Adults

Adobe Creative Suite Drop-In

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 1:00 pm

Reserve the library's Adobe Creative Suite laptop to work on an individual project, or learn how to use an Adobe CS program (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro, and others). This SELF-GUIDED (DIY) session is 3 hours long and a government-issued ID will be required. Please note that you may lose your reservation if you are late to your session 15 minutes or more. Please visit https://www.dclibrary.org/labs/studio to register.
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Queer Book Club: The Summer We Got Free

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 7:00 pm

Queer Book Club is a small but enthusiastic community that has been meeting monthly to discuss queer-themed books spanning numerous genres. This month, we’ll be reading The Summer We Got Free by Mia McKenzie:
Hurston Wright Foundation

White Man, Listen! A Richard Wright Birthday Celebration

Come help the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation commemorate the birthday of Richard Wright with a celebration and discussion of one of his final published works, White Man, Listen! The Hurston/Wright Foundation invites the public to participate in a live recording of a podcast in which scholars Jovonne Bickerstaff, Ph.D. (Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities) and Natalie Hopkinson, Ph.D. (Howard University Department of Communication, Culture and Media Studies) discuss the 1957 book comprised of his lectures in Europe.
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Moveable Feast Classics Book Club

You are cordially invited to the next meeting of the Moveable Feast Classics Book Club.  We will be meeting at Georgetown Library on Tuesday, October 3, at 1 p.m. to discuss Daisy Miller, by Henry James. Please join us.
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UNCENSORED: The First Amendment in Unprecedented Times - A Conversation with Lata Nott

The First Amendment has been a paramount right for all Americans since the signing of the Constitution and has been the backbone of free speech and free press. Recent events, such as Charlottesville, VA, have brought many questions regarding the rights given under the First Amendment. 
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UNCENSORED : Rayceen's Reading Room

Back by popular demand, Rayceen Pendarvis and Team Rayceen are going to bring an exciting and engaging evening of entertainment to kick off DC Public Library’s Banned Book Week.
ASL

Beginners American Sign Language Classes

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. For information, call Neil Bailey at 202-698-6373 or email at neil.bailey@dc.gov.
ASL

Beginner American Sign Language Classes

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. For information, call Neil Bailey at 202-698-6373 or email at neil.bailey@dc.gov.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: "The Sense of an Ending" (6:30 p.m. film showing)

Monday, December 18, 2017, 6:30 pm

Free film showing: The Sense of an Ending.  UK, 2017
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Marvelous Movie Monday: "The Sense of an Ending" (2 p.m. film showing)

Monday, December 18, 2017, 2:00 pm

Free film showing: The Sense of an Ending.  UK, 2017 Based on the novel The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.  A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life.  Starring Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling.

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