Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

"Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore" by Robin Sloan

Published on Friday, January 31, 2014

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour BookstoreSeptember's Book Club selection is Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan.

Published on Thursday, January 23, 2014
Hunger Games by suzanne collins catching fire by suzanne collins Mockingjay by suzanne collins

As soon as I started reading The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, I was hooked. I read all three of the series in one week, staying up late as the grim details of Mockingjay unfolded.

Wednesday, Jan. 22

Published on Wednesday, January 22, 2014

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Published on Tuesday, January 21, 2014

DC Public Library is closed Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to inclement weather.

Learn - Apply - Enroll

Published on Sunday, January 12, 2014

My School DC LogoWhich school will your child call My School?

For this coming school year (2014-15), DC Public Schools (DCPS) and participating public charter schools have a common application and lottery. Visit to find everything you need to learn and apply, or come to one of the information sessions listed below. The application closes Feb. 3 for grades 9-12 and March 3 for grades PK3-8.

Please call the My School DC Hotline at (202) 888-6336 or email for additional information.

Published on Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Adres picture

Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés! is an interactive show that celebrates Spanish language and Latin American culture. The audience will sing, shake and sound out rhythms while trying regional Latin dances. 

Counting has never been more fun in English and Spanish! 

¡A bailar, niños!

For families with children ages 0-12.

The event will be held Sunday, Jan. 12 at 2 p.m. in the Elizabeth Holden Meeting Room (second floor).

Published on Wednesday, January 8, 2014

I Have a Dream Martin Luther King Jr.Jan. 12 - 19 is King Week. Libraries across the city are hosting programs to commemorate Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

'Mom & Me & Mom' by Maya Angelou

Published on Friday, January 3, 2014

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya AngelouWorld-famous poet and author Maya Angelou's extraordinary life has been recorded in her numerous autobiographies, but never before has her relationship with her mother been exposed.

On Demand Videos at DC Public Library

Published on Thursday, January 2, 2014
Access Video at DC Public Library

Online Resources for Active Job Seeking

Published on Thursday, January 2, 2014

DC Job SeekersCome one, come all to a hands-on introduction to DC Job Seekers, a one-stop portal to job seeking resources available free-of-charge to the public through DC Public Library homepage.