Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

The MLK Jr. Memorial Library will close on Saturday, Mar 4. at 5:30 p.m for modernization: http://www.dclibrary.org/mlkfuture

Tax Aid

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 9:30 pm

From February 1 through March 4, meet with a qualified CTA tax aide at the MLK Library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2016 income tax filing.   For more information and to find other sites offering tax assistance, please visit dclibrary.org/incometax. Rooms A-9 & A-10
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Scavenger Hunt!

Sunday, February 26, 2017 (All day)

Join us in a children’s scavenger hunt!  Follow the clues and make discoveries along the way, saying goodbye to the old Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, and hello to the new library to come.

Tax Aid

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 1:00 pm

From February 1 through March 4, meet with a qualified CTA tax aide at the MLK Library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2016 income tax filing.   For more information and to find other sites offering tax assistance, please visit dclibrary.org/incometax. Rooms A-9 & A-10
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Jazz in the Basement :: The Michael Formanek/Brian Settles Duo

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us for the last A-5 installment of the Jazz in the Basement series with bassist, Michael Formanek and saxophonist, Brian Settles. In addition to a set of original music, there will be a Q & A, hosted by volunteer organizers, Bertrand Uberall and John Cook. The Jazz in the Basement series will continue at an alternate venue once the MLK Jr. Memorial Library closes for renovation this spring. 
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Black Art by Black Artists

Monday, February 27, 2017 (All day)

Black Art by Black Artists is an exhibition curated by Black Artists of DC.  Featured artists include Nanno Smith, Carey Francis, Daniel Brooking, Russell Simmons, Gloria Kirk, Francis Haskins, and T. H. Gomillion.  
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Monday, February 27, 2017, 11:00 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
MS Excel 2013

Excel III Advanced

Monday, February 27, 2017, 1:30 pm

In this 2-hour  class, you will earn to calculate, research and display table data using various Excel formulas. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: H. White Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Excel I Basics and Excel II Intermediate. You will learn to: Calculate using the following formulas: SUMIF, SUMIFS, AVERAGEIF, AVERAGEIFS, COUNTIF, COUNTIFS.

Tax Aid

Monday, February 27, 2017, 4:30 pm

From February 1 through March 4, meet with a qualified CTA tax aide at the MLK Library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2016 income tax filing.   For more information and to find other sites offering tax assistance, please visit dclibrary.org/incometax. Rooms A-9 & A-10
PS PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint II Intermediate

Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:00 pm

In this 2-hour class, you will expand your PowerPoint skills by engaging features that enhance the construction, the structure and the collaborative dynamics of a slide show presentation. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructor: S. Dodge Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, and PowerPoint Basics You will learn to: Create photo albums

Memory Lab Drop-In Tours

Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:00 pm

The Memory Lab is our latest DIY space where you can digitize your home movies, scan photographs and slides, and learn how to care for your physical and digital family heirlooms. Want to learn more about the Memory Lab? Come to the Digital Commons to get a tour of the lab and ask questions about your personal archiving project. 

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