Neighborhood Library

Re-Energize Your Summer Reading!

Looking for fresh titles to take on an August trip, enjoy on a blanket in Dumbarton Oaks Park, or just get cozy with on the couch? 

Omnibus Lecture Series

Lucretia, Frederick and Abraham

Jamie Stiehm, Independent Scholar and Journalist will be on hand to discuss her research on the life and work of abolitionist, suffragette, and social reformer, Lucretia Mott.

Job Seekers Workshops & Support Group

Free classes and networking!

What Should the Georgetown Book Club Read Next?

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Public Space 101

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'Five Days at Memorial'

Georgetown Book Club's August Selection

Rising water. Failing electricity. The sound of gunshots. 

Omnibus Lecture Series

"A Hundred Years Since The War To End All Wars"

The Georgetown Neighborhood Library is pleased to host military historian David Silbey's talk "A Hundred Years Since The War To End All Wars". Silbey, Associate Director of Cornell in Washington, will present his observations on the continuing influence of World War I one hundred years later.

Spotlight on New Teen Reads: "Pointe" by Brandy Colbert

Pointe by Brandy Colbert

Theo is a ballerina who one day hopes to dance professionally.  She’s eating well and seeing someone, until her friend Donovan returns after being kidnapped for four years.  As the trial for Donovan’s abductor draws close, Donovan

Maker Camp Fun

We are doing Maker Camp in the Georgetown Teen and Children's spaces!  We have just completed our second week of Maker Camp, but still have four to go!  If you are interested in coming to Maker Camp it is on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1-3, for children and teens ages 8-15 in the Georgetown Children's Room.  There is no registration necessary so just come on by and join the fun when you can!

English Conversation Classes

Mondays & Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 12 noon

If you are a non-native speaker of English, the ongoing English conversation club at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library is a relaxed way to meet new friends while improving your conversation skills in English.