Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 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.

MLK Library Modernization Community Meeting

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 5:30 pm

Plans for the modernization of the central library are nearing completion. -Come see the latest designs. -Learn about the project timeline -Hear about plans for library services during construction. Learn more at

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, December 9, 2016, 10:30 am

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.

Baby-Toddler Story Time

An early literacy lap-sit program that combines sharing stories, songs, rhythm activities and baby bounces.A short socialization playtime follows the books and music program.For ages birth to 24 months.

Weekend Story Time

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 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. 

Weekend Story Time

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

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.
Meditating Man

Stop and Breathe: A Monthly Meditation Workshop

Thursday, December 22, 2016, 7:00 pm

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

Adult Book Club

Thursday, February 23, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us in celebration of Black History Month with special selections for February's Adult Book Club on Thursday, February 23 at 6:30 p.m.