Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library


From the Drum to Bebop

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us as the East River Jazz presents an inter-generational initiative offering a series of conversations and performances designed to engage young people,neighborhood elders and adults in their lives interested in sharing their jazz culture stories.  
Tour de DCPL 2017


Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9:00 am

Library staff discovered a great way to explore the ongoing transformations at the DC Public Library -- by bike!
Recipe Swap

Cookbook Club

Monday, May 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us the fourth Monday 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 to RSVP.
Reptiles Alive!

Reptiles Alive!

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 4:00 pm

Enjoy an exciting live animal show! Friendly and professional wildlife presenters will entertain audiences of all ages with funny animal stories and facts while showcasing a colorful variety of exotic animals.
American Sign Language

Beginners American Sign Language Classes

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:00 am

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. Please register at the Information Desk.
Live Streaming

Livestreaming 101

Monday, June 19, 2017, 5:00 pm

Livestreaming is a great way to invite people into your world. Learn about the basic equipment, apps, software, and techniques with the Fab Lab that will make your stream unmissable. There is a maximum of 5 participants per session, and you must bring your charged smartphone or device.
Double Dutch 4 Fun

Double Dutch 4 Fun

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Double Dutch for Fun Jumpers are passionate about teaching all ages to enter & exit ropes properly and fun tricks to promote overall physical fitness for all. Jumping rope is a great way to burn calories, tone muscles and improve your cardiovascular endurance.  
Fort Davis Community in Southeast DC

Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, July 1, 2017 (All day)

Explore your neighborhood AND win Summer Reading prizes this July when you stop by the Francis A. Gregory Library to participate in the Fort Davis Neighborhood Photo Scavenger Hunt!
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Science in the Summer: Level 1

Monday, July 10, 2017, 2:00 pm

GSK Science in the Summer: The Science of Sports!
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Science in the Summer: Level 2

Monday, July 10, 2017, 3:30 pm

Students will discover how science helps athletes perform in their sports.  They will participate in challenges (balance, stability, reaction time) to understand physical and mental skills that can be helpful in sports and learn about the importance of good nutrition.  To understand the science behind the development of different types of protective sports equipment, students will build models.  In addition, they will explore the physics of several popular sports.  Students will create profile cards of their own ultimate athlete or sports scientist.