Neighborhood Library

Non-Fiction Book Club

November's Selection

The Georgetown Non-Fiction Book club will meet on Thursday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. We will discuss Jon Krakauer's eerie and exciting Into the Wild.Extra copies are available for check-out near the circulation desk.

Not Another Supernatural Love Triangle

Simon likes Clary. Clary likes Jace. Jace wants nothing to do with Simon. Sound a little familiar?

Graphic Novel Book Club!

Aya wants to grow up and be a doctor. She wants to help people, but her friends and relatives — another story!Baby daddies, alcohol, parties, troubled teens, and scandal are only the beginning! Read one or all of the books and we’ll fill you in on the rest. Come learn about how the Ivory Coast has all the same everyday issues as the U.S.A. and any other first world country.

Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, Oct. 18: 'Salvage the Bones'

The Georgetown Book Club will meet to discuss Jesmyn Ward's 2011 National Book Award-winning novel Salvage the Bones on Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m.

Transforming Ourselves Through Meditation & Lifestyle

Find out how meditation can awaken us to our higher purpose, connect us to the source of all happiness within us, and help us lead more enriching and productive lives.Participants will learn a simple but powerful method of meditation that can transform their lives. David Newcomb will discuss how meditation can help heal us physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.

DC Reads: Screening of Kubrick's 'Lolita'

Reading Lolita in Tehran is the selection for DC Reads 2012. One Book. One City.

Kids Can Participate in DC Reads Too!

During a four-week period in October and November, people all over the city will be enjoying Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi.

Congratulations Kayla!

Summer Reading Winner

Congratulations to Kayla Tom of Stoddert Elementary School!Kayla is not sure just yet how she will be using her Kindle, but Kayla and her father, Kwok F. Tom, learned how to download materials from DCPL's website and even placed a hold for her future download.

Paper Fun Club: Pumpkin Mobiles!

The Origami Club is expanding and refocusing to incorporate a wider range of interests and abilities. We are now the Paper Fun Club.At the next meeting, on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m., we will make pumpkin lanterns. The library will provide all materials.Registration is not required.

October Film Series

All the World's a Stage: Movies about Movies

Join us for free screenings of these warm and witty views of lives consumed by passion for film and theater. All movies start at 6p.m. in the large lower-level meeting room.