Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day
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Get Organized with Michelle

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30 pm

Get ready for 2017 with Michelle Mirpour, Professional Organizer & Renewed Lifestyle Coach. This free workshop will offer tips and strategies for getting and staying organized. Advance registration is not required. Participants will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis.
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Upper NW Knitters

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us as we learn to knit and crochet. We meet for two hours, several times a month, and supplies are free.
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Enter the Dragon Film Showing

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11:45 am

In celebration of Chinese New Year, watch one of the most popular Kung Fu films ever.
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New Year, New Nutrition with Deborah Chin

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 2:00 pm

Start the New Year with a new plan for your nutrition. Certified Holistic Health Coach Deborah Chin will lead this fun and informative workshop for adults. 
Manga Madness

Manga Madness

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us at on the first Thursday of each month for Manga Madness. Watch the newest streaming anime from Crunchyroll and learn about a fascinating aspect of Japanese culture. Refreshments provided. Ages 11-19

C. R. Gibbs Presents a Lecture on "Crossing the Rubicon: The Battle for Black Public Education in the District of Columbia"

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 7:00 pm

C. R. Gibbs, noted author and researcher, will present a series of lectures at several DC Public Libraries throughout the month of February in honor of Black History Month. The presentations "Crossing the Rubicon: The Battle for Black Public Education in the District of Columbia" will begin at 7 p.m. at the following branch libraries: Feb 2, Thursday, Southwest Neighborhood Library
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Job Seekers Walk-In Clinic

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 2:30 pm

Get help with your resumé, job search, and more. Library staff will provide one-to-one help for job seekers. First-come, first-served on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
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Adult Coloring - Valentine's Day Edition

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 2:30 pm

Relax and celebrate romance with adult coloring. Supplies and light refreshments provided. Free & open to the public.
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Neuroscience Discussions

Thursday, March 9, 2017, 6:00 pm

Learn about the neuroscience of trauma and matter with retired Johns Hopkins neuroscientist Bill Marks, Ph.D. and attorney Jeanine Hull. Free & open to the public.
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Monday, May 15, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration