The Library is happy to announce the return of Books & Bites!Join us each Wednesday, beginning June 3, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in front of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. You can purchase a unique and tasty meal from a food truck, check out the latest hot titles, watch movies from our Criterion collection and sign up for Summer Reading!
Join us for a panel discussion celebrating the life, work, and legacy of committed D.C. community and education activist William O. Lockridge.
Working persistently to improve life for District residents, Mr. Lockridge served in multiple leadership roles, including as vice president of the D.C. Board of Education, and his reach will be reflected in the panel, which will gather individuals who worked alongside him and those close to him personally.
Holy surprise party, Batman!
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Summer Reading Kickoff is almost here! Come out to your favorite downtown library for music, DJs, food trucks, superheroes and more!
Join your Southeast Neighborhood Library to celebrate the start of Summer Reading!
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.: All ages can enjoy hero-themed crafts and activities, plus snacks and a superhero photo booth
11 a.m.: Hero story time for families with children ages 0-8.