Neighborhood Library

Teen Book Review Contest

Do you want to win a notebook computer? If so then write a jazzy book review and submit it to your neighborhood library by Aug. 23.How does the contest work? Choose a book that you feel strongly about and write a one-page essay convincing someone else to read it. 

Science in the Summer Signup

Science in the Summer is a fun, free experiment-oriented course taught by certified teachers to groups of 15 children in two age groups:children entering second and third grades (Level I)children entering fourth through sixth grades (Level II)These programs are desig

Need Help With eBooks?

Can't wrap your head around how to download free library books to your tablet, smartphone, or personal computer? Please stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library for a one-hour Downloadable Media Clinic on Tuesday evenings and Friday mornings. Bring your library card number and whichever eBook reader or electronic device that you need assistance with.

One Tough Freshman Class

Morning Glories by Nick Spencer is as crazy as it is intense.

Want a DCPL Reusable Shopping Bag? How about a Kindle?

If you're an adult, all you have to do is:1. Come in and sign up for Summer Reading for Adults.2. Read whatever you want.3. Come back in and submit a review--even a brief one--of what you've read. 

Wheatpasting With Albus Cavus

 Come celebrate Te

Remarkable DC

Reading this month's Georgetown Book Club selection Remarkable Creatures and growing interested in fossils and paleontology? Already curious about these topics?

Federal Poets Read at the Georgetown Library

The Federal Poets, the oldest continuously active poetry group in the Washington D.C. area (first convened in 1944), will gather at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library to read from their works.Please join us on the beautiful terrace at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 to enjoy and support our local poets.  

Gentle Yoga Tuesday Afternoons

Jillian Penndorf is a certified yoga instructor who enjoys teaching gentle yoga classes.  This type of yoga is ideal for people recovering from injury or illness.Adults 18 years and older.  Please call 202-727-0232 to sign up.  Tuesdays from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m in the Meeting Room - Lower Level.

Author Natalie Lorenzi visits Georgetown Library

Georgetown Library got a taste of Japanese Culture on May 22. Natalie Lorenzi, author of Flying The Dragon, visited to answer questions about her book, and make origami kites with participants.