Francis A. Gregory
Neighborhood Library

Pre-Civil War Free African-American Women

Please join us on Monday, February 13, at 6:30 p.m. for a Black History Month Program about Pre-Civil War free African-American women.  The Female RE-Enactors of Distinction (FREED) will bring to life several African-American women who were free and independent before the Civil War. 

Black History Month Family Poetry Reading

Do you have a favorite African-American poet?  Have you written a poem about some aspect of African-American history or culture?Please join us, and share a poem by or about African-Americans at the Black History Month Family Poetry Reading on Wednesday, February 15, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.

Bridge Club

Why play Bridge? There are many social and intellectual benefits to playing Bridge. It improves memory and concentration. Playing Bridge helps to develop logic, judgement and analytical skills as well as the ability to develop and modify plans. Playing Bridge is also a great way to meet people.

Digital Download Workshop

Did you get a new digital gadget as a holiday gift?  Would you like to learn how to download digital material from the District of Columbia Public Library catalog to your new device?Please join us Monday, January 23, at 7 p.m. to learn how to download electronic material to your computer, ereader and MP3 player.Please call 202-698-6373 for more information.

"Life Is Short But Wide"

Adult Book Club December 2011

The final 2011 book selection for the Francis A.

Adult Book Club

Date Changed

The Francis A. Gregory Adult Book Club has changed its meeting date to November 30 at 6:30.  We will discuss "Wench," by Dolan Perkins-Valdez.  We look forward to seeing you then.

Clean Up Your Clutter! and Friends' Flea Market

After The Clean Up Your Clutter! program on Wednesday, October 19, at 6:30 p.m., you can sell the items you no longer need or want at the annual Friends of Francis A. Gregory Flea Market. The flea market is on Saturday, October 29, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the East Washington Heights Baptist Church on the corner of Alabama and Branch avenues S.E. To get an application, please visit the Francis A. Gregory Interim Library, 2100 36th Place S.E., Washington, DC 20020.We look forward to seeing you at both events.

"The Pact," a Film

As a follow-up to The Other Wes Moore book discussion, we are screening The Pact.  This  documentary follows the lives

Clean Up Your Clutter

Clean Up Your Clutter:  A program about organizing your papers, home or office, and life.Embarrassed to invite friends and family to your home?  Can't find important documents, or are you wasting time looking for things?