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Poets on the Fringe Celebrate

National Poetry Month at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library

If you love contemporary poetry, then come listen to the Poets on the Fringe, a group of local poets who celebrate National Poetry Month by reading their poems at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.

Epic Origami Yoda Trivia Showdown

Earlier this month, an epic battle of wits took place at the Georgetown Library. In a trivia showdown, contestants tested their knowledge of all things Star Wars and Origami Yoda to see who would be the ultimate master.

A Librarian Bakes - Rosemary Chocolate Chip Cookies (They’re Vegan Too!)

Welcome to A Librarian Bakes! This blog series will celebrate

'The Lowland'

Georgetown Book Club's May Selection

As children in India in the 1960s, brothers Udayan and Subhash Mitra are close and spend their days exploring their neighborhood in Calcutta and sharing adventures. However, as they come of age, Udayan develops a commitment to radical politics that Subhash does not share.

Japan-In-A-Suitcase

A Japanese Cultural Presentation for kids

Japan-In-A-Suitcase is a fun and interactive cultural presentation about Japan for 6- to 12-year-olds.It will be held in the Georgetown Meeting Room on April 22 at 4 p.m. This program is presented by the National Association of Japan-America Society

Eggstravaganza!

Join us for our annual Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m.  This eggstra special story time will include songs, snacks and crafts featuring eggs and bunnies.  Fun for ages 3-8.  Come hop into spring with us! 

French Market Fête

Book Hill French Market

Celebrate spring and enjoy the festivities of the annual Book Hill French Market ... and visit the library! We have planned two days of special programs in cooperation with the Alliance Française of Washington. The activities of the French Market Fête will held at the library on Friday, April 25th and Saturday, April 26th.

Graphic Novel Club Goes to Vaudeville

The Graphic Novel Book Club had a blast from the past this month. Discussing Bluffton by Matt Phelan, we dug deeper into the life of Buster Keaton and the hijinks of vaudeville.

Job Workshops & Support Group

Free classes!

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The Federal Poets Read at Georgetown

... And so can you!

"Poetry is BOSS.""Poetry is boring.""Poetry is...surprising?"It's complicated. So over. The best thing since prose. Everybody's got a different idea about poetry: what it 'means', whether it's 'good'. And for one month each year, we set aside some time to tackle this most difficult, yet potentially rewarding of subjects.

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