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The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day
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Short Story Reading Group for Writers

Sunday, February 12, 2017, 2:00 pm

Facilitator: Author Ingrid Anders. At each meeting, we read a celebrated short story aloud and discuss the literary devices within. The selections include classic, contemporary, American, and international short stories. No preparation or commitment is required. We hone our craft through examination of the masters. Ages 18+
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Book Hill Talks - France Alive: A History Told Through Great Works of Art

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 7:00 pm

Lecture N° 4 19th Century Paintings Part Two: Impressionist Painters: Friendship, Landscapes and Modern Life. Guest Speaker - Vanessa Badré  
A Little Life

Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Hanya Yanagihara's 2015 novel title A Little Life over two months.
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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race edited by Jesmyn Ward.
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration
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Book Hill Talks - France Alive: A History Told Through Great Works of Art

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 7:00 pm

Lecture N° 5 From 17th to 19th Century:  Understanding French Political History, Royals, Revolution, and Republic Through One Enduring Symbol: The Woman. Guest Speaker - Vanessa Badré   The woman has long been a symbol of the French nation, but how have the representations of female figures throughout the centuries expressed the French ideas of nation, kingdom, and eventually liberty and republic  .
LaRose by Louise Erdrich

Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss LaRose by Louise Erdrich. Responsible for the tragic accidental death of a friend’s son, an Ojibwe man chooses to make amends by giving his own son, LaRose, to the grieving parents. 
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Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, April 20, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Viet Thanh Nguyen’s novel The Sympathizer, recipient of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss E

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