Sunday afternoons are for crafts and coloring at Francis Gregory library. Come in and make something to take home - craft, sketch, color, draw or paint!
Children ages 12 and younger and their caregivers are welcome, and all craft supplies will be provided.
This program is intended for children ages 4-12 and their families.
Present Company Polka Band is all about professionals having serious fun. Composed of musicians from premier military bands, this group comes together to play for people who want to dance. No previous polka-dancing experience is required. The polka is a dance for all people and a brief lesson will be given so that all may participate.
Whether you've been playing for years, or are interested in learning, come join us for an evening of chess!
All ages and experience levels welcome.
The Chess Club meets in the first floor meeting room.
Come celebrate the opening of the Francis Gregory Library on Saturday, June 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fun events for all ages! Refreshments! Sign up for Summer Reading! Meet Star Wars characters, including Darth Vadar...11 a.m. -- Story Time with Special Guest Sheila Stewart from Radio One (ages 2-6)11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Face Painting
Come in and discuss your favorite, not-so-favorite, would-read-again, hate or would-recommend books by getting involved in a book club for the Summer Reading program “Own the Night.”This summer, drop everything and read!The book club will be every Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., starting July 11.
The new Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library opened its doors on June 19 after a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Vincent Gray and other city officials.Designed by award-winning architecture team of Adjaye Associates and Wiencek Associates, the new library opened on June 19, 2012 with Mayor Gray and other city officials at a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.
It appears that Kathy Williams's bridge-playing at the Francis A. Gregory Interim Library has paid off.Kathy, a novice bridge player and DCPL volunteer, won a novice game at the Washington Bridge Unit in Mount Rainer, Md. on Saturday, April 29.
Have you read a book that changed your life or made you remember the characters so well you wanted to "shout out" to the world?Well, this is your opportunity to express your feelings. Come to the DC Read-In and share your favorite book with others who love to read.The DC Read-In takes place on March 10, from 10 a.m. - noon.
The Library was burglarized and six Mac computers were stolen and three more were damaged. The Library is open but with a limited number of computers, and no printing is available. The Library was closed at the time of the burglary and there were no injuries. We expect to have computers replaced with PCs in the next couple of days. We apologize for the inconvenience.