"After the Spill" - DC Environmental Film Festival

AFTER THE SPILL (USA, 2015, 62 MIN) DIRECTED BY JON BOWERMASTER Join us for a DC Environmental Film Festival Screening of this important topic that should concern us all.  On Earth Day 2010, the oil rig Deepwater Horizon exploded, flooding the Gulf of Mexico with crude oil and devastating the coastline.   Five years later this film uncovers the enduring impact of the catastrophe.  Meet the Filmmaker Jon Bowermaster following the screening.

"Freightened" - DC Environmental Film Festival

FREIGHTENED (USA, 2016, 84 MIN) Dir. Denis Delestrac A Powerful DC Environmental Film Festival Screening that looks at the how the cargo shipping industry moves goods around the world. 90% of the goods we consume in the West are manufactured in far-off lands and brought to us by ship. The cargo shipping industry is a key player in world economy and forms the basis of our very model of modern civilization.

We the People Speak!... Poetry/Spoken Word Contest

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us in sharing your words for life in uncertain times!   Here’s how to enter: * Register at Francis Gregory Library– Information Desk * Limited to 15 participants * Must be registered by April 21, 2017 * WINNERS WILL RECEIVE $$$ PRIZES!!!   This program will take place in the Main Meeting Room, 2nd floor.  
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Writers Working: The Petworth Library Writers Workshop

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

The Petworth Library holds a biweekly writer's workshop. To inquire about the workshop please send an email to or call 202-243-1187.   
Mozza at Home

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

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

Bring your favorite Android device to learn the basic concepts of coding in a few easy steps!
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Reading Group at Guy Mason Recreation Center

Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 11:00 am

The Reading Group at Guy Mason Recreation Center meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. to discuss selected books.  We meet at the recreation center located at  3600 Calvert Street, NW, Washington DC 20007. This book club is a partnership between the Georgetown branch of the DC Public Library and Guy Mason Recreation Center.
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Resume Writing Workshop

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:00 pm

Get tips from a Career Development Facilitator for the best formatting, wording, and layout to make your resume stand out and look professional.  Workshop space is limited to 10 participants.  Call or stop by the reference desk to sign up at 202-698-1363. 

March Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, March 28, 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

March Gentle Yoga at Georgetown

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 10:00 am

Join our instructors for a free one-hour yoga class every Tuesday morning at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. The 10 a.m. gentle yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels and ranges of motion, especially targeting adults ages 55+ and those with limited flexibility.March class schedule: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28