Tell us about them!
Published on Monday, July 22, 2013
Tell us about them!
Beneath the Surface - Teen Summer Reading
Published on Thursday, July 18, 2013
Candice Iloh is an educator, poet, and performance artist who has lead workshops for the past 6 years throughout the D.C. metropolitan area. She hopes to encourage women and young people to use their own voices and create their own worlds.
Published on Sunday, July 7, 2013
DC Public Library and Glover Park Village are teaming up! Call the shots and create a reading club that’s your club!
Join us for a meet-and-greet session on Wednesday, July 10 at 11 a.m. to decide what genres and authors you would like to discuss. We're meeting at:
Guy Mason Recreation Center
600 Calvert St. NW
For more information, please call the Georgetown Neighborhood Library at 202-727-0232.
Published on Saturday, July 6, 2013
The Language Education and Technology Center (Language ETC) will lead an English Conversation Circle for adults at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.
Please register in person or by phone.
Mondays & Wednesdays,
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
July 15 to Aug. 26
Published on Friday, July 5, 2013
On her first wedding anniversary, Amy Dunne writes in her diary, "I am fat with love, even though people kept telling and telling us the first year was going to be so hard, as if we were naive children marching off to war. It wasn't hard. We are meant to be married."
Published on Saturday, June 29, 2013
Storm, by Brigid Kemmerer is the first novel in the Elemental Series.
At the beginning of this book, Becca rescues Chris from a group of bullies in the high school parking lot but he didn't really need her help. Chris and his three brothers are pure Elementals and they control water, earth, fire and air.
Follow along as Becca and the four will have to use all their resources in order to save the town from other Elementals that are up to no good.
Published on Friday, June 28, 2013
Get growing this summer with Mary Farrah, Extension Agent from Urban Gardening & Forestry Outreach at the University of the District of Columbia, will give a presentation about gardening on Saturday, July 13 at 12:30 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
Published on Thursday, June 27, 2013
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July Film Series
Published on Wednesday, June 26, 2013
This July we will screen films about people who made stunning personal transformations under very challenging circumstances. We hope their stories inspire you. The theme compliments our summer reading program, Groundbreaking Reads. All screenings are free and open to the public. Please note that the first three films start at 6:30pm, but the following two begin at 6pm.
Published on Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Do you want to win a notebook computer? If so then write a jazzy book review and submit it to your neighborhood library by Aug. 23.
How does the contest work? Choose a book that you feel strongly about and write a one-page essay convincing someone else to read it.
Only one entry is allowed per person and please include your name, contact info, and the name of the neighborhood library where you'll turn it in. Entries can be typed or handwritten.
Ages 13 to 19.