Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

Family Origami Club

May Workshop

Come join the fun! Origami lovers and the just plain curious are invited to our May workshop on Thursday, May 10th at 7 p.m. We will make origami boxes. These little boxes are the perfect size for candies and other trinkets (like a May basket). The library will provide the materials. Also, all ages and all skill levels are welcome. Registration is not required, but you may direct any questions to megan.mcnitt@dc.gov.

Celebrate Earth Day!

Check out our titles

We have an extensive collection of green advice books on display at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. These how-to books offer instructions on everything from reducing your carbon footprint to hosting an environmentally-friendly wedding. The display is on the first floor near the circulation desk.

Georgetown Library Hosts a Hunger Action Station

You too can help end child hunger!

Graphic Novels Club

Fables, Vol. 1

Fans of modern fairy tales have something to look forward to! We will meet on Tuesday, April 17th at 6:30 p.m. Our selection is Fables (Vol. 1) by Bill Willingham. Extra copies are available for check-out at the library near the circulation desk.

Non-Fiction Book Club

"Just Kids"

The Non-Fiction Book Club will discuss Patti Smith's memoir Just Kids on Thursday, April 26th at 7pm. This work won the National Book Award. Extra copies are available for check-out at the library near the circulation desk.

The “Eggstravaganza” Returns!

Please join us Saturday, April 7, at 10:30 a.m. for a springy story time, sweets and springtime crafts.

Family Origami Fun

Cherry Blossoms

Nature lovers delight! We will make origami cherry blossom branches on Thursday, April 5th at 7 p.m. All materials provided. This family-friendly event is open to all ages.

Georgetown Bookclub: "Midnight's Children"

We keep hearing that we must read Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize-winning masterwork Midnight's Children, but it is really long! And complex! So we are going to do something we've never done before in the three-year history of the Georgetown Book Club...

Celebrating Seuss

Celebrate all things Seuss and the love of reading with stories and crafts.Tuesday, March 20, at 3:30 p.m.

Crossing a Barrier of Footlights

An Opera Lecture/Demonstration for All Ages

Learn about two exceptional black women of D.C., Mary Cardwell Dawson and Madame Lillian Evanti, who made history and international news, in crossing a barrier of footlights in the opera world.

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