Neighborhood Library

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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson.
Music Time

Music Time

Thursday, Oct. 27, 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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Adult Coloring

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, 6:30 p.m.

Join us monthly for these relaxed coloring sessions. We will provide the coloring sheets and colored pencils, though personal supplies are welcome as well. The sessions will last from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Questions? Email
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Song and Dance

Friday, Oct. 28, 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. 28, 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. 29, 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

Preschool Story Time

Saturday, Oct. 22, 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.
English Conversation Group

Free English Conversation Classes

Monday, Oct. 31, 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
Toddler Art and Stories

Toddler Art and Stories

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, 3:30 p.m.

Get up and get creative at our Toddler Art and Stories! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and art activities that  are designed to help develop your child’s language and motor skills. After storytime, your child will participate in a process-oriented art project to explore art materials and the world around them. Process-oriented art focuses on what can be learned from the act of making art rather than the product.

Moveable Feast - Classics Reading Group

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, 1 p.m.

Moveable Feast - The Classics Reading Group meets on the first Tuesday of every month. Meetings rotate between the Cleveland Park, Georgetown, and Palisades Neighborhood Libraries.   For more information, please contact: Betsy (Cleveland Park)  202-282-3080 Jay (Georgetown) 202-727-0232