Neighborhood Library

Come And Join Us For Knit & Lit!

Do you like to knit or crochet? Are you a reader? If so, then join our Knit & Lit Club.We meet on Saturday afternoons at 3 p.m. for fun, conversation, and the chance to hang out. We are an informal group -- no registration required. Just show up. The club is open to all skill levels.

Who Likes Spaceship Stories? And Teen Romance?

If you have answered yes to one or both of these questions, then you must read Across the Universe by

Block Party For Knitters & Crocheters

Join us on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. for a Block Party. Knit & Lit, a social group for knitters and crocheters, will be finishing up their local charity project.

Reading Lolita in Georgetown

Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Azar Nafisi read Lolita in Tehran, and we are reading it in D.C.!

September Film Series

Amazing Tales of Survival

Join us for films about people who overcame extraordinary circumstances. We will show the movies in the large lower-level meeting room. All movies will start at 6 p.m., except Into the Wild, which will begin at 5 p.m.

New Books For Teens

And Other Like-Minded Readers

Take a look at some new books for teen readers. Click on the book covers to read a short summary of the book, place a hold, or see where the books are available.Rise of the Elgenby Michael Vey

Summer Reading ends Aug. 24!

Did you reach your goal?

We know you've been reading all summer long. Don't forget to collect your prizes!Prizes for 0-6 years old: 3 hours of reading -- Nightlight8 hours of reading --  BookPrizes for 6 years old:3 hours of reading -- Book light8 hours of reading -- Enter raffle to win e-readerStop in today and get your prize in the Children's Room at the desk.

Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

Thursday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Join the Georgetown Book Club in our first discussion of short stories in years!  

Non-Fiction Book Club for September

Non-fiction readers will delight in David Brooks's wit and insight this month when we read and talk about The Social Animal.We will meet on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Graphic Novel Book Club: 'Aya'

We will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 4 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss Aya by Marguerite Abouet & Clement Oubrerie.Aya is a self-possessed young woman who lives in the Ivory Coast.