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Monday, March 6, 2017

The Witches

History Book Club

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Join History Book Club as we celebrate Women's History Month by reading The Witches: Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

FREED performers

FREED: Female Re-Enactors of Distinction

Southwest Library

10:30 a.m.
Celebrate Women's History Month with FREED, a group of female re-enactors portraying freed women and men of the Civil War era who contributed to our history.  Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver.  Questions? Call 202-724-4691. 
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Women's History Month with the Female Re-Enactors of Distinction

Southwest Library

10:30 a.m.
Learn about the past to commemorate Women's History Month. The Female Re-Enactors of Distinction will tell the story of women from another time. All ages.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Inside Out Film Cover

Monthly Family Film - Inside Out

West End Library

3:30 p.m.
Our monthly film is happening again for children and families!   We'll be hosting a great movie for ages 4 and older. This month's film is "Inside Out".

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Rad Ladies from History

Women's History Month Heroines

West End Library

6 p.m.
Celebrate and Learn about Influential and Creative Women! Coloring Sheets for Younger Children, Books and Activities for Older Kids! Ages 3+
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C. R. Gibbs Presents Hidden Heroes: African Americans, NASA, & the Quest for the Final Frontier

Southwest Library

7 p.m.
Please join us at the Southwest Library for "Hidden Heroes: African Americans, NASA, & the Quest for the Final Frontier." In honor of Women's History Month, noted local, award-winning historian international lecturer, author, & historian of the African Diaspora C.R. Gibbs will present a special lecture. Dr. Gibbs has written numerous books, most notably Black Explorers, Black Inventors: from Africa to America and Friends of Frederick Douglass, a children’s book.  

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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Women's History Month: Amelia Earhart with History Alive!

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Watch award-winning actress Mary Ann Jung bring history to life! Mary Ann will tell the tale of pioneering pilot Amelia Earhart to help us celebrate Women's History Month. Suitable for all ages.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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Women's History Month: Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley with History Alive!

Takoma Park Library

7 p.m.
Watch award-winning actress Mary Ann Jung bring history to life! Mary Ann will tell the story of Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley to help us celebrate Women's History Month. Ages 7 & up.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Women's History Month with the Female Re-Enactors of Distinction

Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library

4 p.m.
Learn about the past to commemorate Women's History Month. The Female Re-Enactors of Distinction will tell the story of women from another time. All ages.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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Women's History Month with the Female Re-Enactors of Distinction

Northwest One Library

4 p.m.
Learn about the past to commemorate Women's History Month. The Female Re-Enactors of Distinction will tell the story of women from another time. All ages.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Clara Barton phot

Women's History Month: Clara Barton with History Alive!

West End Library

4 p.m.
Watch award-winning actress Mary Ann Jung bring history to life! Mary Ann will tell the tale of nurse Clara Barton to help us celebrate Women's History Month. Suitable for all ages.
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DC SWAN DAY - Support Women Artists Now

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
Guillotine Theatre and WomenArts in partnership with the Georgetown Branch of the DC Public Library celebrate 10th DC SWAN DAY (Support Woman Artists Now). Local poets  - Poets on the Fringe - will read from their original works.   For more DC SWAN DAY 2017 events, please check:Women's Art - http://www.womenarts.org/ Guillotine Theater - http://www.georgetowntheatre.org/

Saturday, March 25, 2017

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Women's History Month with the Female Re-Enactors of Distinction

Francis A. Gregory Library

1 p.m.
Learn about the past to commemorate Women's History Month. The Female Re-Enactors of Distinction will tell the story of women from another time. All ages.