Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Discovering Your Neighborhood Roots

 Calling all neighborhood history enthusiasts and detectives!Have you ever wondered about the history of your home? Would you like to learn more about the the neighborhoods surrounding the Francis A. Gregory Library?

Craft Program

Do you like being creative and working with your hands?  Meet us at the Francis A. Gregory Library, (children's room)  every Wednesday at 4 p.m.  We will be exploring various craft projects throughout the summer.  Bring a friend!

Blue Sky Puppet Theater

The Blue Sky Puppet Theater was our special guest for story time.  The puppet characters took us on an imaginary adventure through various countries. The children from St. Timothy's Child Development Center learned the theme song, "One World, Many Stories."   The preschoolers enjoyed the colorful characters as they introduced each story. This was our first summer reading performance at Francis A. Gregory Library.

Francis A. Gregory Adult Book Club

Our June selection is Water For Elephants by Sara Gruen.  There are copies available at the circulation desk. Please join us at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22. We are taking a summer break in July and August and will resume our monthly meeting in September.

Career-Building Seminar

Finding a job can be a competitive process.  Make sure you have the skills you need to find, apply and land a job The Francis A. Gregory Library is having a Career-Building Seminar every Monday in May at 6:30 p.m.

Good Touch/Bad Touch Puppet Show

Come and join the D.C. Rape Crisis Center and the Francis A. Gregory Library Thursday, April 28, at 1:30 p.m. for a 30-minute interactive presentation that explains the difference between good touches and bad or secret touches.  The presentation features a puppet show to empower children to assert their rights and to seek help if they experience a bad touch.  This educational program helps to reduce risk in a fun and nonthreatening setting.