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Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020

Women in the life cover

Women in the Life Describe-A-Thon

Cleveland Park Library

10 a.m.
Calling all local  history, LGBTQI+ culture and data enthusiasts! Help describe DC Public Library Special Collections' newest digital collection, Women in the Life. This magazine is a black lesbian publication of the Women in the Life Association

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020

Baist map

House History 101

Washingtoniana

6 p.m.
This hands-on workshop will teach people how to research the history of their D.C. house using primary sources in Washingtoniana. Researchers will learn to use building permits, historic maps, city directories, newspapers and other resources to find out about the building and the people associated with it.