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Mayor Bowser to Tour New Innovation Labs at DCPL

Thursday, May 28, 2015

LaToya Foster (EOM) – (202) 727-5011; [email protected]
George Williams (DCPL) – (202) 727-1184; [email protected]

(Washington, DC) – Tomorrow, Mayor Muriel Bowser will visit the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library to tour two new innovative spaces, a fabrication lab and a recording and editing studio. The two new spaces, along with the existing Digital Commons and Dream Lab, are part of the new “The Labs at DC Public Library.”  The Labs are designed for the District's growing community of entrepreneurs, developers, designers, mentors, students and educators. 

The visit will help promote innoMAYtion, a month-long initiative spearheaded by Mayor Bowser to showcase innovative programs that create jobs, engage residents and position the District of Columbia as a hub of innovation.


Mayor Muriel Bowser
Richard Reyes-Gavilan, Executive Director, DC Public Library
Harry Wingo, President and CEO, DC Chamber of Commerce; Treasurer, DC Public Library Foundation
Jenny Backus, Senior Policy Advisor for Strategic Outreach and Partnership, Google
Representatives from the Friends of the Tenley/Friendship Library


Friday, May 29 at 10:30 am

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
901 G Street, NW
*Closest Metros: Gallery Place - Chinatown and Metro Center Metro Stations*

Press interested in attending the event are asked to RSVP to [email protected]

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