Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

English Conversation Group

Free English Conversation Classes

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 10 a.m.

The Washington English Center in partnership with the DC Public Library, Georgetown branch, will offer free English Conversation Classes to adults by qualified and trained volunteer teachers from WEC.Mondays (except August 2016) and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at  The Georgetown Neighborhood Library 3260 R Street NW
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Baby and Toddler Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 11 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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Book Hill Talks: Developing Classroom Communities

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

Amy Williamson, Chair of the Education, Health and Social Work Division of the University of the District of Columbia, will be on hand to discuss her research on engaging and increasing cultural competencies of today's students.  (Rescheduled from May 11, 2016)
Music Time

Music Time

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 2 p.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to five years old. Our Music Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more songs, activities and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  
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DC Reads: The Hopefuls

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a discussion of Jennifer Close's The Hopefuls.
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Song and Dance

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Get ready to get down! Join us as we explore different rhythms and do basic dance steps. This 20-minute program of music and movement develops listening and motor skills while stimulating an interest in music. Percussion instruments help children and caregivers follow the leader or dance to the beat of their own drummers. Ages birth to five. 
Drawing Basics

Drawing Basics

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 3 p.m.

The Georgetown Branch of the DC Public Library, in partnership with Guy Mason Recreation Center, presents local artist HELEN GALLAGHER who will teach sessions on Drawing Basics.  Classes will include instruction on Shapes, Shading, Proportion, Measurement, and Perspective.   Some drawing materials will be provided. Ages 18 and older.  
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Spanish Conversation Club

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, 10 a.m.

Looking to grow, revive, or begin to develop your Spanish skills? Join us for these weekly casual conversation hours led by instructor Luz Verost. Questions? Email julia.strusienski@dc.gov.

Preschool Story Time

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.

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