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Personal Archiving 101 - Scan your photos and save your memories!

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 2:00 pm

Do you have a plan for your personal archive - both the stuff on paper and on your computer? There are some simple things that you can do to keep your memories alive well into the future. Join us for a presentation on the ins and outs of taking care of your personal archive. DC Public Library librarian David Quick will share some of the basic concepts and practices involved in preserving your photos, papers, emails, and other media. He will also discuss the services available at the Library's Memory Lab
Job Seekers

Job Seekers Drop-In

Monday, July 17, 2017, 2:00 pm

Looking for a job? Staff are available to assist with a variety of job search activities including: Resume review Creation of an email address Online applications Online job searches
The Cosmopolitans

Capitol Hill Reads - The Cosmopolitans by Sarah Schulman

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our book for July is The Cosmopolitans by Sarah Schulman. An update of a classic, the book is a modern retelling of Balzac's classic Cousin Bette by one of America's most prolific and significant writers. 
Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Friday, July 21, 2017, 11:30 am

Stop by the library each month for coffee and discussion about things that matter to you. Over coffee and snacks, we will share what’s on our minds, keep each other informed about what’s happening in the neighborhood, and make new connections. All are welcome!
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Personal Archiving - Scan your photos and save your memories!

Saturday, August 5, 2017, 2:00 pm

Do you have a plan for your personal archive - both the stuff on paper and on your computer? There are some simple things that you can do to keep your memories alive well into the future. Join us for a presentation on the ins and outs of taking care of your personal archive. DC Public Library librarian David Quick will share some of the basic concepts and practices involved in preserving your photos, papers, emails, and other media. He will also discuss the services available at the Library's Memory Lab
TieDye Shirts

Tie Dye Outside!

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 4:00 pm

Use tie-dye to create your own unique color combinations and designs! Plain white t-shirts will be provided but you can update your own t-shirts. This event will take place in the garden next to the library. In case of rain, meet inside the library for screenprinting! 
Mad Science

Mad Science: Super Structures

Monday, August 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Amazing architecture and engineering! Discover how simple shapes like the triangle and arch strengthen and reinforce buildings. Join our science structure challenge... build an earthquake proof-building. Ages 8 and up.

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