Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 11 a.m.

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.
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Excel III Advanced

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

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.
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PowerPoint II Intermediate

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 4 p.m.

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: D. P. Grogan 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
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OverDrive Basics

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 5 p.m.

Learn how to use DC Public Library's free OverDrive app to download ebooks and audiobooks onto your iPhones, iPads, Android phones, Android tables, Kindles, and desktops.  A library card is required for this class. 
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 6 p.m.

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level 6:00 - 7:10 PM Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Class meets in the Center for Accessibility, Room 215.
Microsoft Excel

Excel III Advanced

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

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: R. Oberleitner 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.
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UNCENSORED: Rayceen's Reading Room: Reading, Regalness, Realness!

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 7 p.m.

Rayceen Pendarvis and Team Rayceen are going to bring an exciting and engaging evening of entertainment to kick off DC Public Library’s Banned Book Week. Join us for an event filled with author talks, poetry readings, dramatic monologues and many other entertaining performances to highlight self expression, cultural diversity, and freedom of speech. In Rayceen’s Reading Room, the envelope will not only be pushed, it will be opened and read aloud. The event will held September 26, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m. in meeting room A-5.  
Pajama Story Time

Pajama Story Time

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 7 p.m.

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. 
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, 7:15 p.m.

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level 7:15 - 8:30 PM Join us in this intermediate-level class.   Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation.  Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  The class is FREE. No need to register Class meets in the Center for Accessibility, Room 215.
Health Literacy for Healthy Living

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, 1 p.m.

In this 2.5 hour class, you will learn to find and assess quality online health information. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc. Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate medical websites. Evaluate medical websites for updates and active links. Research personal health issues.

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