Listen to music newly added to National Recording Registry
The Library of Congress and Librarian of Congress James H. Billington added a number of new recordings to the National Recording Registry.
Every year, the Librarian of Congress is charged with picking 25 recordings that are "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant."
Games galore for teens with Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii and More
Like playing video or board games? We’ve got you covered.
Come to Games Galore on Saturday, March 28 at 3:30 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, Room 215, and get gaming!
We will be playing Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii, and board games. We also have some cutting-edge equipment from the AbleGamers Foundation that helps broaden access to video games to enable gamers of all physical and visual abilities.
This event is for teens ages 13-19.
Join author Garrett Peck as he details the definitive account of Walt Whitman's decade in the nation's capital.
We'll meet Thursday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m. on the third floor in Washingtoniana.
For more information, please call 202-727-1213 or email email@example.com.
Join us in celebrating Women's History Month, and win fantastic prizes!
Every Monday in March, a new trivia question will be posted on Twitter (@dcpl) and Facebook. Respond by Friday with the correct answer using #herstoryDCPL, and get entered to win a different prize each week! We'll reveal the correct answer at the end of the week.
Who's up for a little romance?
Picture this: A handsome, successful lawyer, living the high life in Boston, gives it all up for a houseboat in Kentucky only to be sucked back into his old life by a love interest from past.
Are you hooked yet?
A Weekly Film Series for Adults at 6 p.m. In Auditorium A-5
Join us for Tuesday Night Movies, a weekly film series for Adults at 6 p.m. in Auditorium A-5.
The Theory of Everything
Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones star in this biopic of physicist Stephen Hawking. Directed by James Marsh.
123 minutes. 2014. PG-13.
Milos Forman directs this sweeping tale of race and class in early 20th-century New York.
Superintendent of Documents Mary Alice Baish will discuss the ways in which the U.S. Government Publishing Office and the Federal Depository Library Program support Federal Government transparency by keeping America informed.
The presentation will include a demonstration of GPO's discovery and access tools that aid the public in finding the government information they need.