Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Tribute to Peter O'Toole

Books on Film series spotlights 'Lawrence of Arabia'

This epic award-winning adventure is inspired by the true exploits of British army officer T.E. Lawrence, and is one of the most influential films of the 20th century.

Let's Learn to Code!

DIY @ Your Library for Teen Tech Week

Hey you! Like spending lots of time on Facebook and Instagram? Sure. But have you ever wondered how an app works or how to build a website? Learning different programming languages to do all that is much simpler than you think!

The Morehouse College Glee Club and Quartet in Concert

 Are you interested in a rich tradition of standard classical church music, music of African American composers and heritage music? If so, you do not want to miss a free concert by The Morehouse College Glee Club, America’s oldest all-male collegiate glee club.

Holidays Off The Beaten Path

Finally, spring is just around the corner, so it’s definitely time for some sort of celebration!!! Check out some of these interesting holidays by going to the websites below to learn more information: March 1 – Plan A Solo Vacation Day    March 1 – Refired, Not Retired DayMarch 1 – World Compliment Day

Pop Movies, Every Tuesday

A weekly film series for adults at 6 p.m. in Auditorium A-5

March features great film directors: Spike Lee, Davie Lean and David O. Russell!Call 202-727-1291 or 202-727-1295 for titles and more information.

Mardi Gras for Kids!

Laissez les bons temps rouler

Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday.” It is the Tuesday just before Lent in the Christian calendar, when people would feast before fasting during the Lenten season.  Another word for Mardi Gras is Carnival, which is celebrated all over the world!

Audio Storytelling Workshop

Every Thursday in March

A four-week podcasting course in Audio Storytelling will be held the Digital Commons in March. Each class will meet at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday. Access to recording equipment and registration is required.  

Author Talk with Larry Witham

The Italian Renaissance is best known by its three great artists,

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Celebrating the Great Children's Book Author and Illustrator

STEAM Team: The Tooth, and Nothing But the Tooth

Every Friday, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Children's Room hosts a STEAM Team program for children aged 6-12 at 4 p.m.  STEAM is a framework for learning based on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.