Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

October Film Series

Baltimore Lives

The October Film Series: Baltimore Lives will showcase three films about the lives of people who live in Baltimore.All films will start at 2:30p.m. on Fridays. Please contact megan.mcnitt@dc.gov for a complete list.

Thursday Night Poetry With Featured Poets

Followed by an open mic

Celebrate our local poets at your local library every first Thursday of the month.  For Oct. 2 at 7 p.m., the featured poets are Rocky Jones and David Taylor Nielsen.An open mic follows, so bring your own works to share.David Taylor Nielsen is a literary coach and reading teacher with Montgomery County Public Schools.

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)?

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