Neighborhood Library

Author/Illustrator Cece Bell visits Georgetown Library

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 4 p.m.

Award-winning author & illustrator Cece Bell will talk about her latest book, El Deafo, a graphic novel that describes her experiences growing up deaf in the 1970s.As a child, Cece felt like she was a superhero with special powers from her hearing aid. So she called herself "El Deafo."

Spotlight on New Teen Reads

'Let's Get Lost' by Adi Alsaid

Adi Alsaid’s debut,

Back-to-School Party at Whole Foods Market

Celebrate the start of the school year with the library at the Whole Foods Market in Georgetown (2323 Wisconsin Ave. NW)! 

Congratulations to the Georgetown Library Summer Reading Winners!

The Fizz Boom Read, age 6-12 winner of a Kindle Fire is Ashalia A.

How to Publish a Great Book

Information session by Charlene Giannetti

Kathryn Erskine Writing Workshop and Author Talk

Sept. 16 at 4 p.m.

Kathryn Erskine is the author of five children’s novels, including National Book Award winner Mockingbird, the recent Jane Addams Peace Award honor book

A Librarian Bakes

Yeasted Plum Cake

Late summer is the time for plums.And what better way to enjoy the fruit than with Luisa Weiss's Pflaumenkuchen (yeasted plum cake)?

New Book Club for Fourth and Fifth Graders

A new children's program at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library

Join us for our first meeting of the Fourth and Fifth Grade Book Club at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library.

T'ai Chi Returns!

Free classes with Susan Lowell

Sedentary at work? Have aches and pains?If you are looking for a gentle exercise that boosts flexibility and soothes stress, come join our popular free t'ai chi classes, which are returning this month.

Origami at the Library and Origami Books