DonateDonateDonateJoinHomePicture of the Thomas Jefferson memorial in the background with cherry blossoms in the foreground.Donate 

Events

DCLA hosts a variety of events including tours, discussions, presentations, and social gatherings. We also list community events of interest to our members. 

Upcoming events

    • 19 Mar 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • INDIQUE, 3512-14 CONNECTICUT AVE NW, WASHINGTON, DC, 20008
    Register


    • 19 Mar 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library, 3310 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20008

    Ann Mah will discuss her latest novel, A Lost Vintage, set in burgundy, and describe her experience living and eating in France. She will be interviewed by Amy Henderson, historian emerita of The National Portrait Gallery. Join us for the third talk in this six part monthly series presented in partnership with the Cleveland Park Business Association and the Cleveland and Woodley Park Village.

    For more information about this event and to register click here.

    • 22 Mar 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Garfield Preparatory Academy 2435 Alabama Avenue SE Washington, DC 20020

    Garfield Preparatory Academy is looking for volunteers to participate in their Read Across America event. Participants will read to the children in their classrooms. If you are interested or would like more information about the event, please contact the Library Media Specialist, Saadia Raines

    Location: Garfield Preparatory Academy                                                                          

    2435 Alabama Avenue SE Washington, DC 20020    

    Date: Friday, March 22, 2019

    Time: 9am - 12pm

    Contact: Saadia Raines: Saadia.Raines@dc.gov                   

    • 26 Mar 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library 3310 Connecticut Avenue Northwest Washington, DC 20008


    Please join the DC Public Library for a special movie screening of The Public followed by a community conversation featuring writer / director / producer Emilio Estevez with Thrive DC Executive Director Alicia Horton.

    The event is free and open to the public and is expected to reach maximum capacity. Be prepared to show your general admission ticket either printed or from your mobile device. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Doors will open at 6 p.m.


    • 08 Apr 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Virtual Meeting, Link in Event Description

    Monthly DCLA Executive Board Meeting, open to all members and the public. Directors report on their activities.

    This will be a VIRTUAL meeting. You may join the meeting on Zoom here (https://georgetown.zoom.us/j/2779905066) or by phone:

    +1 (646) 558-8656 | Code: 2779905066# 
    OR +1 (669) 900-6833 | Code: 2779905066# 


    • 13 May 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • TBA

    Monthly DCLA Executive Board Meeting, open to all members and the public. Directors report on their activities.

    Venue:
    TBA



    • 10 Jun 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • TBA

    Monthly DCLA Executive Board Meeting, open to all members and the public. Directors report on their activities.

    Venue:
    TBA



    • 20 Jun 2019
    • 25 Jun 2019
    • Washington Convention Center

    ALA Annual Conference
    Washington, DC
    June 20-25, 2019
    • 100s of top authors and unforgettable speakers
    • 900+ expert exhibitors, new products, services, and titles
    • Libraries Transform® and a focus on the future
    • Learning that keeps on going 
    • Fun stuff that sparks innovation
    • News You Can Use—updates, policy priorities, strategies for engaging decision-makers and influencers
    • Quality and scope of programs, topics, and formats
    https://2019.alaannual.org/

    Registration Discount for Current DCLA Members:
    Current DCLA members are invited to receive $50 off registration using the code DCLA50. Save on Full Conference, Exhibits Only, or Single Day Pass registration.



Mailing Address:
Union Station
 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE
P.O. Box 1653 Washington, DC 20002
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software