Adults

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Guest Speaker Jimmy Venza, Ph.D.

Jimmy Venza, Ph.D., will speak at the Marks and Hull Neuroscience Discussions series. Dr. Venza is a psychologist and the Executive Director of The Lourie Center for Children's Social & Emotional Wellness.
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Spanish Conversation Club

Looking to grow, revive, or begin to develop your Spanish skills? Join us for these weekly casual conversation hours led by instructor Luz Verost. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.
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Adult Coloring

Join us monthly for these relaxed coloring sessions. We will provide the coloring sheets and colored pencils, though personal supplies are welcome as well. The sessions will last from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov
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Fab Lab Field Trip

Curious about the maker and DIY resources at the Fab Lab at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library but not sure where to start?  Join us for this field trip to the Fab Lab, where we will get a brief tour and use the 3-D printer to design and produce a trinket to take home.
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Queer Book Club

Join our partner organization Knowledge Commons for our monthly Queer Book Club. This month's book is Ursula LeGuin's The Left Hand of Darkness. Please RSVP here, or just show up!
Art all Night: Made in DC

Art all Night: Made in DC

Join us on September 24 at the Tenleytown Library for Art all Night: Made in DC. The library will be open on Saturday from 7 p.m. until midnight for children's art and craft workshops, temporary Henna skin decorations, literary readings, a sculpture room, photo exhibits and a local history display.   

MLK Library Modernization Community Meeting

Come see the latest designs for the modernization of the central library. Learn details about plans for interim library services. Learn more about the project at dclibrary.org/mlkfuture. This meeting will be held in the Dream Lab inside Digital Commons on the library's first floor.
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Intro to 3D Printing

Want to see one of DCPL 3D printers in action?  Want to learn how to make stuff on your own on the 3D printer at the MLK Fab Lab? Come to our Intro to 3D printing class to see a demo and learn a lot more about all the incredible maker equipment available to anyone with a DC library card!    
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Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC).Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.
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Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.

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