C.R GibbsDC Emancipation Lecture

C.R. Gibbs DC Emancipation Lecture

Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us as we commemorate DC Emancipation Day In commemoration of Emancipation Day, C.R. Gibbs, noted, local, award-winning historian international lecturer, author and historian of the African will present "12 Years A Slave: Solomon Northup's Washington.” This enlightening lecture ends with the impact of DC Emancipation on Northup's attempt to get justice in Washington, DC. What is Emancipation Day?
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DiCcion Queer: Bilingual Writing Group for LGBTQ Latin@s

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:30 pm

Do you write poetry, cuentos, plays or creative essays? Join other Latin@ LGBTQ emerging writers to share, read and comment on each other's work. Bring your own writings or stop by to learn about books written by Latin@ Queer Writers. The workshop is free and open to writers of all genres and levels of experience who write in Spanish, Portuguese or English. No prior writing experience is necessary. 
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 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!

Family Game Night

O'Dell's Book Club is inviting you to attend a fun-filled game night. Join us for board games, card games, and chess. There will be light refreshments for gamers. This program is free for all ages.
Open Mic

Open Mic Night

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

We are having an Open Mic available  To ALL POETS, SINGERS, and RAPPERS You will get 3 minutes to show off   show off your talent!   We would love to see what you are made of. Remember to keep it clean!   All are welcome.      
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Book Discussion

A story about 1992 Los Angeles riots which details a series of murders committed outside of the active rioting zones by gang members using the chaos to settle old scores.  

Georgetown Trivia Night

Thursday, April 13, 2017, 7:00 pm

Come join us for Georgetown Neighborhood Library's monthly trivia night!  (Trivia night is held on the second Thursday of every month).  Bring friends or we'll team you up with fellow trivia-lovers present for the chance to win prizes and...eternal GLORY.  This program is recommended for adults and savvy teens.  Brainy snacks and sparkling beverages will be provided.
Teen Tech

2017 Teen Tech Week

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

You Can Afford College!

Thursday, March 30, 2017, 6:30 pm

Do you think it’s impossible to afford college these days? Think it’s too late in life to go back to school? Need help with tuition costs? Then this workshop is for YOU!  
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Saturday, April 22, 2017, 12:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day at the library!  Stop by for a showing of "Wall-E" (2008), an Oscar-winning animated delight about the misadventures of the last robot on Earth, circa 2800, who romances a sleek, high-tech android. After the film, stroll around the neighborhood as we celebrate the 2nd Annual Tenleytown Earth Day. Free Popcorn!  Respect Mother Earth!