Calendar

Thursday, May 8, 2014

7:00 p.m.

Career mentor Joe Ryan will facilitate a support group for job seekers.

Friday, May 9, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Come celebrate Mother's Day at the Georgetown Library!

There will be stories, crafts and card making.

This event is appropriate for all age children.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Monday, May 12, 2014

3:30 p.m.

A themed storytime that focuses on exploring art materials.

Recommended for ages 2-5.

7:00 p.m.

Jeffrey Kaplan of American University will discuss the labeling of food created from genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

12:30 p.m.

DC Om/ Feed Yourself something different on Tuesdays. Join us for ongoing lunch hour yoga at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.

Lunch Hour Yoga will take place on Tuesdays beginning April 8. Our wonderful teachers come from different disciplines but are hoping to bring some health to your mind and body during a busy work week. Yoga will take place from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Please bring your own mat.

To RSVP, please email Erika.Rydberg@dc.gov

Yoga teachers provided by Yoga Activist.

4:00 p.m.

Join the group to write stories, poems and other fiction.

Share your ideas and get in touch with your creative side.

Meets monthly but welcomes new members.

Recommended for ages 7-10. 

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available for free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m.

The second Baby Time at 11:00 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m. The second Baby Time at 11 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

7:00 p.m.

Please join us for our Wednesday evening Jyothi meditation classes.

Meditators from the Science of Spirituality Center - David Newcomb, Karin Silverman and others - will lead the sessions.

7:00 p.m.

Experienced career mentor Joe Ryan will teach workshops on job seeking skills.

7:30 p.m.

We know that downloading library e-books and audiobooks can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us. That is why we offer personalized assistance on a drop-in basis.

Need help checking out digital materials, downloading them, or transferring library media to your e-book reader, tablet, smartphone, or MP3 player?

Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library on Wednesday evenings, and we'll get you sorted out. Bring your device and your library card with you.

Also, bring your laptop if you need help downloading onto a Nook or an MP3 player that is not also a smartphone.

Can't make it on Wednesday evenings? Email georgetownlibrary@dc.gov or call 202-727-0232 to set up an appointment at a more convenient time.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

2:00 p.m.

The rhythm and rhyme of reading. Recommended for ages birth to 5.

7:00 p.m.

Career mentor Joe Ryan will facilitate a support group for job seekers.

7:30 p.m.

The LowlandJoin the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Jhumpa Lahiri's 2013 novel, The Lowland.

The novel explores the different paths taken by two brothers -- political activist Udayan and quieter Subhash -- in 1960s Calcutta and the unexpected, far-reaching consequences that both men's choices have for themselves, each other, and those around them.

Friday, May 16, 2014

(All day)

Bike in for a Book Bike to Work Day is May 16, 2014.

On your way in to or out from work, come into the Georgetown Neighborhood Library and get a free book to keep.  We’ll have a selection of donated good reads looking for a home and some refreshments to keep you going.

Just visit the first floor information desk, show us your bike helmet and get a book to take home - no library fees attached!  


Explore other National Bike Month events.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Monday, May 19, 2014

3:30 p.m.

A themed storytime that focuses on exploring art materials.

Recommended for ages 2-5.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

12:30 p.m.

DC Om/ Feed Yourself something different on Tuesdays. Join us for ongoing lunch hour yoga at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.

Lunch Hour Yoga will take place on Tuesdays beginning April 8. Our wonderful teachers come from different disciplines but are hoping to bring some health to your mind and body during a busy work week. Yoga will take place from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Please bring your own mat.

To RSVP, please email Erika.Rydberg@dc.gov

Yoga teachers provided by Yoga Activist.

3:30 p.m.

Come to Art Attack in the Teen Space at Georgetown! 

Stop by and make cool crafts while hanging out with friends. We provide the materials, YOU provide the creativity!

Ages 13-18.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available for free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m.

The second Baby Time at 11:00 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m. The second Baby Time at 11 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

7:00 p.m.

Please join us for our Wednesday evening Jyothi meditation classes.

Meditators from the Science of Spirituality Center - David Newcomb, Karin Silverman and others - will lead the sessions.

7:30 p.m.

We know that downloading library e-books and audiobooks can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us. That is why we offer personalized assistance on a drop-in basis.

Need help checking out digital materials, downloading them, or transferring library media to your e-book reader, tablet, smartphone, or MP3 player?

Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library on Wednesday evenings, and we'll get you sorted out. Bring your device and your library card with you.

Also, bring your laptop if you need help downloading onto a Nook or an MP3 player that is not also a smartphone.

Can't make it on Wednesday evenings? Email georgetownlibrary@dc.gov or call 202-727-0232 to set up an appointment at a more convenient time.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

(All day)

Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.)Are you a local reader between the ages of 21 and 35? Looking for a more casual book club experience? Then join us every fourth Thursday for Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.), a new book group for younger adults.

In April, we will be discussing Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal, the latest book by popular science writer Mary Roach.

Copies of the book are available at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, and we will be meeting at breadsoda (2233 Wisconsin Ave. NW) in Glover Park.

For more information -- including the title we'll be discussing and this month's meeting location--check out our MeetUp page or email erika.rydberg@dc.gov or julia.strusienski@dc.gov.

2:00 p.m.

The rhythm and rhyme of reading. Recommended for ages birth to 5.

7:30 p.m.

Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.)Are you a local reader between the ages of 21 and 35? Looking for a more casual book club experience? Then join us for Twentythirtysomething Book Club (T.T.B.C.), a new book group for younger adults.

For more information--including the title we'll be discussing and this month's meeting location--check out our MeetUp page or email erika.rydberg@dc.gov or julia.strusienski@dc.gov.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

12:30 p.m.

DC Om/ Feed Yourself something different on Tuesdays. Join us for ongoing lunch hour yoga at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.

Lunch Hour Yoga will take place on Tuesdays beginning April 8. Our wonderful teachers come from different disciplines but are hoping to bring some health to your mind and body during a busy work week. Yoga will take place from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Please bring your own mat.

To RSVP, please email Erika.Rydberg@dc.gov

Yoga teachers provided by Yoga Activist.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

10:30 a.m.

Stories, songs and fun for young ones.

Please note that 10:30 a.m. Baby Time will be ticketed to a maximum of 60 people. Tickets are available for free at the Children's Desk, starting at 9:30 a.m.

The second Baby Time at 11:00 a.m. will be the same program but will be open admission.

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