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Color My World

Color My World

Capitol View Library

4 p.m.
Are you interested in sparking your imagination and expressing yourself? Color my World is just for you. Let your creativity shine by selecting coloring sheets or take a chance and design your own.  No matter what you choose, we're saving a spot just for you in the Children's Room. Recommended for ages 5-12. This program is free and open to the public.
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Construction Crew

Petworth Library

4:30 p.m.
On the third Thursday of each month, kids can use their engineering skills to build using with Legos, Duplos, magnetic tiles, building discs and more. Put yourself to the test with our monthly building challenge, or construct your own creative structure straight from your imagination. This is an activity suited to ages 4-12; all children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Kid's Art Time

Mt. Pleasant Library

4:30 p.m.
Learn about famous artists and their artistic style! If you like creating art in various mediums and expressing yourself creatively, then join us!  Ages 4 and up  Monday, March 2 - Pop Art Collages inspired by Elaine Sturtevant Monday, March 9 - Geometric Color Pencil Designs inspired by Beatriz Milhazes Monday, March 16 - Pattern Painting inspired by Betty Mbitjana
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Arty Afternoons

Southwest Library

4:30 p.m.
Children ages 3-12 are invited to join us for fun arts and crafts. Children under 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Questions? Please call 202-559-3210. 
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Job & Career Drop-In One-On-One Clinic

Capitol View Library

5 p.m.
Are you a job seeker in need of assistance with your job search process?  Do you possess the basic digital literacy skills that are required in the workplace? Then please attend the two-hour Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic (5 - 7 p.m.). You will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis, and you will receive one-on-one assistance based on your current needs. The Job Seekers Drop-In Services will include individual assistance with: Creating an email account Establishing a job board account
Spelling

Get Your Spell On

Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Library

5 p.m.
Come take a spelling test and win prizes. All grades welcome. Ask for Mr. Z.
Excel 2016

Excel III Advanced

Computer Classes

5:30 p.m.
In this two-hour class, you will learn to calculate, research and display table data using various Microsoft Excel 2016 formulas.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: R. Arthur Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
ASL

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Capitol View Library

6 p.m.
Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Questions? Contact: Janice Rosen, Librarian, Library Express, 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.
Get Out

Free film showing: "Get Out"

Chevy Chase Library

6:30 p.m.
A young African American man visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point. Film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford and Caleb Landry Jones USA, 2017, rated R, one hour and 44 minutes.
Yoga Mondays

Yoga Mondays with Yolanda

Francis A. Gregory Library

6:30 p.m.
Join us for Yoga Mondays with Yolanda. This one hour class will:   focus on the health benefits of yoga for health and wellness  improve flexibility and proper breathing
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Yoga

Palisades Library

7 p.m.
Palisades Library is pleased to be hosting a free yoga class on Monday evenings at 7 p.m. beginning on Jan.28. This class is suitable for all levels. Please bring a yoga mat.
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Waste Not: Food Waste, Resource Conservation, and You

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
The American food industry discards 150 million pounds of food every day - the equivalent of 523 Titanics per year.
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Short Fiction Writing Workshop

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
Give constructive feedback to fellow writers. Receive it, too! Bring one printed copy of your own flash fiction or an excerpt from a longer piece (up to 1,000 words). At each session, we randomly select three participants to receive critique, facilitated by author Ingrid Anders. Recommended for ages 18 and up. Meets on the second Monday of every month from 7 - 8:30 p.m.
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Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Capitol View Library

7 p.m.
Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is free, no need to register. Questions? Contact Janice Rosen, librarian, Library Express at 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Story Time

Capitol View Library

7 p.m.
Story time fun for the entire family! Join us for an evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-to-40-minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, this program is free and open to the public. The last Monday of every month will be a collaborative Pajama Story Time featuring American Sign Language songs and stories.  Join in the fun and learn some new signs!   Recommended for children and families.
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Free Poetry Workshop - Poets on the Fringe

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
The Poets on the Fringe (POTF) are local poets who meet every Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to read and critique one another's poems. Please bring one of your own poems with copies for the group to read and workshop. For more information, please call 202-727-0232.