Adults

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Jobseeker Legal Clinic

Are you having difficulties getting or keeping a job? Come to one of our Jobseeker Legal Clinics at the DC Public Library. You can meet one-on-one with an attorney from Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) to find out if you have a barrier to employment that an attorney may be able to help you resolve. You can get information about issues such as criminal record sealing, credit reports, background checks, obtaining driving and professional licenses, resolving child support arrearages, wage theft, and other issues.
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Breaking Barriers to Employment: Ban the Box

A new D.C. law passed in 2014 says that certain employers are not allowed to ask questions about criminal background on initial job application forms, and can only ask about criminal convictions after a conditional offer of employment is made. This interactive workshop will teach you about the new law and will walk you through the process of filing a complaint if your rights are violated.
Neighberhood Legal Services Program logoInstitute of Museum and Library Services

Breaking Barriers to Employment: Ban the Box

A new D.C. law passed in 2014 says that certain employers are not allowed to ask questions about criminal background on initial job application forms, and can only ask about criminal convictions after a conditional offer of employment is made. This interactive workshop will teach you about the new law and will walk you through the process of filing a complaint if your rights are violated.
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Yoga for the Visually Impaired

Eyes-Free Yoga is a yoga class designed for adults who are blind or visually impaired, maximizing verbal description and hands-on assistance with yoga poses from trained yoga instructors. No experience is required. The class is free. You can bring your own mat, but if you don’t have one yoga mats are available for use during the class.
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Adult Feature Film

Born half-man/half-god inherited superhuman strength. Hercules The son of Zeus, embraces his destiny by fighting to reclaim his kingdom from his villainous stepfather.   Watch Hercules fight for his life as a gladiator, and free his people from the tyranny of the evil monarch.     Join us    
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CooLots and The Cool Kids

Join Girls Rock! D.C. for an instrument swap followed by performances by The CooLots & The Cool Kids.   Saturday, March 5 in the basement of MLK | FREE 1 pm: Instrument Share 2 pm: Show All ages welcome!

Palisades Library Community Meeting

Join your friends and neighbors for a community meeting on the renovation of the Palisades Library. Meet the design team and learn about this exciting project.  
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Feminism and You Workshop

​Join femex for a workshop is designed to explore participants own experience of feminism and women's movements in the U.S. Through discussion and activities attendees will dive into feminist movements, explore the messages we receive about feminism via - media, family, society, and unpack what it means to be a feminist today.
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Self Defense Class During Women's History Month

In celebration of Women's History Month, a self defense class will be taught at Deanwood Neighborhood Library on Saturday, March 12 from 1-3pm. This two hour session will be led by D'Angelo Kinard of Advanced Sports Performance and will teach basic self defense techniques to use in various situations. There will be an emphasis on defending against larger/stronger assailants.

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