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Virtual Story Time

Thursday, February 4, 2021, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
Ask a Librarian

Ask a Librarian

Thursday, February 4, 2021, 12:00 pm

Wondering what to read next? Looking for recommendations on a particular genre? Ask a Librarian during our live Twitter chat on Thursdays at noon. Be sure to follow @dcpl and join the conversation using the hashtag #AskaLibrarian.
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Foundations for a Successful Business

Thursday, February 4, 2021, 2:00 pm

Join us for our monthly business workshops with the DC Small Business Development Center at Howard University. This newly developed interactive 90-minute webinar is the first step in assisting the participants in understanding the processes involved in developing a viable and comprehensive business plan. This webinar will establish the foundation for a successful business. Module 1 will aid the attendees in developing the business concept and determining its feasibility.
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Family Learning at the Library - Black History Month Events

Thursday, February 4, 2021, 4:00 pm

FAMILY LEARNING AT THE LIBRARY - Black History Month Features Tune in to DC Public Library's Youtube every school day at 4 p.m. for fun and educational after-school live events and videos! February will have crafts, stories, book talks and more to celebrate Black History Month. These programs are recommended for school-aged children, teens and their families.  Thursday, Feb. 4
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Virtual Story Time

Friday, February 5, 2021, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
Sounds of the City Humanitini Events

Sounds of the City: a Humanitini Event in tribute to WPFW DJ, Bill Wax

Friday, February 5, 2021, 7:00 pm

DC Legendary Musicians, Inc., in collaboration with HumanitiesDC, WPFW FM Pacifica, and the DC Public Library, celebrate the work of "roots and fruits" WPFW programmer and historian, Bill Wax, with a virtual Humanitini event. Join the conversation with panelists Ida Campbell, Jay Summerour, and Nick Johnson. Music will be provided by vocalist Lady Mary and harmonica player Jay Summerour. 
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ESL Conversation Circles

Saturday, February 6, 2021, 10:00 am

Practice your English language skills as we discuss international affairs and comparative cultures in this high-intermediate-to-advanced level English as a second language conversation group. Join us virtually on Saturdays at 10 a.m. for the Tenley-Friendship Branch ESL Conversation Circle. The hour-and-a-half sessions are for non-native speakers of English ages 18 and older.
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Virtual Story Time

Monday, February 8, 2021, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 
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Books and Baseball

Monday, February 8, 2021, 5:00 pm

Exercise your brain and your body! Kids three to five years old are invited to enjoy a book read aloud with library staff and fun movement activities and baseball exercises with coaches from the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy. This highly interactive program will be conducted via Webex.
Word "Read" above image of parent owl reading to baby owl in crib

Virtual Story Time

Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10:30 am

Grab your shakers, bells or anything that makes a fun noise and join the Library on Facebook Live for Virtual Story Time at facebook.com/dclibrary. Follow the Library's Facebook page to receive Notifications when Facebook Live programs start.  Recommended for children birth to 5. 

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