Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

The Olympics are Here!

The Olympics are here!  Come celebrate with the Children’s Room.  Hear World Music, create your own Olympic mascot and read about your favorite event.We're also celebrating our expanding World Language collection, including books in Spanish, French, Chinese, Arabic and more.

The International Child Art Foundation Arts Olympiad Exhibition

Artwork from the 4th Arts Olympiad Exhibition

Georgetown Library's Children's Room is serving as a host site for The International Child Art Foundation’s Arts Olympiad Exhibitions.The exhibit is running now through Aug. 10 in the Children's Room, Lower Level.

Japan-in-a-Suitcase

Tuesday, Aug. 72 p.m.Learn about Japanese culture, see and touch clothing and other items from Japan (such as schoolbags & indoor shoes), learn to count in Japanese, greet others in Japanese and more.  Following the presentation, play traditional Japanese games, try using chopsticks and other hands-on activities.Presented in partnership with the Japan-America society.

"Goldy Bear and the Three Locks"

Monday, Aug. 61:30 pm"Goldy Bear and the Three Locks," presented by Blue Sky Puppets, tells the story of Goldy, a student athlete and bookworm who also happens to be a world-class babysitter in constant demand.

Mission: Preservation Time Change

Program will be at 3 p.m.

The program originally scheduled for 11 a.m. tomorrow (Wednesday, July 25), will be at 3 p.m. Please join us then.We apologize for any inconvenience.Investigate! Be a Conservator:

Come Write-In!

Work on your novel or other writing project, meet other local writers, and enjoy refreshments at the Georgetown Library!  We will be holding write-ins every Tuesday in August from 6-9 p.m. in the lower level conference room. 

Classic British Novels on Film

August Film Series

Join us for adaptations of 18-century classics that feature your favorite stars! All movies will air at 6 p.m. (on Tuesdays) in the lower-level meeting room.Aug. 7 -- Jane Eyre (2011)PG-13, 2 hours

Non-Fiction Book Club: 'Grand Avenues'

The Georgetown Non-Fiction Book Club will meet on Thursday, Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. to discuss Grand Avenues: The Story of the French Visionary Who Designed Washington, D.C. by Scott W. Berg.

July Film Series at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library

Favorite Food Movies

July 10 - Big NightUnited States, 1996, 109 minutes, Rated RA failing Italian restaurant run by two brothers gambles on one special night to try to save the business.July 17 - ChocolatFrance, 2001, 121 minutes, Rated PG-13

Summer Fun Ideas

We have an array of materials to help you enjoy summer. You'll find books on grilling, entertaining, hiking, tennis and more in the west room on the first floor. All materials are available for check-out!

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