The Georgetown Neighborhood Library congratulates Anneliese, the first National Novel Writing Month participant and DC Public Library NaNoWriMo registrant to return to our branch with her project completed -- that is, with a finished novel of at least 50,000 words.
Add some holiday cheer to your coffee cup!Teens ages 12-19 are invited to decorate cardboard coffee sleeves on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 3:30 p.m. The event is free and the library will provide materials. However, participants who wish to decorate more than one coffee sleeve are encouraged to bring extras (see photo).
With the return of chilly night air and the sights and sounds of the holidays nearing in the District, I can’t help but recall memories of baking cookies with my great aunt in preparation for fall and winter celebrations. These crystal clear memories emerge as the leaves fall and winter wraps its cold arms around us.
Do you have some old books just sitting around? Are you looking to explore your craftier self? Come and join us on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 6-8 p.m., in transforming old books into holiday decor. Together we'll explore deconstructing books and find what the pages can be turned into.