Educational Programs

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Book Hill Talks: Discussion of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream

Otis Ramsey-Zoe, Associate Artistic Director at banished? productions, Lecturer of Theatre Arts at Howard University, and Series Editor for NoPassport Press's Dreaming the Americas Series, will be on hand to discuss William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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Book Hill Talks: Discussion of August Wilson's Radio Golf

Otis Ramsey-Zoe, Associate Artistic Director at banished? productions, Lecturer of Theatre Arts at Howard University, and Series Editor for NoPassport Press's Dreaming the Americas Series, will be on hand to discuss August Wilson's Radio Golf.
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Book Hill Talks: The Mind of the African Strongman

Former Assistant Secretary of State Herman Cohen will be on hand to discuss the leaders, events and issues he experienced during his four decade diplomatic career. 
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Your City in 3D! Digital Flaneur Workshop

In this workshop, the DCPL Makers-in-Residence will introduce the concept of 3D scanning and imaging, which uses tools such as handheld IR scanners, attachments for cellphones, holograms, and downloadable cell phone apps that allow users to create 3D models of objects.
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Credit Reports: Know Your Rights!

Are you a jobseeker with questions about your credit reports? Do you believe that your credit report is preventing you from getting or keeping a job? As part of the D.C. Public Library and Neighborhood Legal Services Program’s (NLSP’s) Breaking Barriers to Employment series, NLSP attorneys will give a presentation on how jobseekers can deal with their credit reports so that they are not a barrier to employment opportunities. 
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The Language of Gaming

Join the Labyrinth staff to learn about the Language of Games. In this session participants will learn about the evolution of word games throughout history, and about the current games that stretch the creative problem-solving and language functions of the brain through strategic cooperation and communication.  Can't make it to this session? Labyrinth games will also be presenting workshops at other DC Public Library sites.
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The Mass Incarceration of African Americans and lts Effects on their Families

Join us for our June Lecture Series. Come out for this important lecture by C.R. Gibbs on The Mass Incarceration of African Americans and lts Effects on their Families and participate in the discussion. Have you signed up for the DC Public Library Summer Reading program yet?  Check it out and go for the gold.
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Book Hill Talks: America's Diplomats Screening & Discussion

Former Ambassadors Herman Cohen and Edward Marks will be on hand to discuss America's Diplomats, a look at the multi-faceted roles diplomats play in shaping global views of the United States.
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Book Hill Talks: Alex Finley - Victor in the Rubble

Former CIA officer, turned blogger and satirist, Alex Finley will be on had to discuss the sights, sounds, and absurdities of the complex relationships connected with the War on Terror.
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Brain Games and a History of Puzzles

Brain Games and a History of Puzzles: A two-hour class examining the most popular types of puzzles and why they fascinate us and remain timeless classics. Participants will learn some of the mathematics, logical deduction, and language skills behind these puzzles.

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