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Screening of 'Snowblind,' a DC Independent Film Festival Movie

Join us in the Great Hall for a screening of the DC Independent Film Festival movie Snowblind, the remarkable story of Rachael Scdoris, the 23-year-old blind woman who competed in the Iditarod dogsled race. Film to be followed by a Q&A session with director Vikram Jayanti.

ASL Story Time

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL).  Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.       Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. Questions? voice/video 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.

ASL Story Time

Stories, games, fun in American Sign Language (ASL).  Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will read stories about Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.       Ages 3-5.  ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present. West End Interim Library 2522 Virginia Avenue, NW Washington, DC   20037 Questions? voice/video 202-559-5368 or email  lbph.dcpl@dc.gov    

Clerc-Gallaudet Week: Celebrating the Diversity of the Deaf Community with the Arts

Celebrating the Diversity of the Deaf Community with the Arts: visual art poetry prose theater music ASL and voice interpreters will be present in the Great Hall. For more information, contact: Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian Center for Accessibility (202) 559-5368 voice or video lbph.dcpl@dc.gov
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Enabled by Design-athon: DC Edition by United Cerebral Palsy Life Labs

Join us in the Great Hall for the kick-off of the 2014 DC Enabled by Design-athon brought to you by United Cerebral Palsy Life Labs, including keynote from Adrienne Biddings, Google Policy Counsel for Google, Inc. in Washington, D.C. Join us for a round of networking and a round of exciting lightning talks.

NaNoWriMo: Come Write In!

Have you ever dreamed of writing the Great American Novel? Do you have a torrid romance burning inside you? Do you know why the aliens are coming to get you, and you have to share the secret of their extra-dimensional technology with the world?  Come Write in at DC Public Library! Bring your favorite notepad or laptop, or use one of the library's public computers to work on your original novel during National Novel Writing Month.

NaNoWriMo: Come Write In!

Have you ever dreamed of writing the Great American Novel? Do you have a torrid romance burning inside you? Do you know why the aliens are coming to get you, and you have to share the secret of their extra-dimensional technology with the world?  Come Write in at DC Public Library! Bring your favorite notepad or laptop, or use one of the library's public computers to work on your original novel during National Novel Writing Month.
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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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Design-athon Lightning Talks Kickoff

Design-athon Lightning Talks Kickoff, Wednesday, Nov. 5 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, MLK library.   If you need accommodation including American Sign Language interpretation, please contact us as soon as possible.  Our accomodation statement is here: http://dclibrary.org/node/2095  

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