Educational Programs

Dr. Andrew K. Johnston, Geographer, Smithsonian National Air and Space MuseumTime and Navigation Book Cover

Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There

Dr. Andrew K. Johnston, geographer from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, will explore the connection and social implications between time and navigation history in his new book, Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There.
Health Literacy for Healthy Living

Health Literacy for Healthy Living - CANCELED

Learn to find and assess quality online health information. This class will be 2.5 hours. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc. Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate medical websites. Evaluate medical websites for updates and active links. Research personal health issues.
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Getting Started with Online Event Registrations (Registration Required)

Let Constant Contact’s local expert guide you step-by-step in how to quickly and easily set up the online registration for your next event in Constant Contact’s EventSpot.Register Now Registration is limited to 36 participants and workstations will be assigned to registered participants first. Walk-in participants are welcome and all participants can feel free to bring their tablets or laptops.
Constant Contact LogoRomona Foster, Authorized Constant Contact Trainer

Build Your Marketing Toolkit (Registration Required)

Are you seeking the right strategies to make your marketing efforts as effective as possible? This 2.5-hour workshop, co-sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., is designed to uncover important and core marketing concepts and show how a little marketing knowledge can go a long way. Register Now!
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Book Hill Talks: 'Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm' Screening and Discussion

What does the future hold for books? Booksellers? And (most importantly) libraries? Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library for a screening of the Deutsche Welle TV Arts 21 short doc Gutenberg in the Cyberstorm (26 min), followed by an open discussion. For more info: Wendell Kellar wendell.kellar@dc.gov 202-210-1860  
Back To School

Back To School: Happy Hour

Celebrate the New School Year: Meet your Neighborhood Librarians Sign up for your Educator’s Card Learn about online educational tools Discover video streaming services for your classroom Bring your own paper & use our Accu-Cutter Die Block System to decorate your room Random door prize drawing Mocktails and light refreshments 
Back To School

Back To School: Happy Hour

Celebrate the New School Year: · Meet your neighborhood librarians · Sign up for your Educator’s Card · Learn about online educational tools · Discover video streaming services for your classroom · Bring your own paper & use our Accu-Cutter Die Block System to decorate your room · Random door prize drawing · Mocktails and light refreshments      
Back To School

Back To School: Happy Hour

Celebrate the New School Year:   · Meet your neighborhood librarians · Sign up for your Educator’s Card · Learn about online educational tools · Discover video streaming services for your classroom · Bring your own paper & use our Accu-Cutter Die Block System to cut letters and shapesdecorate your room · Random door prize drawing    
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Backyard Composting Basics

John Wheeler, Master Gardener, will be presenting on the basics of backyard composting. Wheeler will cover the benefits of using compost in your garden, different methods of backyard composting, and what you can and can not add to your compost. We will meet in the meeting room on the lower level. Come ready to ask questions!
Rainbow Foods

Rainbow Food

What are the benefits of eating multiple colored fruits and vegetables? A nutritionist from Giant®  will discuss the nutritional value of fruits and vegetables according to color.      

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