September is National Yoga Month. At the Francis Gregory Library we are celebrating by hosting an information and instructional program on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m. Mr. Juneous Pettijohn, a registered Yoga instructor, will teach the class about the benefits of yoga and then lead the class in a series of yoga poses for beginners.
Do you feel the need to be more organized or more productive? Do you rush around but feel that you haven't accomplished anything? Have too many balls in the air? On Monday, Sept. 24 at 6:30 p.m., Ms. Judy Tiger, professional organizer, will provide strategies and tips to help us better manage our time, so we can lead less stressful lives.
Come celebrate the opening of the Francis Gregory Library on Saturday, June 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fun events for all ages! Refreshments! Sign up for Summer Reading! Meet Star Wars characters, including Darth Vadar...11 a.m. -- Story Time with Special Guest Sheila Stewart from Radio One (ages 2-6)11 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Face Painting
Come in and discuss your favorite, not-so-favorite, would-read-again, hate or would-recommend books by getting involved in a book club for the Summer Reading program “Own the Night.”This summer, drop everything and read!The book club will be every Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., starting July 11.
The new Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library opened its doors on June 19 after a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Vincent Gray and other city officials.Designed by award-winning architecture team of Adjaye Associates and Wiencek Associates, the new library opened on June 19, 2012 with Mayor Gray and other city officials at a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.
It appears that Kathy Williams's bridge-playing at the Francis A. Gregory Interim Library has paid off.Kathy, a novice bridge player and DCPL volunteer, won a novice game at the Washington Bridge Unit in Mount Rainer, Md. on Saturday, April 29.
Have you read a book that changed your life or made you remember the characters so well you wanted to "shout out" to the world?Well, this is your opportunity to express your feelings. Come to the DC Read-In and share your favorite book with others who love to read.The DC Read-In takes place on March 10, from 10 a.m. - noon.