Young Martin Luther King Jr.

Poetry Slam and Open Mic

Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 4:30 pm

In honor of Dr. King's talent for oration and moving people with spoken word, we invite youth ages 12-18 to read a poem, sing a song, or just speak their mind.  Refreshments will be served and community service hours will be given.  Hosted by Teen Advisory Group. 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the lower level meeting room.  
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Exploring Thanksgiving

What is the story of Thanksgiving from a Native American perspective? Visit Teen Space to review two written works by Native American authors and have lively discussions with your peers about what we can learn from their experiences. To wrap up, create a collage to represent your view of Thanksgiving. Ages 13-19.  

National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week: A Neighborhood Gathering

November 12-20, 2016 is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. Join community members as the Tenleytown Library hosts a public neighborhood gathering to draw attention to the problems of hunger and homelessness that affect far too many people in DC.
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National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week: After-School Lounge

November 12-20, 2016 is National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week.  Local students gather for a special After-School Lounge program to draw attention to the problems of hunger and homelessness. Join speakers and advocates for services to homeless teens in the District.  Help library staff prepare care packages to be distributed among Tenleytown's homeless population. Lots of Snacks!
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Feeder's Advisory : A Book Club for Those Who Love Food

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes?  This month’s book selection is Mark and Talia Kurlansky’s International Night : A Father and Daughter Cook Their Way Around the World. 

November/December Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 11:30 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class for all levels every Tuesday at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 11:30 a.m. class is suitable for yoga practitioners of all ages and skill levels. Interested in more events like this? Check out the rest of our Winter Wellness Workshop Series! November class schedule: 11/15, 11/22, 11/29 **No class on Tuesday, 11/1 or 11/8**
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Winter Wellness: Dancing Mindfulness Pop-Up Workshop

One Night Only! As part of our Winter Wellness workshop series, the Georgetown Neighborhood Library presents a special pop-up workshop in Dancing Mindfulness with certified instructor and LCSW Nicole Renard.

Game Night @ Deanwood

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 5:00 pm

It's Game Night @ Deanwood! Join us for board games, card games, and video games galore! There will be snacks and endless amounts of fun!   
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Global Kids

Friday, December 9, 2016, 4:00 pm

Global Kids is a non-profit educational organization that inspires youth to achieve academic excellence and empowers them to take action on critical issues facing their communities and the world.