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December Yoga for Those Over 55

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, 10 a.m.

Join us at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays for yoga classes, targeted to those over 55. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to The first thirty respondents will have reserved spots, others will be shortlisted.
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December Yoga

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, 11:30 a.m.

Join in on lunch hour yoga classes taught by Margaret or Erika. Introductory level viniyasa, or flow, techniques will be practiced. Please RSVP to First thirty respondents will be listed, others wait listed.

English Conversation Circle

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, 10 a.m.

The English Conversation Circle at the Georgetown Neighborhood resumes the Fall session - September 9 - December 2, 2015 Mondays and Wednesdays 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. Volunteer facilitators from The Washington English Center will lead the classes. For more information, contact The Washington English Center at 202-387-2222 or The Georgetown Neighborhood Library at 202-727-9232.  

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Baby Lap Time

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, 11 a.m.

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-30 minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, and bounces developmentally appropriate for children ages birth to when they start walking.  Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.

Book Hill Talks: Science and Politics of GMOs

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, 7 p.m.

Jeffrey Kaplan, head of the Food Studies Program & associate professor of biology, American University, will discuss the timely issues of science and politics of GMO foods. For more information, please contact: Wendell Kellar, or 202-727-0232
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Music Time

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, 2 p.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to five years old. Our Music Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more songs, activities and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  
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November/December Children's Film Series: Cats and Dogs

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, 4 p.m.

Join us for our Cats and Dogs film series.  Every Thursday at 4pm we will show a different film and enjoy popcorn!  This program is appropriate for children ages 4-12. November 5th: Aristocats November 12th: Homeward Bound: An Incredible Journey November 19th: Milo and Otis December 3rd: Snow Buddies December 10th: Snow Dogs
1st Thursday Evening Poetry Readings

First Thursday Evening Poetry Series

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, 7 p.m.

The Georgetown Neighborhood Library celebrates the second year of First Thursday Evening Poetry Readings starting April 2.  Each session will host two featured poets, followed by an open mic.   Please join us to celebrate our local poets and bring your own poems to read.

Downloadable Media Clinics

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Need help checking out e-books, audiobooks, and more through OverDrive? Want to access popular magazines through Zinio Digital Magazines?