Come join us for origami at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library!On Saturday, June 30 at 10:30 a.m., patrons of all ages and skill levels will learn how to make simple paper cats.The library will provide the materials.
Long summer days remind us to slow down and look at the world around us. What better time to also look within? On Tuesday, June 12 at 7 p.m., Karin Silverman of Science of Spirituality will present a workshop on Meditation for Healthy Living at the Georgetown Library.
Step Afrika! Reads promotes reading and literacy skills with a special story time, then invites kids to get up on their feet to participate in a mini workshop with the artists from Step Afrika!'s newest production, nxt/step at several of our library locations.Each year, Step Afrika!
Seeking Serenity? Please join us for a workshop on Meditation for Everyday Living presented by William Smith of Science of Spirituality. The program will take place on Tuesday, May 15 at 7 pm in the lower level of the Georgetown Library.
This May marks the 200th anniversary of the arrival 17-year-old George Peabody's in Georgetown with his older uncle and their establishment of a dry goods store on Bridge Street, today's M Street. Over the decades, Mr. Peabody became a multi-millionaire and in 1867 donated $15,000 to establish a library in Georgetown. We will celebrate the anniversary and the return of his fully restored portrait -- damaged in the 2007 Georgetown Library fire -- with an author talk every Thursday in May, 6:30 p.m., Georgetown Library. The authors scheduled are:
Are you a D.C. young professional between 21 and 35? Do you like discussing books and drinking beer—preferably at the same time?Come to the Young Prose Book Group, a casual and friendly gathering sponsored by the Georgetown and Tenley branches of the DC Public Library that meets the last Wednesday of each month. We meet at 7 p.m. at Public Bar, 4615 41st St.