• The Library will be closed Saturday, May 26th through Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day

Grit, Grace, Glamour: America’s First Ladies

Tuesday, May 22nd, 7:00-8:15 p.m. in the Community Room
Martha Washington
Washington D.C. tour guide Mariann Millard presents a lively and fascinating program about the First Ladies of the United States. Who were they? What made them tick? Did they love or loathe their role? Learn how they navigated the complex paths of politics, protocol, and publicity. To understand and appreciate the important role First Ladies play, Mariann skillfully and humorously weaves historical and modern events, images, and facts, beginning with Martha Washington. A Q&A session will follow her presentation.

No registration required.

Photography Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, May 24th, 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Collaboratory
digital camera
Use your point and shoot camera to embark on a compositional scavenger hunt taking photos around the library. You will be inspired to see the world in a different perspective and take more interesting photos.

Please bring your own camera.

Open to adults and teens in grades 9 and up.