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Tuesday Night Movies: A Weekly Film Series for Adults in Auditorium A-5

Click   Adam Sandler discovers a universal remote that can control his world as he sees fit. With Kate Beckinsale and Christopher Walken. Directed by Frank Coraci. 107 minutes. 2006 PG-13 
Trainwreck

Tuesday Night Movies: A Weekly Film Series for Adults in Auditorium A-5

Trainwreck   Very funny romantic comedy with commitment-phobic Amy Schumer, who just might find love. Starring Bill Hader, Brie Larson and LeBron James. Directed by Judd Apatow. 125 minutes. 2015 R
Social Justice Sneakers exhibit

Social Justice Sneakers: Walk in Someone Else's Shoes

In Celebration of King Week and Black History MSocial Justice Sneakers:   Walk in Someone Else’s Shoes   On display in the  GREAT HALL   Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library  January 19 – February 28, 2016  ABOUT THE EXHIBIT:  
national poetry month

The DC Poet Project: Final Event

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us to cheer on the final four DC Poet Project authors and help select the winner. Reserve your seat online in advance.   The finalists competing for audience votes to win a book contract are: Michael Cameron John Johnson Susan Meehan Rose Strode The finalists were selected out of three separate reading/open mic events.
Roxane Gay

Author Roxane Gay @ All Souls Church

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Roxane Gay, author of Bad Feminist and An Untamed State, will speak about her latest book, Hunger. Gay will be in conversation with _________.
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Banghra/Bollywood Dance Class for Adults

Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 pm

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Take a Banghra/Bollywood dance class to have fun, work out and learn about other cultures. The class is forty-five minutes long, suitable for adults, and free. Teachers from the Dakshina Dance Company will lead the class.
Neighborhood Legal Services Program

Lawyers in the Library: Wills and Advanced Directives for Older Americans

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1:00 pm

Ask a lawyer from Neighborhood Legal Services Program your questions about: Requirements for a will in D.C. Land in another state Gifts to minor children Providing for pets Charitable donations Power of Attorney and Living Wills Interstate succession Spousal inheritances
Neighborhood Legal Services Program

Lawyers in the Library: Wills and Advanced Directives for Older Americans

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1:00 pm

Ask a lawyer from Neighborhood Legal Services Program your questions about: Requirements for a will in D.C. Land in another state Gifts to minor children Providing for pets Charitable donations Power of Attorney and Living Wills Interstate succession Spousal inheritances
American Sign Language

Beginners American Sign Language Classes

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:00 am

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. Please register at the Information Desk.
Tour de DCPL 2017

Tour de DCPL VIII

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!

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