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Little Libraries

There are 131 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

1776 D Street, N.W, Washington, DC 20006-5303
1735 New York Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20006
1849 C Street, NW, Washington, DC 20240
701 18th St. NW, Washington, DC 20433
1301 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 3340, Washington, DC 20004
1350 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
1300 Constitution Ave. NW, Room 5016, Washington, DC 20560
1300 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560
USDA South Building, Room 1052, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Room 1315, Washington, DC 20460
Reiter's Books (0.5 miles)
1900 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
555 12th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
Occupy DC Library (0.5 miles)
across from 950 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW, Washington, DC 20024
1000 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1030 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006
10th and Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20013
C Street at 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20520
2110 I St NW, Washington, DC 20037

Local events

Aug
30
Brando Skyhorse
Washington Convention Center, Sunday, August 30 at 10am
Brando Skyhorse’s debut novel, The Madonnas of Echo Park, received the 2011 PEN/Hemingway Award and the Sue Kaufman Award for First Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The book was also a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers pick. He has been awarded fellowships at Ucross and Can Serrat, Spain. Skyhorse is a graduate of Stanford University and the MFA Writers’ Workshop program at UC Irvine. He is the 2014 Jenny McKean Moore Writer-In-Washington at George Washington University. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
5
Teen Writers' Club
(Temporary) location:

Kensington Row Bookshop

3786 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD 20895

Discover techniques for creative writing

-Experiment with writing exercises

-Get constructive feedback on your own writing

-Learn how to revise your own work • Meet others who share your love of writing

Presented by writer Carolee Noury and cosponsored by Maryland Writers’ Association

JOIN US every other Saturday from 12:00-1:30PM

Saturday, September 5. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, September 26. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, October 10. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, October 24. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, November 14. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, December 12. Noon to 1:30P

Categories: Special Event, Teens (added from RSS Feed)
… (more)
Sep
5
David McCullough
National Book Festival 2015, Saturday, September 5 at 5:15pm
Librarian of Congress James H. Billington has called David McCullough the "citizen chronicler" for his meticulously researched and beautifully written historical books, such as the Pulitzer Prize winners "Truman" and "John Adams," the latter of which became an Emmy Award-winning miniseries on HBO. He is also a two-time winner of the National Book Award for "The Path Between the Seas" and "Mornings on Horseback." His newest book is The Wright Brothers (Simon & Schuster). McCullough has also received the National Book Foundation Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award, the National Humanities Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. (rakerman)… (more)
Sep
18
Robert L. Tsai, America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community
The National Archives in Washington, DC, Friday, September 18 at 12pm
Robert L. Tsai, America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community

Speaking and signing at the National Archives (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
21
Leila Tarazi Fawaz, A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Monday, September 21 at unknown time
Leila Tarazi Fawaz, A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War

Lecture and signing, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
26
24th Annual Aspen Hill Community Festival
Fun for the whole family! 4-H Fun, Free Books, Balloon Animals Galore! Fire Truck, Paper Crafts, puppet show, magic, and more! A showing of the movie Kung Fu Panda 2 will start at 3:30 pm.

Categories: Special Event, All Ages (added from RSS Feed)
Sep
26
Teen Writers' Club
(Temporary) location:

Kensington Row Bookshop

3786 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD 20895

Discover techniques for creative writing

-Experiment with writing exercises

-Get constructive feedback on your own writing

-Learn how to revise your own work • Meet others who share your love of writing

Presented by writer Carolee Noury and cosponsored by Maryland Writers’ Association

JOIN US every other Saturday from 12:00-1:30PM

Saturday, September 5. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, September 26. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, October 10. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, October 24. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, November 14. Noon to 1:30P

Saturday, December 12. Noon to 1:30P

Categories: Special Event, Teens (added from RSS Feed)
… (more)
Oct
1
Rebecca Makkai
George Mason University - Fairfax, Thursday, October 1 at 00am
Rebecca Makkai (added from Random House)
Oct
3
David O. Stewart
Politics and Prose, Saturday, October 3 at 6pm
David O. Stewart (added from Random House)
Oct
15
Colm Toibin
Politics and Prose, Thursday, October 15 at unknown time
Colm Tóibín is the author of seven novels, including The Blackwater Lightship;The Master, winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize; Brooklyn, winner of the Costa Book Award; and The Testament of Mary, as well as two story collections. Twice shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Tóibín lives in Dublin and New York. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
18
Aiyaz Husain, Mapping the End of Empire: American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World
Aiyaz Husain, Mapping the End of Empire: American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World

