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Resume Writing Workshop

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:00 pm

Get tips from a Career Development Facilitator for the best formatting, wording, and layout to make your resume stand out and look professional.  Workshop space is limited to 10 participants.  Call or stop by the reference desk to sign up at 202-698-1363. 
Creative Writing - Creating Great Scenes

Creating Writing - Creating Great Scenes

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 2:00 pm

Knowing how to write a scene is a crucial skill for writing fiction. Scenes are the basic building blocks that make up your plot and the rising and falling action of your story, but how do you construct a scene and make sure it works towards creating a satisfying novel? Professor David Hoof returns to offer another course in Creative Writing - Creating Great Scenes. Classes will meet for six sessions on the second and fourth Saturdays from 2 - 4 p.m. starting March 11, 2017
Food Trends 2017

Food Trends 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017, 6:30 pm

Do you want to eat healthier? Interested in learning what’s HOT right now at your local grocer?  What are the food trends and hot cuisines for 2017? Join Roxana Ehsani, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN, In-Store Nutritionist at Giant, to discover the latest good-for-you food trends that are available on the shelves at local markets. You will have the opportunity to taste test new products and take home some recipes!
Mozza at Home

Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Monday, March 20, 2017, 7:00 pm

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? This month’s selection is Nancy Silverton’s Mozza at Home: More Than 150 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Relaxed, Family-Style Entertaining.
Yoga

March Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:15 am

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. March class schedule: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28
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March Gentle Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 10:00 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class every Tuesday morning at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 10 a.m. gentle yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels and ranges of motion, especially targeting adults ages 55+ and those with limited flexibility.March class schedule: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28
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Create a Memory Book by Janet Minichiello

Sunday, March 12, 2017, 2:00 pm

Learn how to transform an old book  into a "memory book" that tells your own story. Use writing, drawing, painting, and/or collage to make a new artistic creation that will help you to both preserve and share special memories. All materials, including old books, will be provided; in addition, you are  welcome to bring any of your own  photographs, letters, or other mementoes you may wish to use.
DiCcion Queer

DiCcion Queer: Bilingual Writing Group for LGBTQ Latin@s

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:30 pm

Do you write poetry, cuentos, plays or creative essays? Join other Latin@ LGBTQ emerging writers tonight as they share, read and comment on each other's work. Bring your own writings or stop by to learn about books written by Latin@ Queer Writers. The workshop is free and open to writers of all genres and levels of experience who write in Spanish, Portuguese or English. No prior writing experience is necessary. 
Ecoupons

Save Money with E-Coupons

Your smartphone can save you money! Learn to access grocery coupons on famous brands for everything from breakfast foods to cleaning supplies. We'll show you how to Click, Print, and Save the coupons you want. Meet in the lobby. The DC Public Library participates in Age-Friendly DC, a city-wide commitment to making the District of Columbia an easier place to live, work, learn, visit and play as we grow older.
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The 'Other' Collection: Magazines, Large Print and Audio Books

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 1:00 pm

Failing Eyesight? That's no reason to be kept in the dark. Get a tour of our diverse collection of Magazines, Large-Print and Audiobooks.  New titles are added each month.  Take home a winner! Meet in the lobby. The DC Public Library participates in Age-Friendly DC, a city-wide commitment to making the District of Columbia an easier place to live, work, learn, visit and play as we grow older.

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