Neighborhood Library

The “Eggstravaganza” Returns!

Please join us Saturday, April 7, at 10:30 a.m. for a springy story time, sweets and springtime crafts.

Family Origami Fun

Cherry Blossoms

Nature lovers delight! We will make origami cherry blossom branches on Thursday, April 5th at 7 p.m. All materials provided. This family-friendly event is open to all ages.

Georgetown Bookclub: "Midnight's Children"

We keep hearing that we must read Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize-winning masterwork Midnight's Children, but it is really long! And complex! So we are going to do something we've never done before in the three-year history of the Georgetown Book Club...

Celebrating Seuss

Celebrate all things Seuss and the love of reading with stories and crafts.Tuesday, March 20, at 3:30 p.m.

Crossing a Barrier of Footlights

An Opera Lecture/Demonstration for All Ages

Learn about two exceptional black women of D.C., Mary Cardwell Dawson and Madame Lillian Evanti, who made history and international news, in crossing a barrier of footlights in the opera world.

Teen Club

Wednesday, March 21, at 4 p.m.

All and any teens who want to talk about teen issues with other teens are invited to our Teen Club. We will meet after school (4 p.m.) in the YA area upstairs.  The Teen Club is an informal group for ages 14 and up.

Jazz Appreciation Month

April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and the Georgetown Library is celebrating with “Miss Ella’s Playhouse,” a jazzy story time, Tuesday, April 10, at 3:30 p.m.

Graphic Novel Club

The Graphic Novel club will meet on Tuesday, March 20, at 6:30 p.m.We will continue our discussion of American Born Chinese and Houdini: the Handcuff King.See you soon!

Georgetown Book Club

"People of the Book"

Join the Georgetown Book Club on Thursday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss Geraldine Brook's historical novel, People of the Book.

Read-In: It's a Book. . . Or Is It?

Books now take many forms.  Explore some of the more current versions at the Georgetown Library on Saturday, March 10.  From 10 a.m. to noon, we will host an "e-reader petting zoo" and provide help with downloading library e-books or audio books to your e-reader or other portable device. Bring your device and your library card number with you.  Also, bring your laptop if you need help downloading onto a dedicated e-reader such as a Kindle, Nook or an mp3 player that is not also a smart phone.