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Monday, Sept. 25, 2017

Hurston Wright Foundation

White Man, Listen! A Richard Wright Birthday Celebration

Francis A. Gregory Library

6 p.m.
Come help the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation commemorate the birthday of Richard Wright with a celebration and discussion of one of his final published works, White Man, Listen! The Hurston/Wright Foundation invites the public to participate in a live recording of a podcast in which scholars Jovonne Bickerstaff, Ph.D. (Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities) and Natalie Hopkinson, Ph.D. (Howard University Department of Communication, Culture and Media Studies) discuss the 1957 book comprised of his lectures in Europe.

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017

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After School Hangout: Table Talk

Lamond-Riggs Library

4 p.m.
Hang out in the library every Tuesday.  On the first Tuesday, we will hold a Table Talk.  Bring YOUR topic of interest and let's get together and talk about it. For ages 6 - 13

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

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Crime & Punishment Lecture Series

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
The Chevy Chase DC Library will begin its yearly lecture/discussion series on September 20, 2016.  The theme for the 2016-2017 series will be "Crime and Punishment."  In this series, we will be reading 10 works of fiction from different eras and genres that explore humankind's struggle for systems of justice that work for all.

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017

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Book Hill Talks - "On the home front: Tudor Place and the Peter Family during World War I"

Georgetown Library

7 p.m.
Tudor Place was the Georgetown home of the Peter family from 1805 until 1983. This lecture will look at how the house, the family, and their servants were impacted by U.S. entry into World War I. 

Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017

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After School Hangout: Table Talk

Lamond-Riggs Library

4 p.m.
Hang out in the library every Tuesday.  On the first Tuesday, we will hold a Table Talk.  Bring YOUR topic of interest and let's get together and talk about it. For ages 6 - 13

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

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Crime & Punishment Lecture Series

Chevy Chase Library

7 p.m.
The Chevy Chase DC Library will begin its yearly lecture/discussion series on September 20, 2016.  The theme for the 2016-2017 series will be "Crime and Punishment."  In this series, we will be reading 10 works of fiction from different eras and genres that explore humankind's struggle for systems of justice that work for all.

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017

Silhouette of children having fun

After School Hangout: Table Talk

Lamond-Riggs Library

4 p.m.
Hang out in the library every Tuesday.  On the first Tuesday, we will hold a Table Talk.  Bring YOUR topic of interest and let's get together and talk about it. For ages 6 - 13