Lecture

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Glen E. Friedman: a LIVE discussion moderated by Alec MacKaye

As part of the DC Punk Archive one-year anniversary celebrations, Alec MacKaye will lead a talk with the iconic skate, punk and hip hop photographer, Glen E. Friedman, often called the most important photographer of his generation.
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Home Movie Day DC 2015

Have your family’s home movies personally inspected by Film and Video Archivist professionals! View and share your family’s home movies together with an audience! Learn about how to digitize and preserve your family’s home films and videos. See exciting home movies from the growing collection of at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture and DC Public Library Special Collections. Use the hashtag #homemoviedaydc to follow and share.
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Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills! Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library.  Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills! Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library. Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:
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Book Hill Talks: Financing Our Infrastructure

Politicians, pundits, policy wonks, and regular people talk about funding infrastructure. What does it all mean? Jill Eicher (Director, Pension Infrastructure Collaborative, Stanford University) will be on hand to discuss this timely topic.
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Author Talk

Talk by author Marione Ingram on her new book The Hands of Peace: A Holocaust Survivor's Fight for Civil Rights in the American South (released July 14, 2015), with copies to be available for sale and signing
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Haunted History Lecture

Haunted History 6:30 p.m. Ever wondered about the history of your neighborhood? Join us at Northwest One for a fascinating look into the rich history of the Sursum Corda neighborhood presented by Lonnie Duren. Did something tragic or emotional happen in the building? Were people so happy there they didn't want to move on? We'll speculate on who might still be hanging around and why. Call the library at 202 939-5946 for specific details.
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Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chills and thrills! Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library.  Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:

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