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Center for Accessibility
Friends of the Library
MLK Library Great Hall
The Labs at DC Public Library
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016
Are you concerned about a criminal record or bad credit report while applying for jobs? Do you want to know more about your legal rights in DC? Come to this workshop and learn about the different laws that can protect you when dealing with background checks during the job search.
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017
Join Capitol Hill author and journalist Karen Branan for a discussion of her memoir The Family Tree: A lynching in Georgia, a legacy of secrets, and my search for the truth. This book, which was recently nominated for a Pulitzer, follows the author as she uncovers the truth about her ancestors' involvement in the hanging of four black people by a white lynch mob in 1912.
Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017
"Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100 Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture"
Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club and the community as we celebrate Black History Month through conversation and a book signing with the U.S. Circuit Honorable Robert L. Wilkins.