You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club. We will be meeting at Palisades Library on Tuesday, February 7, at 1 p.m., to discuss Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston. Please join us!
What do you do with a library designed in the 1960s by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and named after Martin Luther King, Jr.? The documentary, "A Legacy of Mies and King: Renovating the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library," follows architect Francine Houben as she investigates the past and present to transform D.C.'s central library into a world class library.This screening will be held at the National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW.
Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:15 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels.
February class schedule: 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28
Please note that as of February 7, this yoga class will move to a start time of 11:15 a.m.
Do you want to know what employers can and cannot ask you regarding a physical or mental disability? Do you want to learn more about legal rights for people with disabilities in the workplace? This presentation by an attorney from Disability Rights D.C. will teach participants about sharing disability information with employers, how to request accommodations for a disability in the workplace, and what to do if you feel you have been discriminated against based on a disability.
Do you know the legal protections against discrimination you have as an employee in DC? At this workshop, Teresa Rainey from the D.C. Office of Human Rights (OHR) will discuss DC’s progressive Human Rights Act, which protects DC workers against discrimination based on race, religion, national origin, sex, age, and other protected traits. The workshop will also include information on how to file complaints with OHR if the Human Rights Act is violated. For more information, please contact Ashlee Johnson at (202) 849-8285.
Learn more about the history of Glover Park with local historian Carlton Fletcher. This event is an Age-Friendly DC activity, but anyone who is interested is welcome to attend. Learn more about Glover Park History by clicking this link: gloverparkhistory.com.
Join us on Tuesdays in February as we celebrate Black History Month with our annual film festival. The 28th Annual Black Film Festival offers a Double Feature every week, with entertaining and thought-provoking shorts and full length films.
STEP UP TO THE MIC!
For Black History Month and we're going to be
rockin' the rhymes in a Poetry Slam.
Share a family friendly
poem, rap, or spoken word piece.
Cash prizes for the winners!
Smoot|Gilbane Construction will host a bidder outreach event for contractors interesting in learning about project specific scopes of work, timelines for modernization, and subcontractor prequalification requirements for the MLK Library construction project. This will be a CBE/SBE-focused event that will also allow job seekers to meet potential employers and register to receive hiring notices.