50th Anniversary Balloons

Countdown to the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Palisades Library on November 15!

The Palisades Library will celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Library Director Richard Reyes-Gavilan will lead a keynote address beginning at 1:30 p.m. A special day of events is planned including technology workshops, local bands, and a puppet show!  See a 3-D printer in action and meet local community groups!  The day's events have been generously supported by the Friends of Palisades Library.
Mozza at Home

Feeder's Advisory: A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Monday, March 20, 2017, 7:00 pm

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes? This month’s selection is Nancy Silverton’s Mozza at Home: More Than 150 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Relaxed, Family-Style Entertaining.
Teen Tech

2017 Teen Tech Week

Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

Bring your Favorite Android device to learn the basic concepts of coding in a few easy steps!
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Teen Anime Club

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 4:00 pm

Do you love anime?  Are you always looking for a new anime series to get into?  Are you interested in anime and don't know where to start?  Try Teen Anime Club! We vote and watch on 2 episodes of anime and then talk about it! We also discuss and share manga that we're currently reading.  Teen Anime Club takes place from 4-5 p.m. in the Southeast Meeting Room.  Recommended for ages 12-19
Teen Tech

2017 Teen Tech Week

Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

Bring your Favorite Android device to learn the basic concepts of coding in a few easy steps!
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Local YA Author talks 'Drawn' series

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join local author Maria Keffler for a discussion of the first book in her YA series, Drawn. Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing after the talk.
Logo for media savvy.

Animation Unplugged: A MEDIA SAVVY Workshop

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 3:30 pm

This course is an introduction to the basics of animation and is designed to stimulate recognition, discussion and comprehension of animated cinematic releases and video game technology. "Animation Unplugged" invites animators of all ages and artistic levels to create flip books, thaumotropes and other optical toys. Animation blends media literacy, visual arts, and technology education.  Through the creation of optical toys and flipbooks participants (unsuspectingly) incorporate:

From the Drum to Bebop

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us as the East River Jazz presents an inter-generational initiative offering a series of conversations and performances designed to engage young people,neighborhood elders and adults in their lives interested in sharing their jazz culture stories.  
Food Trends 2017

Food Trends 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017, 6:30 pm

Do you want to eat healthier? Interested in learning what’s HOT right now at your local grocer?  What are the food trends and hot cuisines for 2017? Join Roxana Ehsani, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN, In-Store Nutritionist at Giant, to discover the latest good-for-you food trends that are available on the shelves at local markets. You will have the opportunity to taste test new products and take home some recipes!

March Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11:15 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:15 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. March class schedule: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28