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Architecture Photography

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 10:00 am

Learn how to take photos of buildings. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald
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Portraits for Families

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 12:30 pm

Learn how to take stunning portraits with your camera or cell phone. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald
Food photo

Food Photography

Learn how to photograph food with your camera or cell phone. Disposable cameras can also be provided.  This workshop will last two hours and will be taught by photography teacher Amanda Archibald
Discover Chinatown Parks

Discover Chinatown Parks

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 10:30 am

Due to inclement weather, DC Public  Library will not be at Discover Chinatown Parks on May 23, 2017. Join library staff at DowntownDC BID's Chinatown Parks afternoon activation on Tuesdays from May through September. Chinatown Parks are located at 5th and Massachusetts Ave. NW. 
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Tour de DCPL: ‘Know Your Neighborhood’ Bike Ride

Celebrate National Bike Month and join fellow neighbors and library staff for a family-friendly bike tour of DC's Woodridge and Brookland neighborhoods. Stroll around tree-canopied streets and uncover the history and rejuvenation efforts of these two very livable communities.
genealogy

Genealogy Database Workshop

  Want to know  your family history? Come out, discover and learn tips on how to access Heritage Quest, Historic Washington Post and The Baltimore Afro while researching your family’s roots. Basic computer knowledge and internet skills are required for this workshop (however all are welcomed to attend).      This workshop will take place on the 2nd Floor, Main Meeting Room.
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Spanish Conversation Club

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 6:00 pm

Looking to grow, revive, or begin to develop your Spanish skills? Join us for these weekly casual conversation hours, led by instructor Luz Verost. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.
Washington Improv Theatre

Improv Workshop

Washington Improv Theater is dedicated to sharing the ideas and spirit of improv with all of DC. WIT’s free introductory Improv For All workshops are high-fun, low-stress classes designed to show you how improvisers create spontaneous, off-the-cuff theater. Our enthusiastic and friendly instructors work to make sure everyone is able to participate in a playful and trusting atmosphere.
Roxane Gay

Author Roxane Gay @ All Souls Church

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Author Roxane Gay will be in conversation with Alicia Montgomery, editorial director, WAMU. Join DC Public Library for a night of insight and discussion with this prolific author and modern female voice.
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Green Plate Gardening

"You are what you eat." So let's eat healthy! What better way to eat healthy than to plant your own food or know the source?

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