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  • Liz A.

    "I love cycling on my road bike and going on long runs."

  • Peter C

    "Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -- Albert Einstein

  • Angel Mary Profile Picture

    "I am not a quitter. I will fight until I drop. It is just a matter of having some faith in the fact that as long as you are able to draw breath in the universe, you have a chance." Cicely Tyson

  • Bosnia National Library

    "I have a collection of bookmarks from places that I've seen or traveled. One of my bookmarks, which I bought in Belgrade, Serbia, has a pair of traditional peasant shoes attached to it."

  • Shawn M

    "Fiction doesn’t tell us something we don’t know, it tells us something we know but don’t know that we know." - Walker Percy

  • Meet Shoshana G.

    "I once won a talent contest by walking upstairs in high heels while balancing a book on my head."

  • Blake B Profile Image

    "I read to get more perspective and escape my life."

  • Ms. Terri

    If I wrote an autobiography, it’s title would be: "The Quitters Guide to Finishing What You Sta…"

  • Josh H

    "When not librarianing I read, write, watch movies, play music and watch others play music as much as possible. Occasionally I eat and/or sleep."

  • Diamond N

    "Everybody is a Genius. But If You Judge a Fish by Its Ability to Climb a Tree, It Will Live Its Whole Life Believing that It is Stupid"- Albert Einstein

  • Miss Louise

    The more you read, the more you know. The more you know, the smarter you grow. The smarter you grow, the stronger your voice, when speaking your mind or making your choice.

  • Jess G.

    Life's too short not to find a good book and share it with friends.

  • headshot-jenf

    "When in doubt, tell the truth" - Mark Twain.

  • Rachel F.

    Quote: “Never trust someone who has not brought a book with them.”- Lemony Snicket

  • Julie S

    “I’ve flown through the air with the greatest of ease…”

  • Chris Knott

    "... To know and love one other human being is the root of all wisdom." -Evelyn Waugh

  • Rachel

    "When I'm not at the library I read, write, hike, make crafts, and learn new skills."

  • Claire A profile

    If you don't like a book, you can stop reading it.

  • Angela B

    “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.” ―Stephen King

  • Melissa N.

    "I am a freelance editor and a student of history so I'm almost always reading, either for work or for fun."

  • Walter R.

    "My passion: Music, movies and food."

  • Alessandra N.

    Audiobooks count as reading. Graphic novels count as reading.

  • Kyle B

    "Live free or die."

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Where we hang out online

Want to meet with other like minds but don't want to go somewhere? We have meetups online that all are invited to join.
 

Twitter
What's Happening @dcpl? When?
#DCPLnewYA -- Jessica and Liz share the best of new YA fiction. Fourth Mondays,
8 p.m.
#audaciousbooks -- This is the DC Public Library companion to author Roxane Gay's new Audacious Book Club.  Fourth Tuesdays, 6 p.m.
#brownbagdc Book Chat -- A weekly book club to discuss what we're reading and what you're reading, often on a theme. Every Wednesday,
12 p.m.
#AskALibrarian -- Abigail and other librarians offer recommendations based on what type of book you express interest in reading. Every Thursday,
12 p.m.
Graphic Novel Friday -- Dish about the best and worst of graphic novels on #graphicnovelfriday Third Fridays, 1 p.m.

 
Pinterest
What's Happening? When?
Various boards of Pin-able goodness:
A Book For All SeasonsAdvanced Elementary ReadsContemporary PoetryJudge Me NotMulticultural Kids ReadsNew Adult FictionRead TogetherTeen Fantasy and more!
Any time!