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lots of books

Friends of Southeast Library Book Sale

Saturday, May 13, 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. 
Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In

Monday, May 15, 2017, 2:00 pm

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches
The Yid

Capitol Hill Reads - The Yid by Paul Goldberg

Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our May title is The Yid by Paul Goldberg. The GoodReads description says it all: "A debut novel of daring originality, The Yid guarantees that you will never think of Stalinist Russia, Shakespeare, theater, Yiddish, or history in the same way again."
Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Friday, May 19, 2017, 11:30 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!
Tour de DCPL 2017


Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9:00 am

Library staff discovered a great way to explore the ongoing transformations at the DC Public Library -- by bike!

​123 Andrés

Friday, June 23, 2017, 10:00 am

123 Andrés takes children and adults on a musical journey through the Americas learning about music, language and culture. The program is bilingual (Spanish and English) and brings the family together with opportunities to move, sing, dance and learn! 
Pacific Rhythm

Pacific Rhythm

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 4:00 pm

Traditional music and dances from Hawaii, Tahiti, New Zealand, Fiji, Cook Islands and Samoa are presented with authentic costumes for each island. You will be up on your feet as they teach you some Polynesian dances. 
Mad Science

Mad Science: Super Structures

Monday, August 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Amazing architecture and engineering! Discover how simple shapes like the triangle and arch strengthen and reinforce buildings. Join our science structure challenge... build an earthquake proof-building. Ages 8 and up.