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Me Oh My, Basic Computing With My Raspberry Pi (KCDC Class)

This class is presented in partnership with Knowledge Commons DC , supplies are limited, register here! The Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized computer that plugs into your TV and a keyboard. It can be used in electronics projects, and for running software you’d see on a desktop PC, like spreadsheets, word processors, and games.

Yoga at Your Library

Yoga at Your Library is a beginner level yoga class for adults and teens brought to you courtesy of Yoga Activist. 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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Write Night

The Free Minds Book Club and Writing Workshop is hosting a Write Night at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library. Free Minds is an organization dedicated to providing educational support to DC youths incarcerated as adults. Every week Free Minds host a book club and writing workshop at the DC Jail. Write Night is an opportunity for DC Community members to offer their support by providing feedback to the writings of the incarcerated youths.
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Visit of the Restored Historic 1914 Connecticut-Copperthite Pie Company Truck

Meet Michael C. Copperthite, descendent of the founders of the Connecticut-Copperthite Pie Company (established 1885 in Georgetown), and learn about the restoration his company’s 1914 Model T Ford pie delivery truck.  Limited free samples will be available! Rear parking lot and terrace at Georgetown Library. Questions? Call 202-727--233 or visit us online.      

My Sister's Place

One in four women will experience domestic violence at some point in her lifetime. Join us for a presentation by Jazmin Albarran, Outreach Coordinator for My Sister's Place, an organization based in Washington D.C. and dedicated to assisting women who have experienced domestic violence.
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Literary Walking Tour: Books of the Harlem Renaissance

Join the Humanities Council, DC By the Book, and the DC Public Library, 10 a.m. to noon, for a free literary walking tour! Participants will meet at the 13th Street entrance to the U Street Metro in Northwest D.C. 
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My School DC EdFEST 2014

DC Public Library will be at the My School DC EdFEST 2014 to highlight the wide variety of library resources that support students and teachers. The EdFEST is a citywide public school fair, and a key opportunity to learn about the common school lottery process for 2015-2015, and the many schools are participating in the lottery. DC Public Library will be at the event all day, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Location: DC Armory 2001 East Capitol Street SE
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Punk Rock Swap Meet

Please join three of D.C.'s top punk performers: Brian Baker (Bad Religion, Dag Nasty, Minor Threat) Brendan Canty (Deathfix, Fugazi, Rites of Spring)  and John Davis (Title Tracks, Q and not U)  to help raise money and collect archival material for the DC Public Library's recently established DC Punk Archive.

Star Wars Reads Day

Dress up as your favorite characters and enjoy Star Wars activities throughout the day!  

Fall Book to Movie Series

Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, this film is an action drama focusing on an unlikely World War II platoon, tasked by President Franklin Delano Rooseveltwith going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners.

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