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Music Time

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, 2 p.m.

The rhythm and rhyme story time. Recommended for ages birth to 5.
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September Film Series: Back to School

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, 4 p.m.

Join us for films about going to school for the first time or going back to school and enjoy popcorn. The films are: Matilda Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Harriet the Spy Madeline

Preschool Story Time

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, 10:30 a.m.

Stories, music, folktales and fun for Preschoolers and Kindergartners. Recommended for ages 3-5. 
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DC Shorts Film Festival

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, 11 a.m.

The DC Shorts Film Festival brings the best films under 20 minutes from around the globe to enthusiastic audiences throughout Washington, DC. Join us for a special FREE Family Showcase on Saturday, September 12 at 11:00am at 8 different DC Public Library locations around the city. This showcase runs approximately 50 minutes and the films are appropriate for children aged 8+. Parents are encouraged to download the Parent’s Guide and read more about the films at
Alessandra Gelmi, Poet, Novelist, Playwright and Journalist

Poetry Workshop with Alessandra Gelmi

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, 2 p.m.

Alessandra Gelmi, seven-time national award-winning author of the novel Who’s Afraid of Red and the poetry collection Ring of Fire will teach us tips and tricks to make a poem sing.  Please bring a short poem to be workshopped in this class.    Registration Required. Please call 202-727-0232 or email  

Family Craft

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, 2 p.m.

Join us for a themed family craft!    
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Toddler Art & Stories

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

A themed story time that focuses on exploring art materials through process-oriented art. Recommended for ages 2-5. 

Sing, Talk, and Read Workshop

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, 7 p.m.

Are you a parent with a child under the age of five? Are you a caretaker who watches young children all day? Come to our Sing, Talk, and Read workshop at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. We'll talk about why singing, talking, and reading everyday with your child is so important and what activities you can be doing at home to help your child develop a love of literature and get ready to learn how to read.

September Seniors Yoga

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, 10 a.m.

Certified Senior Yoga instructor MJ from Yoga Activist will lead this hour long class. Please email to register First 30 respondents will be confirmed; others wait listed.

Spanish Conversation Club

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, 11 a.m.

Looking to grow, revive, or begin to develop your Spanish skills? Join us for these weekly casual conversation hours, led by instructor Luz Verost. Questions? Email