learn to find and assess quality online health information. This class will be 2.5 hours. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.
Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc.
Computer Lab, Room 311
Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.
You will learn to:
Navigate medical websites.
Evaluate medical websites for updates and active links.
Research personal health issues.
Do you enjoy learning in a relaxed group environment?
Come to the Continuing Education Club where we’ll support each other through free online professor-led courses, accessible with your DC Public Library card.
All D.C. schools - DCPS, Charter, & Non-publics - serving D.C. students with IEPs, 504 Plans, and disabilities are invited to bring their students to this two-day event to prepare for the future and prepare for a successful transition into employment, post-secondary education, and independence.
Activities scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday include:
Performing arts session with music and dance
Explore artistic and creative ways to express your unique strengths, needs and goals
Interactive scavenger hunt with exhibitors
Meet at the West End Interim Library for a seminar on Photographing Architecture and Architectural Details.
After the talk, join the group for a two-hour photo walk and have fun taking photos of the architecture and architectural details.
The seminar is from 10 a.m. to noon and the photo walk will be from noon until 2 p.m. Come for one or come for both!
Dr. Ashley Gallagher will discuss the most important guidelines for feeding your pet a healthy diet.
She will cover topics ranging from managing your pet's weight to picking foods appropriate to your dog's or cat's specific needs. Join us for a presentation about the best (and worst) things you can put on your pet's plate.
Talk will be in the Large Conference Room and it is free and open to the human public - no pets please!
Are you a jobseeker with questions about pregnancy and family responsibilities? Do you believe that your pregnancy or family responsibilities are preventing you from getting or keeping a job?
As part of the DC Public Library and Neighborhood Legal Services Program’s (NLSP’s) Breaking Barriers to Employment series, special guests from First Shift Justice Project will give a one-hour-and-15-minute (2-3:15 p.m.) presentation on how pregnancy and child care duties may affect your employment prospects.
Are you a jobseeker with questions about custody and child support? Do you believe that your custody and child support issues are preventing you from getting or keeping a job?
As part of the DC Public Library and Neighborhood Legal Services Program’s (NLSP’s) Breaking Barriers to Employment series, NLSP attorneys will give a one-hour-and-15-minute (6:30-7:45 p.m.) presentation on how jobseekers can deal with custody and child support issues, as it relates to their employment.