Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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The Words Beats & Life Academy

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 5:00 pm

Hip-Hop students become Hip-Hop masters: turning fans into community legends. Join Words Beats & Life to master the real world through Hip-Hop. This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.  
Recipe Swap

Cookbook Club

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us the third Thursday each month for Cookbook Club! Each month meet up with other cookbook enthusiasts to exchange recipes and sample treats. Check back each month for a new, featured recipe!   Please see the Adult Services Librarian for more information, or call 202-698-6373.

Weekend Story Time

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 11:00 am

Come in for weekend story time as we read, sing and rhyme! This program recommended for families with children ages 0-5. Join us afterwards for our Imaginative Play program. 

Zinio, Overdrive, and Freegal Drop-In Clinics

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 12:00 pm

Read digital issues of your favorite magazines with Zinio, the ultimate one-stop shop for magazine lovers, completely FREE with your DC Public Library card.
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My School DC Application Clinic

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 3:30 pm

Parents and caregivers, join representatives from My School DC at the Francis Gregory Library on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 to receive assistance in filling your common lottery application for the 2017-18 school year.
Furiously Happy

Adult Book Club

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30 pm

Pick up Francis Gregory's Adult Book Club's January selection, Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson.
Meditating Man

Stop and Breathe: A Monthly Meditation Workshop

Join DC Public Library and CALMFIDENCE Institute for a series of monthly meditation workshops.
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Monday, January 30, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration