Southeast
Neighborhood Library

Family Story Time

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11:00 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.  Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
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S.T.E.A.M. Team

Monday, January 30, 2017, 4:00 pm

Don't miss S.T.E.A.M. Team!  Every month we’ll do a different hands-on activity exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Monthly activities include science experiments, tech demonstrations, graphic design, mathematical games and more. All supplies included - just bring yourself. Ages 6 & Up in the Southeast Library meeting room.   
Cortenia Smith as Harriet Tubman

The Legacy of Harriet Tubman: A One-Woman Performance by Cortenia Smith

Saturday, February 4, 2017, 1:00 pm

Celebrate Black History Month at Southeast Neighborhood Library! Please join us on Saturday, February 4, at 1 pm for "The Legacy of Harriet Tubman" featuring Cortenia Smith. This one-woman performance reveals the true spirit of Harriet Tubman, a legendary former slave, abolitionist and hero who defined courage and strength.  Drawn from the pages of history and passionately retold by brilliant actress, Ms. Cortenia Smith, it tells a story of survival, endurance, and faith. 
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Heroes of Cinema - The Flowers of St. Francis

Monday, February 6, 2017, 7:00 pm

As we move into 2017, let's consider The Flowers of St. Francis an affirming film that came from Roberto Rosselini's spiritual life. One of Martin Scorcese's favorites! The film can be viewed here with your library card. 
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 6:00 pm

February 8 - April 26, 2017: Wednesdays 6-7:15 p.m. 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. Questions?  Contact Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 7:15 pm

February 8 - April 26, 2017: Wednesdays 7:15-8:30 p.m. 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 Questions?  Contact Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
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C. R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "The Assault on Jim Crow Education: Black Teens in the Civil Rights Movement"

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 7:00 pm

C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month.   This presentation will take place at the following libraries at 7 p.m: Feb 9, Thursday, Southeast Neighborhood Library
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Friends of Southeast Library Book Sale

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 10:00 am

So many books, so little time! Come to the Friends of Southeast Library book sale on the lower level of the library the second Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. History, biography, mystery, fantasy, literature, photography, cookbooks - it's all here! Plus, most books are only $1.  Proceeds from the sale supplement programs for children. 
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Capitol Hill Reads - Charcoal Joe by Walter Mosley

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of Walter Mosley's Charcoal Joe, the latest in his series about detective Easy Rawlins.  RSVP here. February's discussion will take place at Northeast Branch library at 330 7th St. NE.
Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Friday, February 17, 2017, 11:00 am

Stop by the library each month for coffee and discussion about things that matter to you. Over coffee and snacks, we will share what’s on our minds, keep each other informed about what’s happening in the neighborhood, and make new connections. All are welcome!

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