Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library


Baby and Toddler Story Time

Friday, October 28, 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, October 29, 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. 
Board Games

Tabletop Games Meet-Up

Sunday, October 30, 2016, 1:00 pm

Join us every Sunday from 1 - 5 p.m. for our brand new patron-led tabletop games meet-up! All ages are welcome, but most games are intended for ages 8 and up. Various tabletop games will be available for immediate play, and more games will be added with attendance! If you have questions about this exciting program, please contact Ms. Quarles at 202-698-6373.
Hocus Pocus

"Hocus Pocus" Film Showing

Monday, October 31, 2016, 6:30 pm

Join us at 6:30 p.m. on October 31 in the second floor large meeting room for a special film showing of Disney's Hocus Pocus, starring Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker!
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Come Write In

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 (All day)

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 p.m. on November 30.   Need a quiet place to pound out another thousand words? Gather with other NaNoWriMo writers and be inspired by the literary atmosphere.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, November 1, 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.
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Beating Writer's Block

Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 7:00 pm

November is National Novel Writing Month. Whether you’re starting a novel or perfecting a poem, there are tools you need to get the job done. Attend these sessions to learn strategies for overcoming writer’s block and effectively capturing your ideas on paper. Come prepared to write.                                    
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Stop and Breathe: A Monthly Meditation Workshop

Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 7:00 pm

Join DC Public Library and CALMFIDENCE Institute for a series of monthly meditation workshops.