DC Reads

Film poster for All the Presidents Men, showing Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman as Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein respectively.

Movie Night at West End: All the President's Men

West End presents All the President's Men, based on the book of the same name by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein.
give us the ballot

"Give Us the Ballot" - Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club, DC Reads Selection

This election year, DC Public Library encourages you to explore American democracy with a selection of books to spark your curiosity and open discussions. Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for a discussion on Give Us the Ballot: Modern Struggle for Voting Rights by Ari Berman.
give us the ballot

"Give Us the Ballot" DC Reads Book DC Club Selection

  This election year DC Public Library encourages you to explore American democracy with a selection of books to spark your curiosity and open discussions. Join the Woodridge Library and Friends Book Club for their discussion on Give Us the Ballot: Modern Struggle for Voting Rights by Ari Berman.
District Comics

Palisades Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Palisades Book Club.  In celebration of DC Reads, we will be discussing District Comics, edited by Matt Dembiski, at Palisades Library, on Tuesday, October 18, at 7:30 p.m.  Please join us!
Handmaid's Tale

DC Reads: The Handmaid's Tale

One of twelve books chosen on the theme, American democracy, this early novel by award-winning author, Margaret Atwood captures a country taken over by a zealotry not even it's originators cannot control.  With elements of George Orwell's 1984, love, intrigue and an ever watchful Eye are at the heart of this story of a blinkered handmaiden forced to conceive for childless leaders while the safety and whereabout
Democracy in BlackEddie S. Glaude, Jr.

Eddie Glaude Jr. on Democracy in Black

Join us for an evening with Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. to speak about his book Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul. This is a ticketed event.  Please visit our Eventbrite page to secure your free ticket.
The Hopefuls

DC Reads: The Hopefuls

Join us for a discussion of Jennifer Close's The Hopefuls.
The Hopefuls

DC Reads: The Hopefuls

Join us for a discussion of Jennifer Close's The Hopefuls.

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