Adults

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Legends & Lore D.C. Book Discussion Series

For September's Legends & Lore D.C. book discussion series, we will be discussing Cane by Jean Toomer.
Harvest of Empire

History Book Club

Join our monthly History Book Club as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by discussing Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America by Juan Gonzalez.
The Philadelphia Story

Classic Cinema Night

Join us as we watch the funny and witty movie The Philadelphia Story (1940).   A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.   Staring Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn and Jimmy Stewart, this film was nominated for six Academy Awards.
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Genealogy Database Workshop

Not sure on how to trace your family’s roots? Learn how to access Heritage Quest along with the Historic Washington Post and Baltimore Afro to research your family’s history. Come discover these tips and more. Basic computer knowledge, skills and aptitude of the internet are required for this workshop.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Classic Cinema Night

Join us at our monthly screening of a classic film as we enjoy Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.
Cold Sassy Tree book cover.

Fiction Lover's Book Club

New time and place!Please join The Fiction Lover's Book Club as we discuss Olive Ann Burns' Cold Sassy Tree.  
Opera Unmasked

Opera Unmasked

Are you a fan of opera? Never seen one before and are ashamed to tell your friends that you secretly want to? Intimidated by multiple languages and confusing dramatic plots? Join us for Opera Unmasked, the once per month screening of one full-length opera via Alexander Street's Opera in Video.

Adult Nutrition Class: Healthy Ideas for Managing Your Diabetes

Learn practical and delicious ways to manage your diabetes in this free class, including how to plan meals and snacks to manage blood sugar and feel great. This class will be led by Roxana Ehsani, registered dietitian and in-store nutritionist for Giant Food. The class will be held in our activity room on the second floor and will be approximately one hour long. 
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Adult Nutrition Class: 10 Tips to a Healthier You

Whether you are concerned about your weight, diabetes, or just living a healthier lifestyle, this free class will help you identify simple and gradual changes you can make that add up to major improvements. Learn tips to improve your diet, overall health and boost your energy levels.  This class will be led by Roxana Ehsani, registered dietitian and in-store nutritionist for Giant Food. The class will be held in our activity room on the second floor and will be approximately one hour long. 

Adult Book Club

Francis Gregory's Adult Book Club is changing and we need YOUR help! Join us on Thursday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss how we can make Francis Gregory's Adult Book Club even better, with more dynamic reads, themes, and discussions.

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