Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

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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Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic and NorthStar Digital Literacy Assesssment Practice Session

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 10:00 am

Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Do you possess the basic digital literacy skills that are required in the workplace? Then please attend the Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic, which also includes the NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment practice session. You will be able to accomplish the job-seeking tasks that support a successful job search and assess your basic digital literacy skills during Clinic hours.
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EBM III: The Book Cover

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 7:00 pm

The class will introduce you to the requirements for preparing the book cover in Photoshop for Espresso Book Machine publishing. Register at Learn more about the Espresso Book Machine.
Wikimedia DC & Black Studies Center

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon for Black History Month

Saturday, February 18, 2017, 1:30 pm

Wikimedia DC will lead a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon for Black History Month. Gain skills to improve or update Wikipedia articles relating to Black life and history in Washington, DC. We will also create or revise new entries related to our Black Studies collections. Participants should bring their own laptops for editing articles.
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Lego Club

Sunday, February 19, 2017, 2:00 pm

It's the Third Sunday of the month - time for Lego Club!  Here’s your opportunity to build, design, imagine, and compete! Some meetings, we'll free build. For other gatherings, we'll have specific challenges. Come ready to create!  Ages 6-12 No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.    

Donald J. Trump: An Assessment of the First 100 Days of His Presidency

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:30 pm

Will Donald J. Trump be the president 'for all Americans' as he pledged in his Victory Speech on Nov. 9, 2016? Mr. Trump's election as  the nation's next President has sparked controversy.  Many minorities and immigrants fear the prospect of a Trump administration, because of the billionaire's campaign promises.   Dismissing post-election despair, Trump's supporters believe that he will revitalize the economy and restore America's standing on the international stage.