Georgetown
Neighborhood Library

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Time

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, 11 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity 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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Twentythirtysomething Book Club (TTBC)

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join TTBC, a book group for younger adults at least 21 years old, as we discuss Bellweather Rhapsody by Kate Racculia.
Music Time

Music Time

Thursday, Nov. 17, 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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Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Adam Johnson's 2015 story collection Fortune Smiles, winner of the 2015 National Book Award for Fiction.
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Song and Dance

Friday, Nov. 18, 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. 
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Spanish Conversation Club

Saturday, Nov. 19, 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 julia.strusienski@dc.gov.

Preschool Story Time

Saturday, Nov. 12, 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.
Developing a Plot

Developing a Plot

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, 2 p.m.

David Hoof, Professor Emeritus of English, Georgetown University, continues with the next stage in novel writing - Developing a Plot. Plotting is a proven process for editing and revising stories ensuring that readers will be riveted to the final product.  The 5-part course will cover all aspects of this process. Starting Saturday September 10, 2016 2 pm Classes meet on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays.
English Conversation Group

Free English Conversation Classes

Monday, Nov. 21, 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, Nov. 21, 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.

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