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Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Gong Xi Fa Cai!Happy Chinese New Year!

The Story of Esther

Join us on Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

From the Freegal Files

Celebrate Black History Month with Jazz Classics

If you are unfamiliar with Freegal, it is a service provided through the DC Public Library that allows you to download three mp3s per week, which are then yours to keep forever — they do not need to be returned and they will never expire.

February Goodreads Book Group: 'From Page to Screen'

Do you want to join a book group, but don't have the time to attend meetings? Do you like using social media and are looking for a good group to discuss your latest literary indulgence or to learn what others are reading?Join our online book discussion group on Goodreads!

The Caldecotts on Film

Each January, the Association of Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, awards one Randolph Caldecott Medal and two or more Honors for distinguished American illustration for children's picture books.

January Goodreads Book Review

'Telegraph Avenue'

Michael Chabon’s Telegraph Avenue centers on the story of Archy Stallings and Nate Jaffe, owners of a used record store, Brokeland Records, in Oakland.

Black History Month Film Series

Enjoy a new movie every night during the week of Feb. 4 for our Black History Month Film Series.

Remembering King

Check out the displays on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr.:  A King Family Tribute edited by Angela Ferris Watkins323.092 W335

Get Down With Game Night!

Teens, unwind and join the fun with games of strategy and logic.Try your hand at Connect4, Tetris or one our Wii games while enjoying refreshments.We meet the first Friday of each month at 4 p.m.!

Mission: Preservation

Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Join us on Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. for a hands-on exploration of preservation -- sponsored by the Smithsonian.