Presentation at the DC Author Festival (added from Harvard University Press)
Oct
27
Martina Boone
One More Page Books, Tuesday, October 27 at unknown time
Martina Boone is the founder and principal blogger at Adventures in YA Publishing, a Writer’s Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers pick. She writes and edits web-based and business material, and lives in Virginia with her husband, two children, and Auggie, a therapy dog, who is convinced it is his job to make the world a better place. Visit her at MartinaBoone.com, Facebook, or Twitter. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
27
Walter Isaacson
Friendship Heights Village Center - Cafe Muse, Tuesday, October 27 at unknown time
Walter Isaacson, the CEO of the Aspen Institute, has been chairman of CNN and the managing editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Steve Jobs; Einstein: His Life and Universe; Benjamin Franklin: An American Life; and Kissinger: A Biography, and the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made. He lives in Washington, DC. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
28
Martina Boone
Martina Boone is the founder and principal blogger at Adventures in YA Publishing, a Writer’s Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers pick. She writes and edits web-based and business material, and lives in Virginia with her husband, two children, and Auggie, a therapy dog, who is convinced it is his job to make the world a better place. Visit her at MartinaBoone.com, Facebook, or Twitter. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
31
George Clinton
George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic machine ruled black music during the ’70s, capturing more than forty R&B hit singles (including three at #1) and recording three platinum albums. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
31
George Clinton
George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic machine ruled black music during the ’70s, capturing more than forty R&B hit singles (including three at #1) and recording three platinum albums. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
1
Sarah Pekkanen
Country Club of Fairfax, Sunday, November 1 at 11am
Sarah Pekkanen is the internationally bestselling author of The Opposite of Me, Skipping a Beat, These Girls, and The Best of Us as well as a series of linked short stories for ereaders. Her work has been published in numerous magazines and newspapers. She lives with her family, including a rescue dog and cat, in Chevy Chase, Maryland. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
1
George Clinton
Ben's Chili Bowl, Sunday, November 1 at 1pm
George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic machine ruled black music during the ’70s, capturing more than forty R&B hit singles (including three at #1) and recording three platinum albums. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
1
Sarah Pekkanen
Country Club of Fairfax, Sunday, November 1 at unknown time
Sarah Pekkanen is the internationally bestselling author of The Opposite of Me, Skipping a Beat, These Girls, and The Best of Us as well as a series of linked short stories for ereaders. Her work has been published in numerous magazines and newspapers. She lives with her family, including a rescue dog and cat, in Chevy Chase, Maryland. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
1
George Clinton
Ben's Chili Bowl, Sunday, November 1 at unknown time
George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic machine ruled black music during the ’70s, capturing more than forty R&B hit singles (including three at #1) and recording three platinum albums. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
1
George Clinton
George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone. The Parliament/Funkadelic machine ruled black music during the ’70s, capturing more than forty R&B hit singles (including three at #1) and recording three platinum albums. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
3
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe, Tuesday, November 3 at 6:30pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Talk and signing, Kramerbooks (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
4
Walter Isaacson
Sixth and I Street Historic Synagogue, Wednesday, November 4 at 7pm
Walter Isaacson, the CEO of the Aspen Institute, has been chairman of CNN and the managing editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Steve Jobs; Einstein: His Life and Universe; Benjamin Franklin: An American Life; and Kissinger: A Biography, and the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made. He lives in Washington, DC. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
6
Sheila E.
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Bethesda, Friday, November 6 at 7pm
Emmy and Grammy Award–nominee Sheila E. is one of the most talented percussionist/drummers in the world, performing and/or recording with Prince, George Duke, Herbie Hancock, Billy Cobham, Con Funk Shun, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie, Ringo Starr, Hans Zimmer, and countless others. She maintains a heavy involvement in charitable organizations as a philanthropist by promoting music and arts education as an alternative form of therapy. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
6
Sheila E.
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Bethesda, Friday, November 6 at 7pm
Emmy and Grammy Award–nominee Sheila E. is one of the most talented percussionist/drummers in the world, performing and/or recording with Prince, George Duke, Herbie Hancock, Billy Cobham, Con Funk Shun, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie, Ringo Starr, Hans Zimmer, and countless others. She maintains a heavy involvement in charitable organizations as a philanthropist by promoting music and arts education as an alternative form of therapy. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
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