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OFFSITE EVENT: Preserving Your Family History

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 10:00 am

Please note this event will be held at Northeast Library. Registration is required.   
St. Augustine's Episcopal Church

OFFSITE EVENT: Panel Discussion on Southwest History

Monday, April 29, 2019, 7:00 pm

Please note this event will be held at St. Augustine's Episcopal Church, 555 Water St. SW. 
Luis Peralta del Valle

OFFSITE EVENT: Family Mural Art Workshop with Luis Peralta del Valle

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 11:30 am

Please note this event will be held at Anacostia Library.  Join celebrated Washington, DC artist Luis Peralta del Valle as he guides workshop participants in creating a communal mural that honors the rich tapestry of DC history and culture. All workshop materials will be provided. This workshop is suitable for children ages 6 and up, and adults.   
Home Movie Day

OFFSITE EVENT: Home Movie Day

Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8:00 pm

Please note this event will be held at Suns Cinema (3107 Mt. Pleasant St. NW).  The DC Public Library and Suns Cinema are putting together an event that will knock your socks off, but we need your help to make it happen. Our archivists will be screening your home movies and teaching preservation best practices - submissions only accepted through April 23.
Luis Peralta del Valle

OFFSITE EVENT: Family Mural Art Workshop with Luis Peralta del Valle

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 11:30 am

Please note this event will be held at Anacostia Library.  Join celebrated Washington, DC artist Luis Peralta del Valle as he guides workshop participants in creating a communal mural that honors the rich tapestry of DC history and culture. All workshop materials will be provided. This workshop is suitable for children ages 6 and up, and adults.   
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Tour de DCPL X

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 1:00 pm

Library staff discovered a great way to explore the facilities, ongoing transformations and expansive resources at DC Public Libraries - by bike! The Tour de DCPL was born in 2