In her debut novel, Born into Sin Transformed into Destiny, Dr. Gina R. Prince shares how the death of her father, when she was just 5 years old, left her with abandonment and identity issues.
She later turned to drugs and sex to fill the void. Finally, she tried God who was waiting for her with open arms.
Join author Michael Dirda for his author talk onBrowsings: A Year of Reading, Collecting and Living with Books.
Dirda's latest volume collects 50 of his witty and wide-ranging reflections on literary journalism, book collecting, and the writers he loves. Browsings is a celebration of the reading life, a fan's notes, and the perfect gift for any book lover.
Are you concerned about a criminal record or bad credit report while applying for jobs? Do you want to know more about your legal rights in DC? Come to this workshop and learn about the different laws that can protect you when dealing with background checks during the job search.
Marilyn Waite is an engineer and author with extensive international experience in the sustainability field. She will discuss careers that favorably impact the environment and also her book Sustainability at Work. Free & open to the public.
Join local author Louis Bayard for a discussion of his latest YA novel, Lucky Strikes, a Depression-era tale of the orphaned Amelia and her struggle to keep her siblings together.
This event is open to teens and adults.