Teens

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Wii Gaming Hour

Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 4:00 pm

Show off your gaming skills! Play some Mario Kart on the Wii or show off your Apples to Apples Skills, we've got games for you!  Join us in the Southeast Library meeting room on the first Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. and go head-to-head with other players and see who comes out on top! Snacks will be provided. 
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Spices 101: The Basics of How Spices Improve Health and Make Your Food Taste Wonderful!

Join the spice experts from Bazaar Spices as they go over the basics of spices. What exactly is a spice? What do I look for when buying spices? How can I use them in my cooking? What are the medicinal uses of spices? During the session, we will also cover the effects of some everyday spice favorites like cinnamon, turmeric, ginger, and cocoa on factors ranging from controlling cravings to inflammation and weight loss. 
Yoga

February Yoga at Georgetown -- New Time!

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:15 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. February class schedule: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28 Please note that as of February 7, this yoga class will move to a start time of 11:15 a.m.
S.T.I.C.S. or Sound That Inspires Conscious Souls

Poetry & Music Performance by S.T.I.C.S

S.T.I.C.S. or Sound That Inspires Conscious Souls will perform Weapon of Choice (W.O.C) -- their spoken word anthology. W.O.C. is a deeply immersive reflection of the influences that shape our identity narrated through soundscapes, storytelling, music and poetry. Their performance will explore their views on the rising tension around the systemic racism, police brutality and the internal struggle of identity and acceptance experienced by many people of color.
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Girls Who Code Facebook Live Stream Q and A

Join The Labs at D.C.Public Library for a  Facebook live stream to learn about The Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program! They'll discuss what you'll do each day, what the application requires, and where programs will be held. Plus, you'll get to ask questions from Girls Who Code team members.This is chance for girls across the country who might be interested in the Summer Immersion Program to come together digitally to learn more about it.
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Poetry Slam!

STEP UP TO THE MIC! For Black History Month and we're going to be rockin' the rhymes in a Poetry Slam.    Share a family friendly poem, rap, or spoken word piece. Cash prizes for the winners! Join Us! Cash Prizes!
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Teen Book Club

Jacqueline Woodson has written books for children, teens, and adults.
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Thursday, March 30, 2017, 4:00 pm

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment, and community. We’ll be meeting after school every week on:
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 4:00 pm

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment, and community. We’ll be meeting after school every week on:
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Earn Community Service Hours as a Tutor

GIVE is a nonprofit who can pair you with an elementary or middle school child. You will help that child with their academic work and act as a mentor to them. This is a fun way to give back to the community and earn community service hours. We meet Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the children's room.  For more information, email directors@giveyouth.org.  

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