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Aaron Burr Jr. Third Vice President of the United States

CANCELED: 'The Intriguing Aaron Burr: Vice President and So Much More'

Starting Feb. 18, Georgetown Library will be closed for approximately three weeks. As a result, this event is canceled. Please join us in the Peabody Room for “The Intriguing Aaron Burr: Vice President and So Much More” by Jamie Stiehm, U.S. News and World Report op-ed columnist. Aaron Burr Jr. was the third Vice President of the United States, serving under Thomas Jefferson from 1801 to 1805. The Peabody Room is located on the third floor of the library. This event is free.
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My School DC: School Lottery Information Session

Parents and caregivers are invited to join us for an information session about the common application and lottery process used by DC Public Schools and participating public charter schools.
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C.R. Gibbs African History and Culture Series

In celebration of 2015 African American History Month, noted historian C. R. Gibbs will deliver a presentation from his African History and Culture Series at six neighborhood libraries. Please join us at the Juanita E. Thornton/Shepherd Park Neighborhood Library for his lecture titled "Georgia Ave & The Civil War: The African American Story. Check here for other Black History Month events at DC Public Library!

Books on Film

  Have you ever wondered what your favorite book would look like on film? Generations of filmmakers have answered that question by using literature as a reservoir for their creative vision.  "Books on Film" is a monthly series that celebrates the written word on film by screening movie versions of popular and classic books.
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Joy of Motion Dance - Dance Classes for Adults, Teens and Kids

In celebration of Black History Month "A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture", DC Public Library is pleased to welcome Joy of Motion Dance Center to several branch locations during February to lead dance instruction for adults, teens, and kids.
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Joy of Motion Dance: Dance Classes for Adults, Teens and Kids

In celebration of Black History Month "A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture," DC Public Library is pleased to welcome Joy of Motion Dance Center to several branch locations during February to lead dance instruction for adults, teens, and kids.
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Joy of Motion Dance: Dance Classes for Adults, Teens and Kids

In celebration of Black History Month "A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture," DC Public Library is pleased to welcome Joy of Motion Dance Center to several branch locations during February to lead dance instruction for adults, teens, and kids.

Bolling v. Sharpe: 60th Anniversary Panel Discussion

Join us for a moderated panel discussion on the 1954 Supreme Court decision Bolling v. Sharpe and its legacy 60 years later on the D.C. public school system.  This event is in conjunction with the Library's celebration of Black History Month.
Afro Vegan

Feeder's Advisory : A book club for those who love food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? Then come and join us for our inaugural cookbook book club! We will be discussing Bryant Terry’s recent cookbook Afro-Vegan : Farm-Fresh African, Caribbean & Southern Flavors Remixed.

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