Educational Programs

Social Media 101 and 102 (Registration Required)

Thinking about marketing your business with social media - or perhaps you are already using social media, but want to take it to the next level? This 3-hour workshop, sponsored in partnership with Constant Contact, Inc., is designed to be a fun, dynamic and informative session full of actionable insights, tips and techniques you can use immediately. Register Now.
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Omnibus Lecture Series: 19th Century Sierra Leone

Nemata Blyden, Associate Professor of History & International Affairs, George Washington University, will be on hand to discuss her research on 19th Century Sierra Leone. 

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

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.
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Continuing Education Club

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.  
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6th Annual Moving Forward Together Secondary Transition Community Forum

This two day event will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 and Saturday, October 25, 2014.
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6th Annual Moving Forward Together Secondary Transition Community Fair

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
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Future of Family Biking: a Town Hall with WABA

Join WABA in kicking off a new initiative to get more families biking together. If your family already bikes, please come out to this townhall program and provide valuable input and support!   All ages.

Lets Talk Photography!

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!
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Write Night

The Free Minds Book Club and Writing Workshop is hosting Write Night at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library!
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Friendship Hospital for Animals Client Education Series - Pet Nutrition 101

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!