Adults

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Adult Coloring

Join us monthly for these relaxed coloring sessions. We will provide the coloring sheets and colored pencils, though personal supplies are welcome as well. The sessions will last from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov
The Little Foxes book cover.Arena Stage poster featuring Marg Helgenberger as Regina. Illustrated by Sam Spratt.Broadway poster from the original production featuring Tallulah Bankhead.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
The Year of Magical Thinking book cover.Arena Stage poster featuring Kathleen Turner as Didion. Illustrated by Montse Bemal.Author and playwright Joan Didion. Photo by Brigitte Lacombe.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
The Invention of Wings book cover.Abolitionist Sarah Grimke. Image courtesy Wikicommons.Abolitionist Angelina Grimke. Image courtesy Wikicommons.Author Sue Monk Kidd. Photo by Ronald Scarpa.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama. 
Angle of Repose book cover.Author Wallace Stegner. Photo by Leo Holub.

Literary Book Group

Join us each month as we meet to discuss a lively variety of thought-provoking literature, including fiction and nonfiction, essays and articles, poetry and drama.  This month's selection is Wallace Stegner's novel, Angle of Repose
Chris Barrick

Jazz in the Basement with Chris Barrick

Visit the historic MLK Jr. Memorial Library for an afternoon of jazz (classics and a few originals) with local vibraphonist, Chris Barrick.  Chris Barrick, vibraphone Allyn Johnson, piano Ethan Philion, bass Ele Rubenstein, drums  
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Tuesday Yoga

Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 1:00 pm

Tuesday Yoga is back!  A free beginner yoga class taught by Megan Mamula of Yoga District.  We meet in the sunny children's programming room.  Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and bring your own mat or towel.  Participants will have to sign a waiver. 18+ please.  
Of Mice and Men Film

UNCENSORED: Of Mice and Men Film Screening

In connection with Banned Books Week, the library will host a screening of a film based on the book Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck, winner of the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature.
"The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper"

Adult Book Club

Join us to discuss September's book club selection, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick on Thursday, September 22 at 6:30 p.m. "Don’t miss this curiously charming debut! In this hauntingly beautiful story of love, loneliness and self-discovery, an endearing widower embarks on a life-changing adventure.
Cook Korean! by Robin HaRobin HaKimchi recipe excerpt

Cook Korean! Talk with Author and Illustrator Robin Ha

Join us as artist and illustrator Robin Ha talks about illustration and her graphic cookbook, Cook Korean!, and demonstrates a recipe from the book. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and a book signing will follow. Please RSVP to attend on Eventbrite.

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