Educational Programs

black history  month

C.R. Gibbs Presents Crossing the Rubicon

In honor of Black History Month, internationally noted lecturer, author and historian C.R. Gibbs will present “Crossing the Rubicon,” a lecture in which he discusses the battle for Black public education in Washington, D.C.  
Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Come celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the lower level meeting room.  Brandon Todd, Council Member for Ward 4, will share his personal perspective on civil rights. MikeIann Scerbo will give an educational speech about the Civil Rights Movement. These speeches will be followed by questions from the audience.    
Students in front of Military Road School

The Legacy of the Military Road School

Join us as we honor Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of the Military Road School, one of the District's first public schools for African American children.
Students in front of Military Road School

The Legacy of the Military Road School

Join us as we honor Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of the Military Road School, one of the District's first public schools for African American children.
Students in front of Military Road School

The Legacy of the Military Road School

Join us as we honor Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of the Military Road School, one of the District's first public schools for African American children.
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Ban the Box Workshop: Know your rights while applying for jobs

Do you ever have questions about some of the information that you are asked to fill in on some job applications?  Join us at this free workshop hosted by the Neighborhood Legal Services Program of D.C. and find out what your rights are when applying for jobs. 

Databases for Students (and Students of Life!)

DC Public Library has a variety of research and reference databases that are available to all library cardholders.  Join us for our monthly workshop to learn more about these online learning resources.  

Tutor.com

We will show you how to access tutor.com to get help with your homework, or the GED. We will do a live demonstration online, so bring your homework problems. This service is free to all DC Public Library cardholders, and we encourage you take advantage this opportunity.
Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans

Life Design Working Group

You are cordially invited to the inaugural meeting of the Southwest Life Design Working Group.  Although all are welcome to attend, it is strongly encouraged that attendees read Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans prior to the meeting.
Constant Contact LogoRomona Foster, Authorized Constant Contact Trainer

Digital Marketing Trends (Registration Required)

Digital Marketing Trends is a 2.5 hour presentation, sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., and will present marketing trends to which small businesses need to pay attention. Register Now Registration is limited to 36 participants and workstations will be assigned to registered participants first. Walk-in participants are welcome and all participants can feel free to bring their tablets or laptops.

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