Did you know all the great things you can do at any DC Public library?
1. Got a mobile music device? We have audiobooks you can download from the Web site – about 6,000 of them, with new titles constantly being added. We were also the first library system in the country to offer iPod-compatible downloadable audiobooks.
On Saturday, our neighbor Georgetown Cupcake helped us pull off a great event at the library. They donated cupcakes, frosting, and decorations, and an expert cupcake decorator taught us how to make our own pretty edible designs. So thank you Georgetown Cupcake for providing this wonderful experience for library patrons!
Don't miss this chance to purchase a signed copy of Kitty Kelley's new Oprah: A Biography newest book and support the renovation of the Georgetown Library at the same time! On Saturday, May 1, Kitty Kelley will be signing her new release at the Proper Topper in Georgetown from 2-4 p.m.All proceeds will benefit
Come sign up for the S.T.A.R. (Sing, Talk, and Read) Program at Georgetown Interim Library starting May 1st at 10:30a.m. The program is designed for the parent, grandparent, or caregiver with children 3 to 5 years old to get them ready to read. Spaces are limited so please inquire within. (202) 724-8810/(202) 724-8783
On Wednesday, we were lucky enough to have jazz musician Shenole Latimer visit Georgetown and teach us about the history of jazz. We even got to compose some of our own songs To see pictures of this event, and to find out what is coming up next at the library, check out the Facebook page for the "Georgetown Interim Library."
Ever find yourself in the
mood for a new, free book, but too lazy to go to the library? Even if
you know that you can download materials from the library's Web site,
you might be confused about the process.
This Saturday, we'll be hosting a program where you can learn to
download audio books, e-books, music, movies and more straight to your
home computer. All you need to get books from home is Internet access
and a library card number. Many books and albums can even be
transferred to your e-reader, smartphone or iPod!