Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Health Information Workshop

Instruction provided by Georgetown University Hospital

Georgetown University Hospital will be providing instruction on how to evaluate the quality and relevance of health information available through the Internet at this one-on-one workshop hosted by DC Public Library at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 8 at the Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library.

Yoga Classes for Adults

May 6 and May 20 at 6 p.m.

Join us Mondays, May 6 and May 20 at 6 p.m. for a free yoga class for adults provided by Yoga Activist.Yoga Activist is an organization dedicated to providing free yoga instruction to communities by partnering instructors with social service organizations interested in promoting the benefits of yoga.Mats will be provided. Registration is preferred, but not required.

Cake Versus Pie

Dessert Madness at the Library

Funfetti! Whoopie Pies! Lemon chess! Move over Pi(e) Day, March Madness is starting soon and that means it's time for Dessert Madness!Every day throughout March Madness, Ms. Bobbie will pit cake versus cake and pie versus pie - and it is up to YOU to decide the final victor! Come out to Francis Gregory Library and cast your vote on the Teen Space white boards. At the end of March/Dessert Madness, we will have one champion dessert that may or may not make a special appearance at a Teen Advisory Group meeting.

Adult Book Club

'Kindred' by Octavia Butler

The March book selection for the Francis Gregory Adult Book Club is

Foreign Film Night: 'The Chorus'

In a fortress of a school in France in 1948, professor Clement Mathieu sees an opportunity to bring some joy to the young boys' lives by establishing a chorus. His decision angers the headmaster, so he must proceed in secret. But the power of music and his generosity of self changes his students forever.  

Get Ready for Prom Expo

Workshops for Teens

Health Information Program

How to Research and Evaluate Health Information on the Internet

Come to your local DC Public Library branch and learn about health resources on the Internet!A series of workshops on finding health information on the Internet is scheduled at a number of DCPL branches through June.  The workshops will provide instruction on how to evaluate the quality and relevance of health information available through the Internet.

DC Public Library Open Today

Thursday, March 7, 2013

The DC Public Library will be open during its regular hours on Thursday, March 7.

Teen Dating Violence Awareness

Healthy Relationships at the Library

The Francis A. Gregory Library Teen Advisory Group chose to explore the issue of Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention this February. Teen volunteers created a display with posters all around the Teen Space and books on teen dating, relationship drama, abuse, sexuality and health. Our Teen of Distinction, Mariama Williams did some more digging and wrote a piece for our website.

'What Was Your Dream, Dr. King?'

What Was Your Dream, Dr. King? by Mary Kay Carson is a wonderful resource to teach young children about the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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