Celebrate the library's first Sunday open with programs for all ages! 1:30 p.m.: Children's story time2 p.m.: Teen gaming3 p.m.: Job seekers workshopFor more information, call the library at 202-576-7252.
Celebrate Banned Books Week.Banned books will be presented along with "mug-shots" of their authors. Participants will select from different "crimes" (reasons why the books were banned/challenged), and try to match these with the mug-shots.Let's learn why selected books are so controversial! Recommended for ages 9-14.
Come see the exhibition, Celebrate the Freedom to Read, during Banned Books Week: Sept 22-28, 2013.The exhibition will display banned or challenged books from our collection, while highlighting specific "controversial" or "problematic" passages. Participants will have the opportunity to contribute to the exhibit through commentary.